Menlo Park Elementary School

  • Menlo Park Elementary School serves 505 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 29% (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 42% (which is lower than the Oregon state average of 55%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is lower than the Oregon state level of 20:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 62% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Oregon state average of 37%.

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School Overview

  • Menlo Park Elementary School's student population of 505 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 27 teachers has grown by 8% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students505 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of Menlo Park Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers27 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Menlo Park Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has decreased from 22:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Menlo Park Elementary School is 0.75, 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#647 out of 1,194 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
29%
42%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Menlo Park 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 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
42%
55%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Menlo Park 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 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio19:120:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Menlo Park Elementary School and percentage of American Indian public school students in Oregon by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Asian
13%
4%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Menlo Park Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Oregon by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Hispanic
28%
23%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Menlo Park Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Oregon by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
10%
2%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Menlo Park Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Oregon by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
38%
63%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Menlo Park Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Oregon by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Hawaiian
1%
1%
This chart display the percentage of Hawaiian students in Menlo Park Elementary School and the percentage of Hawaiian public school students in Oregon by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
9%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Menlo Park Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Oregon by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Menlo Park Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in OR.
Diversity Score0.750.37
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Eligible for Free Lunch
62%
42%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Menlo Park Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Oregon by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
15%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Menlo Park Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Oregon by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDavid Douglas SD 40 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, OR Dept. of Education

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