Burns Alternative School

The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is <50% (which is higher than the Oregon state average of 42%) for the 2014-15 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is <50% (which is lower than the Oregon state average of 56%) for the 2014-15 school year.

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School Overview

School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 6-12
Total Students (17-18)4 students
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Total Classroom Teachers (17-18)1 teachers
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School Comparison

The diversity score of Burns Alternative School is 0.00, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.56. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (OR)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(14-15)
<50%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(14-15)
<50%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ration/a20:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
4%
Hispanic
n/a
23%
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Black
n/a
2%
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White
100%
63%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
n/a
6%
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Diversity Score
n/a0.56
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Graduation Rate
(15-16)
≥50%
77%
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Eligible for Free Lunch (14-15)
80%
44%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (14-15)
11%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Burns Alternative School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Oregon by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHarney County 3 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, OR Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school, middle school and elementary school to Burns Alternative School is Silvies River Charter School (0.0 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Frenchglen Silvies River Charter School Charter School
    Math: 30-34% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-12 | 250 students
    0.0 miles
    39235 Hwy 205
    Frenchglen, OR 97736
    (541) 589-2401
    0 K-12 250
  • Burns Henry L Slater Elementary School Math: 39% | Reading: 41%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 417 students
    0.2 miles
    800 N Fairview Ave
    Burns, OR 97720
    (541) 573-7201
    0.2 K-5 417
  • Burns Burns High School Math: 11-19% | Reading: 60-69%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 252 students
    1.2 miles
    1100 Oregon Ave
    Burns, OR 97720
    (541) 573-2044
    1.2 9-12 252
  • Burns Monroe School
    Grades: 6-12 | 18 students
    1.3 miles
    1800 W Monroe
    Burns, OR 97720
    (541) 573-3133
    1.3 6-12 18
  • Hines Hines Middle School Math: 25-29% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 199 students
    2.4 miles
    500 W Barnes Ave
    Hines, OR 97738
    (541) 573-6436
    2.4 6-8 199

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