7980 Sw Durham Rd
Portland, OR 97224
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
9/
10
Top 20%
Durham Elementary School serves 553 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Durham Elementary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Oregon for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 60% (which is higher than the Oregon state average of 40%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 64% (which is higher than the Oregon state average of 54%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Oregon state level of 19:1.
Minority enrollment is 44% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Oregon state average of 38% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

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

School Overview

Durham Elementary School's student population of 553 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 28 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-5
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
553 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
28 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

Durham Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% of all 1,208 schools in Oregon (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Durham Elementary School is 0.62, 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 Data
This School
State Level (OR)
Overall Testing Rank
#192 out of 1208 schools
(Top 20%)
This chart display the overall school rank of Durham Elementary School, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
60%
40%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Durham 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 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
64%
54%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Durham 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 2018-19 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
20:1
19:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Durham Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Oregon by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
American Indian
1%
2%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Durham Elementary School and percentage of American Indian public school students in Oregon by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Asian
4%
4%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Durham Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Oregon by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hispanic
26%
23%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Durham Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Oregon by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
2%
2%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Durham Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Oregon by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
56%
62%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Durham Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Oregon by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hawaiian
4%
1%
This chart display the percentage of Hawaiian students in Durham Elementary School and the percentage of Hawaiian public school students in Oregon by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Two or more races
7%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Durham Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Oregon by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups
This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Durham Elementary School.
This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in OR.
Diversity Score
0.62
This chart display the diversity score of Durham Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Oregon by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
27%
41%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Durham Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Oregon by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Durham 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.
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, OR Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Students: 553 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 20:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 44%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 20% in OR
  • Math Proficiency
    : 60% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 64% (Top 30%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.62 (Top 20%)

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