42900 Se Trubel Rd
Sandy, OR 97055
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
8/
10
Top 30%
Firwood Elementary School serves 436 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Firwood Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Oregon for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 45-49% (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 60-64% (which is higher than the Oregon state average of 54%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is higher than the Oregon state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 27% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Oregon state average of 40% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 436 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 22:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 27%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 30% in OR
  • Math Proficiency
    : 45-49% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 60-64% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), OR Dept. of Education

School Overview

Firwood Elementary School's student population of 436 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 20 teachers has declined by 9% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-5
Total Students
436 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
20 teachers
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School Rankings

Firwood Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% 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 Firwood Elementary School is 0.44, 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.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (OR)
Overall Testing Rank
#296 out of 1208 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
45-49%
40%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
60-64%
54%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
22:1
17:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
1%
4%
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Hispanic
17%
25%
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Black
n/a
2%
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White
73%
60%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
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Two or more races
8%
7%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.44
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Eligible for Free Lunch
14%
44%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (19-20)
5%
7%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), OR Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?

45-49% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 40% OR state average), while 60-64% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 54% OR state average).

How many students attend Firwood Elementary School?

436 students attend Firwood Elementary School.

What is the ethnic breakdown of the student body?

73% of Firwood Elementary School students are White, 17% of students are Hispanic, 8% of students are Two or more races, 1% of students are American Indian, and 1% of students are Asian.

What is the student:teacher ratio of Firwood Elementary School?

Firwood Elementary School has a student ration of 22:1, which is higher than the Oregon state average of 17:1.

What grades does Firwood Elementary School offer ?

Firwood Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-5

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 436 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 22:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 27%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 30%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 45-49% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 60-64% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), OR Dept. of Education

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