Colton Elementary School

30439 S Grays Hill Rd
Colton, OR 97017
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
6/
10
Top 50%
Colton Elementary School serves 183 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Colton Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Oregon for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 21-39% (which is approximately equal to the Oregon state average of 32%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is ≥50% (which is higher than the Oregon state average of 47%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Oregon state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 14% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Oregon state average of 40% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 183 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 14%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50% in OR
  • Math Proficiency
    : 21-39% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : ≥50% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), OR Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Colton Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Oregon for:

School Overview

Colton Elementary School's student population of 183 students has declined by 33% over five school years.
The teacher population of 13 teachers has declined by 13% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-5
Total Students
183 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
13 teachers
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School Rankings

Colton Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% of all 740 schools in Oregon (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Colton Elementary School is 0.25, 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.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (OR)
Overall Testing Rank
#306 out of 740 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
21-39%
32%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
≥50%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
17:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
n/a
4%
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Hispanic
10%
25%
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Black
n/a
2%
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White
86%
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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Diversity Score
0.25
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Eligible for Free Lunch
56%
43%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
15%
8%
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School District Name
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), OR Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Colton Elementary School's ranking?
Colton Elementary School is ranked #306 out of 740 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?
21-39% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 32% OR state average), while ≥50% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 47% OR state average).
How many students attend Colton Elementary School?
183 students attend Colton Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
86% of Colton Elementary School students are White, 10% of students are Hispanic, 3% of students are Two or more races, and 1% of students are American Indian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Colton Elementary School?
Colton Elementary School has a student ration of 14:1, which is lower than the Oregon state average of 17:1.
What grades does Colton Elementary School offer ?
Colton Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-5
What school district is Colton Elementary School part of?
Colton Elementary School is part of Colton SD 53 School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 183 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 14%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 21-39% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : ≥50% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), OR Dept. of Education

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