14412 S Carus Rd
Oregon City, OR 97045
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Carus School serves 473 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
Carus School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Oregon for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 38% (which is lower than the Oregon state average of 40%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 40% (which is lower than the Oregon state average of 54%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is higher than the Oregon state level of 19:1.
Minority enrollment is 24% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Oregon state average of 38% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Carus School's student population of 473 students has grown by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 22 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-6
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
473 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
22 teachers
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School Rankings

Carus School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,208 schools in Oregon (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Carus School is 0.40, 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 Data
This School
State Level (OR)
Overall Testing Rank
#817 out of 1208 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
38%
40%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
40%
54%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
22:1
19:1
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American Indian
1%
2%
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Asian
1%
4%
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Hispanic
16%
23%
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Black
n/a
2%
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White
76%
62%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
6%
6%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.40
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Eligible for Free Lunch
34%
41%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
7%
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School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, OR Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-6
  • Students: 473 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 22:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 24%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in OR
  • Math Proficiency
    : 38% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 40% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.40 (Btm 50%)

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