Hermiston High School

  • Hermiston High School serves 1,588 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 31% (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 76% (which is higher than the Oregon state average of 55%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is higher than the Oregon state level of 20:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 51% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Oregon state average of 37%.

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School Overview

  • Hermiston High School's student population of 1,588 students has grown by 13% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 71 teachers has grown by 16% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,588 students
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Total Classroom Teachers71 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Hermiston High School's student:teacher ratio of 22:1 has decreased from 23:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Hermiston High School is 0.53, 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#733 out of 1,194 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
31%
42%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Hermiston High 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 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
76%
55%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Hermiston High 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 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio22:120:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
4%
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Hispanic
48%
23%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Hermiston High School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Oregon by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
1%
2%
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White
49%
63%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Hermiston High School and the percentage of White public school students in Oregon by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
2%
6%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Hermiston High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in OR.
Diversity Score0.530.37
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Graduation Rate
72%
78%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
50%
42%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Hermiston High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Oregon by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Hermiston High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Oregon by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHermiston SD 8 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, OR Dept. of Education

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