Chief Joseph Elementary School

  • Chief Joseph Elementary School serves 363 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 35-39% (which is lower than the Oregon state average of 41%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 45-49% (which is lower than the Oregon state average of 56%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Chief Joseph Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Oregon for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Minority enrollment is 42% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is higher than the Oregon state average of 38%.

Top Placements

Chief Joseph Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Oregon for:

School Overview

  • Chief Joseph Elementary School's student population of 363 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 20 teachers has grown by 11% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students363 students
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Total Classroom Teachers20 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Chief Joseph Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,200 schools in Oregon (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of Chief Joseph Elementary School is 0.63, which is more 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)
Overall Testing Rank#752 out of 1200 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)35-39%
41%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)45-49%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:1n/a
American Indian
1%
2%
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Asian
4%
4%
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Hispanic
10%
23%
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Black
10%
2%
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White
58%
62%
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Hawaiian
2%
1%
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Two or more races
15%
6%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Chief Joseph Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in OR.
Diversity Score0.630.56
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Eligible for Free Lunch
28%
41%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePortland 1j School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, OR Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

  • The nearest high school to Chief Joseph Elementary School is Trillium (0.8 miles away)
  • The nearest middle school and elementary school is Portland Village School (0.5 miles away)
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