Gearhart Elementary School

  • Gearhart Elementary School serves 9 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is ≥50% (which is higher than the Oregon state average of 43%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is <50% (which is lower than the Oregon state average of 57%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Gearhart Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Oregon for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 is lower than the Oregon state level of 20:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 55% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is higher than the Oregon state average of 37%.

Top Placements

Gearhart Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Oregon for:

School Overview

  • Gearhart Elementary School's student population of 9 students has declined by 40% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 1 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students9 students
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Total Classroom Teachers1 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Gearhart Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% of all 1,194 schools in Oregon (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 9:1 has decreased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Gearhart Elementary School is 0.65, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.55. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (OR)
Overall School Rank#519 out of 1,194 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≥50%
43%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Gearhart 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 2015-16 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)<50%
57%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Gearhart 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 2015-16 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio9:120:1
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American Indian
22%
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Gearhart Elementary School and percentage of American Indian public school students in Oregon by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Asian
n/a
4%
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Hispanic
n/a
22%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Gearhart Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Oregon by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Black
n/a
2%
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White
45%
63%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Gearhart Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Oregon by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Two or more races
33%
6%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Gearhart Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in OR.
Diversity Score0.650.55
This chart display the diversity score of Gearhart Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Oregon by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
43%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Gearhart Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Oregon by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameKlamath County School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, OR Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

  • The nearest high school to Gearhart Elementary School is (22.9 miles away)
  • The nearest middle school is (22.9 miles away)
  • The nearest elementary school is Bonanza Elementary School (22.9 miles away)
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