Jacob Wismer Elementary School

5477 Nw Skycrest Pkwy
Portland, OR 97229
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
10/
10
Top 1%
Jacob Wismer Elementary School serves 753 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Jacob Wismer Elementary School placed in the top 1% of all schools in Oregon for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 1%, and reading proficiency is top 1%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 88% (which is higher than the Oregon state average of 41%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 90% (which is higher than the Oregon state average of 56%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is equal to the Oregon state level of 20:1.
Minority enrollment is 72% of the student body (majority Asian), which is higher than the Oregon state average of 38% (majority Hispanic and Asian).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Jacob Wismer Elementary School's student population of 753 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 38 teachers has grown by 8% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students753 students
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Total Classroom Teachers38 teachers
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School Comparison

Jacob Wismer Elementary School is ranked within the top 1% 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 Jacob Wismer Elementary School is 0.51, 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (OR)
Overall Testing Rank
#2 out of 1200 schools
(Top 1%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
88%
41%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
90%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio20:120:1
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American Indian
n/a
2%
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Asian
64%
4%
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Hispanic
3%
23%
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Black
1%
2%
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White
28%
62%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
4%
6%
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Diversity Score
0.510.56
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Eligible for Free Lunch
5%
41%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBeaverton 48j School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, OR Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Jacob Wismer Elementary School is Sunset High School (2.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Stoller Middle School (0.2 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Portland Stoller Middle School Math: 79% | Reading: 84%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: 6-8 | 1,513 student
    0.2 miles
    14141 Nw Laidlaw Rd
    Portland, OR 97229
    (503) 356-2680
    0.2 6-8 1,513
  • Portland Findley Elementary School Math: 92% | Reading: 92%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    Grades: K-5 | 726 students
    0.9 miles
    4155 Nw Saltzman Rd
    Portland, OR 97229
    (503) 356-2100
    0.9 K-5 726
  • Portland Sato Elementary School Math: 76% | Reading: 85%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: K-5 | 518 students
    1.3 miles
    7775 Nw Kaiser Rd.
    Portland, OR 97229
    (503) 356-2530
    1.3 K-5 518
  • Portland Springville K-8 School Math: 71% | Reading: 73%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: K-8 | 791 students
    1.4 miles
    6655 Nw Joss Ave
    Portland, OR 97229
    (503) 356-2480
    1.4 K-8 791
  • Beaverton Oak Hills Elementary School Math: 74% | Reading: 77%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: K-5 | 567 students
    1.5 miles
    2625 Nw 153rd Ave
    Beaverton, OR 97006
    (503) 356-2410
    1.5 K-5 567

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