Menlo Park Elementary School

12900 Ne Glisan St
Portland, OR 97230
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Menlo Park Elementary School serves 469 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Menlo Park Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Oregon for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 27% (which is lower than the Oregon state average of 41%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 40% (which is lower than the Oregon state average of 56%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Oregon state level of 19:1.
Minority enrollment is 63% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Oregon state average of 38% (majority Hispanic and Asian).

Top Placements

Menlo Park Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Oregon for:

School Overview

Menlo Park Elementary School's student population of 469 students has declined by 14% over five school years.
The teacher population of 24 teachers has declined by 11% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students469 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Menlo Park Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers24 teachers
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School Comparison

Menlo Park Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 Menlo Park Elementary School is 0.76, which is more 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
#988 out of 1200 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
27%
41%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
40%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio20:119:1
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American Indian
1%
2%
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Asian
11%
4%
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Hispanic
26%
23%
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Black
13%
2%
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White
37%
62%
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Hawaiian
1%
1%
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Two or more races
11%
6%
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Diversity Score
0.760.56
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Eligible for Free Lunch
65%
41%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
12%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDavid Douglas 40 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, OR Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Menlo Park Elementary School is David Douglas High School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Floyd Light Middle School (1.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Ventura Park Elementary School (0.7 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Portland Ventura Park Elementary School Math: 24% | Reading: 35%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 431 students
    0.7 miles
    145 Se 117th Ave
    Portland, OR 97216
    (503) 256-6508
    0.7 K-5 431
  • Portland David Douglas High School Math: 31% | Reading: 68%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 3,141 students
    0.8 miles
    1001 Se 135th Ave
    Portland, OR 97233
    (503) 261-8300
    0.8 9-12 3,141
  • Portland Russell Elementary School Math: 29% | Reading: 41%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 415 students
    1.1 miles
    2700 Ne 127th Ave
    Portland, OR 97230
    (503) 408-2750
    1.1 K-5 415
  • Portland Sacramento Elementary School Math: 10-14% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 344 students
    1.1 miles
    11400 Ne Sacramento St
    Portland, OR 97220
    (503) 408-2800
    1.1 K-5 344
  • Portland Floyd Light Middle School Math: 32% | Reading: 47%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 849 students
    1.2 miles
    10800 Se Washington St
    Portland, OR 97216
    (503) 256-6511
    1.2 6-8 849

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