710 Howard St Se
Salem, OR 97302
Rating
10/
10
Top 10%
Howard Street Charter serves 166 students in grades 6-8.
Howard Street Charter placed in the top 10% of all schools in Oregon for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 55-59% (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 85-89% (which is higher than the Oregon state average of 54%) for the 2018-19 school year.
Minority enrollment is 20% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Oregon state average of 38% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Howard Street Charter ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Oregon for:

School Overview

Howard Street Charter's student population of 166 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 3 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades 6-8
Total Students
166 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
3 teachers
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School Rankings

Howard Street Charter is ranked within the top 10% 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 Howard Street Charter is 0.35, which is less 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 Data
This School
State Level (OR)
Overall Testing Rank
#62 out of 1208 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
55-59%
40%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
85-89%
54%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
n/a
19:1
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American Indian
1%
2%
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Asian
3%
4%
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Hispanic
7%
23%
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Black
1%
2%
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White
80%
62%
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Hawaiian
1%
1%
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Two or more races
7%
6%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.35
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Eligible for Free Lunch
10%
41%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Howard Street Charter and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Oregon by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
7%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, OR Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • School Type: Charter School
  • Grades: 6-8
  • Students: 166 students
  • Minority Enrollment: 20%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 10% in OR
  • Math Proficiency
    : 55-59% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 85-89% (Top 5%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.35 (Btm 50%)

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