Buckman Elementary School

  • Buckman Elementary School serves 458 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 50-54% (which is higher than the Oregon state average of 42%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 60-64% (which is higher than the Oregon state average of 55%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is lower than the Oregon state level of 20:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 31% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Oregon state average of 37%.

School Overview

  • Buckman Elementary School's student population of 458 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 24 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students458 students
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Total Classroom Teachers24 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Buckman Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has decreased from 20:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Buckman Elementary School is 0.50, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.55. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (OR)
Overall School Rank#292 out of 1,194 schools
(Top 30%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)50-54%
42%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Buckman Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Oregon by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)60-64%
55%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Buckman Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Oregon by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio19:120:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
3%
4%
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Hispanic
13%
23%
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Black
4%
2%
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White
69%
63%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
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Two or more races
11%
6%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Buckman Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in OR.
Diversity Score0.500.55
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Eligible for Free Lunch
27%
42%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Buckman Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Oregon by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePortland SD 1J School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, OR Dept. of Education

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