Creston Elementary School

  • Creston Elementary School serves 398 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 45% (which is higher than the Oregon state average of 43%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 59% (which is higher than the Oregon state average of 57%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Creston 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 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is lower than the Oregon state level of 20:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 43% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Oregon state average of 37%.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Creston Elementary School's student population of 398 students has grown by 13% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 21 teachers has grown by 23% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students398 students
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Total Classroom Teachers21 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Creston Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% of all 1,194 schools in Oregon (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has decreased from 21:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Creston Elementary School is 0.62, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.37. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (OR)
Overall School Rank#428 out of 1,194 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
45%
43%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Creston Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Oregon by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
59%
57%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Creston Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Oregon by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio19:120:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
11%
4%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Creston Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Oregon by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Hispanic
20%
22%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Creston Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Oregon by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Black
3%
2%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Creston Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Oregon by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
White
57%
63%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Creston Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Oregon by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Hawaiian
1%
1%
This chart display the percentage of Hawaiian students in Creston Elementary School and the percentage of Hawaiian public school students in Oregon by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Two or more races
8%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Creston Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Oregon by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Creston Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in OR.
Diversity Score0.620.37
This chart display the diversity score of Creston Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Oregon by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
46%
43%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Creston Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Oregon by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Creston Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Oregon by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePortland 1j School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, OR Dept. of Education

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