Oregon Connections Academy

  • Oregon Connections Academy serves 3,811 students in grades Kindergarten-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 27% (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 53% (which is lower than the Oregon state average of 55%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Oregon Connections Academy placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Oregon for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 28:1 is higher than the Oregon state level of 20:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 23% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Oregon state average of 37%.

School Overview

  • Oregon Connections Academy's student population of 3,811 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 138 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-12
Total Students3,811 students
Total Classroom Teachers138 teachers
Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Oregon Connections Academy by grade.

School Comparison

  • Oregon Connections Academy is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,191 schools in Oregon (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 28:1 has increased from 27:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Oregon Connections Academy is 0.39, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.55. 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#767 out of 1191 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
27%
42%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
53%
55%
Student : Teacher Ratio28:120:1
American Indian
1%
1%
Asian
1%
4%
Hispanic
12%
23%
Black
1%
2%
White
77%
63%
Two or more races
8%
6%
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Oregon Connections Academy.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in OR.
Diversity Score0.390.55
Graduation Rate
64%
78%
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSantiam Canyon SD 129j School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, OR Dept. of Education

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