Desert View Elementary School

  • Desert View Elementary School serves 616 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 67% (which is higher than the Oregon state average of 42%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 62% (which is higher than the Oregon state average of 55%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Desert View Elementary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Oregon for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is higher than the Oregon state level of 20:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 47% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Oregon state average of 38%.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Desert View Elementary School's student population of 616 students has grown by 12% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 30 teachers has grown by 15% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students616 students
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Total Classroom Teachers30 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Desert View Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% of all 1,191 schools in Oregon (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 21:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Desert View Elementary School is 0.53, 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (OR)
Overall School Rank (16-17)#177 out of 1191 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
67%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
62%
55%
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Student : Teacher Ratio21:120:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
4%
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Hispanic
44%
23%
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Black
n/a
2%
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White
53%
62%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
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Two or more races
3%
6%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Desert View Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in OR.
Diversity Score0.530.56
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Eligible for Free Lunch
49%
40%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Desert View Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Oregon by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHermiston 8 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, OR Dept. of Education

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