James John Elementary School

  • James John Elementary School serves 407 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 20-24% (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 30-34% (which is lower than the Oregon state average of 55%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is lower than the Oregon state level of 20:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 63% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Oregon state average of 37%.

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School Overview

  • James John Elementary School's student population of 407 students has declined by 11% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 24 teachers has declined by 11% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students407 students
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Total Classroom Teachers24 teachers
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School Comparison

  • James John Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of James John Elementary School is 0.68, 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#1036 out of 1,194 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)20-24%
42%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)30-34%
55%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:120:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
4%
4%
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Hispanic
42%
23%
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Black
9%
2%
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White
37%
63%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
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Two or more races
7%
6%
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Diversity Score0.680.37
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Eligible for Free Lunch
72%
42%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePortland SD 1J School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, OR Dept. of Education

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