Emerson School

105 Nw Park Ave
Portland, OR 97209
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Top 10%
Serving 124 students in grades Kindergarten-5, Emerson School ranks in the top 10% of all schools in Oregon for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 10%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 50-54% (which is higher than the Oregon state average of 31%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 60-64% (which is higher than the Oregon state average of 44%).
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the Oregon state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 35% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Oregon state average of 40% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Charter School
  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 124 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 35%
  • : Top 10% in OR
  • : 50-54% (Top 10%)
  • : 60-64% (Top 20%)
  • : 21-39% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), OR Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

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

School Overview

Emerson School's student population of 124 students has declined by 11% over five school years.
The teacher population of 8 teachers has grown by 14% over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-5
Total Students
124 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
8 teachers
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School Rankings

Emerson School ranks within the top 10% of all 1,196 schools in Oregon (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Emerson School is 0.53, 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.
This School
State Level (OR)
#117 out of 1196 schools
(Top 10%)
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50-54%
31%
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60-64%
44%
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21-39%
30%
Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
17:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
3%
4%
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Hispanic
10%
25%
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Black
2%
2%
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White
65%
60%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
20%
7%
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All Ethnic Groups
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0.53
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Eligible for Free Lunch
7%
43%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
8%
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School District Name
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), OR Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Emerson School's ranking?
Emerson School is ranked #117 out of 1,196 schools, which ranks it among the top 10% of public schools in Oregon.
What schools are Emerson School often compared to?
Emerson Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Chapman Elementary School, Le Monde French Immersion Public Charter School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
50-54% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 31% OR state average), while 60-64% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 44% OR state average).
How many students attend Emerson School?
124 students attend Emerson School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
65% of Emerson School students are White, 20% of students are Two or more races, 10% of students are Hispanic, 3% of students are Asian, and 2% of students are Black.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Emerson School?
Emerson School has a student ration of 16:1, which is lower than the Oregon state average of 17:1.
What grades does Emerson School offer ?
Emerson School offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-5
What school district is Emerson School part of?
Emerson School is part of Portland SD 1j School District.
In what neighborhood is Emerson School located?
Emerson School is located in the Northwest Portland neighborhood of Portland, OR. There are 3 other public schools located in Northwest Portland.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Charter School
  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 124 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 35%
  • : Top 10%
  • : 50-54% (Top 10%)
  • : 60-64% (Top 20%)
  • : 21-39% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), OR Dept. of Education

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