Molalla River Academy

  • Molalla River Academy serves 200 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 40-44% (which is approximately equal to the Oregon state average of 43%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 50-54% (which is lower than the Oregon state average of 57%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Molalla River Academy placed in the top 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 18:1 is lower than the Oregon state level of 20:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 14% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Oregon state average of 37%.

School Overview

  • Molalla River Academy's student population of 200 students has grown by 7% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 11 teachers has declined by 8% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students200 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of Molalla River Academy
Total Classroom Teachers11 teachers
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Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Molalla River Academy by grade.

School Comparison

  • Molalla River Academy is ranked within the top 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 18:1 has increased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Molalla River Academy is 0.26, 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
39%
31%
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)40-44%
43%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Molalla River Academy 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)50-54%
57%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Molalla River Academy 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 Ratio18:120:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Molalla River Academy and the public school average student teacher ratio of Oregon by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
American Indian
1%
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Molalla River Academy and percentage of American Indian public school students in Oregon by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Hispanic
7%
22%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Molalla River Academy and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Oregon by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Black
1%
2%
White
86%
63%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Molalla River Academy 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 Molalla River Academy and the percentage of Hawaiian public school students in Oregon by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Two or more races
5%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Molalla River Academy 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 Molalla River Academy.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in OR.
Diversity Score0.260.37
This chart display the diversity score of Molalla River Academy and the public school average diversity score of Oregon by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMolalla River 35 School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, OR Dept. of Education

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