Metzger Elementary School

10350 Sw Lincoln St
Portland, OR 97223
(School attendance zone shown in map)
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Top 30%
Serving 519 students in grades Kindergarten-5, Metzger Elementary School ranks in the top 30% of all schools in Oregon for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 21-39% (which is approximately equal to the Oregon state average of 32%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 60-79% (which is higher than the Oregon state average of 47%).
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Oregon state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 50% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Oregon state average of 40% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 519 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 50%
  • : Top 30% in OR
  • : 21-39% (Top 50%)
  • : 60-79% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), OR Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Metzger Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Oregon for:

Category
Attribute
Most improved public schools

School Overview

Metzger Elementary School's student population of 519 students has declined by 16% over five school years.
The teacher population of 35 teachers has grown by 6% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-5
Total Students
519 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
35 teachers
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School Rankings

Metzger Elementary School ranks within the top 30% of all 740 schools in Oregon (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Metzger Elementary School is 0.62, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.58. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (OR)
#202 out of 740 schools
(Top 30%)
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21-39%
32%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Metzger 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 2020-21 school year data.
60-79%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Metzger 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 2020-21 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
17:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
2%
4%
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Hispanic
36%
25%
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Black
2%
2%
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White
50%
60%
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Hawaiian
4%
1%
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Two or more races
6%
7%
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All Ethnic Groups
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0.62
This chart display the diversity score of Metzger Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Oregon by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
62%
43%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Metzger Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Oregon by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Metzger Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Oregon by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), OR Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Metzger Elementary School's ranking?
Metzger Elementary School is ranked #202 out of 740 schools, which ranks it among the top 30% of public schools in Oregon.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
21-39% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 32% OR state average), while 60-79% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 47% OR state average).
How many students attend Metzger Elementary School?
519 students attend Metzger Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
50% of Metzger Elementary School students are White, 36% of students are Hispanic, 6% of students are Two or more races, 4% of students are Hawaiian, 2% of students are Asian, and 2% of students are Black.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Metzger Elementary School?
Metzger Elementary School has a student ration of 15:1, which is lower than the Oregon state average of 17:1.
What grades does Metzger Elementary School offer ?
Metzger Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-5
What school district is Metzger Elementary School part of?
Metzger Elementary School is part of Tigard-Tualatin SD 23j School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 519 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 50%
  • : Top 30%
  • : 21-39% (Top 50%)
  • : 60-79% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), OR Dept. of Education

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