300 Park St, Building D
Gaston, OR 97119
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
8/
10
Top 30%
Gaston Junior/Senior High School serves 273 students in grades 7-12.
Gaston Junior/Senior High School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Oregon for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 40-44% (which is approximately equal to the Oregon state average of 40%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 65-69% (which is higher than the Oregon state average of 54%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is higher than the Oregon state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 18% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Oregon state average of 40% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: 7-12
  • Enrollment: 273 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 21:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 18%
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≥90% (Top 20% in OR)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 30%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 40-44% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 65-69% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), OR Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Gaston Junior/Senior High School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Oregon for:

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Attribute

School Overview

Gaston Junior/Senior High School's student population of 273 students has declined by 7% over five school years.
The teacher population of 13 teachers has declined by 23% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 7-12
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
273 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
13 teachers
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School Rankings

Gaston Junior/Senior High 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 Gaston Junior/Senior High School is 0.32, 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
#307 out of 1208 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
40-44%
40%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
65-69%
54%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
21:1
17:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
1%
4%
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Hispanic
11%
25%
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Black
3%
2%
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White
82%
60%
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Hawaiian
1%
1%
Two or more races
2%
7%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.32
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Graduation Rate
≥90%
81%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
32%
44%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
7%
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School District Name
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), OR Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Gaston Junior/Senior High School's ranking?

Gaston Junior/Senior High School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Oregon for: Highest reading/language arts proficiency (Top 20%) and Highest graduation rate (Top 20%).

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

40-44% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 40% OR state average), while 65-69% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 54% OR state average).

What is the graduation rate of Gaston Junior/Senior High School?

The graduation rate of Gaston Junior/Senior High School is 90%, which is higher than the Oregon state average of 81%.

How many students attend Gaston Junior/Senior High School?

273 students attend Gaston Junior/Senior High School.

What is the ethnic breakdown of the student body?

82% of Gaston Junior/Senior High School students are White, 11% of students are Hispanic, 3% of students are Black, 2% of students are Two or more races, 1% of students are Asian, and 1% of students are Hawaiian.

What is the student:teacher ratio of Gaston Junior/Senior High School?

Gaston Junior/Senior High School has a student ration of 21:1, which is higher than the Oregon state average of 17:1.

What grades does Gaston Junior/Senior High School offer ?

Gaston Junior/Senior High School offers enrollment in grades 7-12 (offers virtual instruction).

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: 7-12
  • Enrollment: 273 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 21:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 18%
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≥90% (Top 20%)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 30%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 40-44% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 65-69% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), OR Dept. of Education

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