Manzanita Elementary School

  • Manzanita Elementary School serves 417 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 41% (which is lower than the Oregon state average of 43%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 51% (which is lower than the Oregon state average of 57%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Manzanita Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Oregon for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 26:1 is higher than the Oregon state level of 20:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 16% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Oregon state average of 37%.

School Overview

  • Manzanita Elementary School's student population of 417 students has grown by 8% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 16 teachers has grown by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students417 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of Manzanita Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers16 teachers
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Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Manzanita Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

  • Manzanita Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,194 schools in Oregon (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 26:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Manzanita Elementary School is 0.29, which is less 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 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (OR)
Overall School Rank
44%
31%
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
41%
43%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Manzanita Elementary 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 2015-16 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
51%
57%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Manzanita Elementary 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 2015-16 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio26:120:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Manzanita Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Oregon by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
American Indian
2%
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Manzanita Elementary School and percentage of American Indian public school students in Oregon by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Asian
n/a
4%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Manzanita Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Oregon by year, with the latest 2003-04 school year data.
Hispanic
8%
22%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Manzanita Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Oregon by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Black
n/a
2%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Manzanita Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Oregon by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
White
84%
63%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Manzanita Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Oregon by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
1%
This chart display the percentage of Hawaiian students in Manzanita Elementary School and the percentage of Hawaiian public school students in Oregon by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Two or more races
6%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Manzanita Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Oregon by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Manzanita Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in OR.
Diversity Score0.290.37
This chart display the diversity score of Manzanita Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Oregon by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
59%
43%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Manzanita Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Oregon by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Manzanita Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Oregon by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameThree Rivers/josephine County School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, OR Dept. of Education

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