Gilbert Heights Elementary School

12839 Se Holgate Blvd
Portland, OR 97236
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Gilbert Heights Elementary School serves 609 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Gilbert Heights Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Oregon for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 32% (which is lower than the Oregon state average of 41%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 45% (which is lower than the Oregon state average of 56%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is higher than the Oregon state level of 20:1.
Minority enrollment is 66% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is higher than the Oregon state average of 38% (majority Hispanic and Asian).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Gilbert Heights Elementary School's student population of 609 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 27 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students609 students
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Total Classroom Teachers27 teachers
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School Comparison

Gilbert Heights Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,200 schools in Oregon (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Gilbert Heights Elementary School is 0.78, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.56. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (OR)
Overall Testing Rank
#867 out of 1200 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
32%
41%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
45%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio23:120:1
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American Indian
1%
2%
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Asian
19%
4%
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Hispanic
23%
23%
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Black
13%
2%
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White
34%
62%
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Hawaiian
4%
1%
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Two or more races
6%
6%
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Diversity Score
0.780.56
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Eligible for Free Lunch
66%
41%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDavid Douglas 40 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, OR Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Gilbert Heights Elementary School is David Douglas High School (1.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Alice Ott Middle School (0.7 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Portland Alice Ott Middle School Math: 44% | Reading: 56%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 711 students
    0.7 miles
    12500 Se Ramona St
    Portland, OR 97236
    (503) 256-6510
    0.7 6-8 711
  • Portland Gilbert Park Elementary School Math: 28% | Reading: 39%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 599 students
    0.7 miles
    13132 Se Ramona St
    Portland, OR 97236
    (503) 256-6531
    0.7 K-5 599
  • Portland Ron Russell Middle School Math: 42% | Reading: 52%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 862 students
    0.9 miles
    3955 Se 112th Ave
    Portland, OR 97266
    (503) 256-6519
    0.9 6-8 862
  • Portland West Powellhurst Elementary School Math: 22% | Reading: 35%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 436 students
    1.0 miles
    2921 Se 116th Ave
    Portland, OR 97266
    (503) 256-6509
    1 K-5 436
  • Portland Arthur Academy Charter School
    Math: 50-54% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: K-5 | 164 students
    1.1 miles
    13717 Se Division St
    Portland, OR 97236
    (503) 252-3753
    1.1 K-5 164

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