Ferndale Elementary School

  • Ferndale Elementary School serves 268 students in grades 2-3.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 25-29% (which is lower than the Oregon state average of 42%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 30-34% (which is lower than the Oregon state average of 55%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Oregon state level of 20:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 62% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Oregon state average of 37%.

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School Overview

  • Ferndale Elementary School's student population of 268 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 18 teachers has grown by 12% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 2-3
Total Students268 students
Total Classroom Teachers18 teachers
Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Ferndale Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

  • Ferndale Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Ferndale Elementary School is 0.52, 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (OR)
Overall School Rank#1108 out of 1,194 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)25-29%
42%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)30-34%
55%
Student : Teacher Ratio15:120:1
American Indian
3%
1%
Hispanic
58%
23%
White
38%
63%
Two or more races
1%
6%
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Ferndale Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in OR.
Diversity Score0.520.37
Eligible for Free Lunch
74%
42%
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
17%
7%
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMilton-Freewater Unified SD 7 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, OR Dept. of Education

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  • Milton Freewater Freewater Elementary School
    Grades: 4-5 | 276 students
    2.6 miles
    17 Nw 8th Ave
    Milton Freewater, OR 97862
    (541)938-6611
    2.6 4-5 276
  • Milton Freewater Mcloughlin High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 531 students
    3.1 miles
    120 S Main St
    Milton Freewater, OR 97862
    (541)938-5591
    3.1 9-12 531
  • Milton Freewater Central Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 414 students
    3.3 miles
    306 Sw 2nd Ave
    Milton Freewater, OR 97862
    (541)938-5504
    3.3 6-8 414
  • College Place John Sager Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 326 students
    3.4 miles
    1775 South College Avenue
    College Place, WA 99324
    (509)525-5300
    3.4 6-8 326
  • Walla Walla College Place High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 336 students
    3.6 miles
    1755 S. College Avenue
    Walla Walla, WA 99362
    (509)525-4827
    3.6 9-12 336

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