Carus School

14412 S Carus Rd
Oregon City, OR 97045
(School attendance zone shown in map)
6/
10
Top 50%
Serving 379 students in grades Kindergarten-6, Carus School ranks in the top 50% of all schools in Oregon for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 32% (which is higher than the Oregon state average of 31%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 44% (which is equal to the Oregon state average of 44%).
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the Oregon state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 25% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Oregon state average of 40% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-6
  • Enrollment: 379 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 25%
  • : Top 50% in OR
  • : 32% (Top 50%)
  • : 44% (Top 50%)
  • : 30-39% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), OR Dept. of Education

School Overview

Carus School's student population of 379 students has declined by 20% over five school years.
The teacher population of 24 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-6
Total Students
379 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
24 teachers
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School Rankings

Carus School ranks within the top 50% of all 1,196 schools in Oregon (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Carus School is 0.40, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.58. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
This School
State Level (OR)
#539 out of 1196 schools
(Top 50%)
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32%
31%
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44%
44%
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30-39%
30%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
17:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
1%
4%
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Hispanic
19%
25%
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Black
1%
2%
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White
75%
60%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
3%
7%
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All Ethnic Groups
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0.40
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Eligible for Free Lunch
45%
43%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
8%
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School District Name
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), OR Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Carus School's ranking?
Carus School is ranked #539 out of 1,196 schools, which ranks it among the top 50% of public schools in Oregon.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
32% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 31% OR state average), while 44% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 44% OR state average).
How many students attend Carus School?
379 students attend Carus School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
75% of Carus School students are White, 19% of students are Hispanic, 3% of students are Two or more races, 1% of students are American Indian, 1% of students are Asian, and 1% of students are Black.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Carus School?
Carus School has a student ration of 16:1, which is lower than the Oregon state average of 17:1.
What grades does Carus School offer ?
Carus School offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-6
What school district is Carus School part of?
Carus School is part of Canby SD 86 School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-6
  • Enrollment: 379 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 25%
  • : Top 50%
  • : 32% (Top 50%)
  • : 44% (Top 50%)
  • : 30-39% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), OR Dept. of Education

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