833 Nw Santiam Blvd.,
Mill City, OR 97360
Rating
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Oregon Connections Academy serves 3,720 students in grades Kindergarten-12.
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 bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 26% (which is lower than the Oregon state average of 40%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 50% (which is lower than the Oregon state average of 54%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 26:1 is higher than the Oregon state level of 19:1.
Minority enrollment is 26% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Oregon state average of 38% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Oregon Connections Academy's student population of 3,720 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 143 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-12
Total Students
3,720 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
143 teachers
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Year Founded
2021
State Accredited Program
Yes
Personalized Content
No
Live Instruction
No
Rolling Enrollment
No
Flexible Class Schedule
Yes
Accelerated Offerings
No
Classes for Credit/Part Time Options
No
Dedicated College Counselor
Yes
Tutoring/Mentoring
No
Community Clubs/Activities Offered
No

School Rankings

Oregon Connections Academy is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,208 schools in Oregon (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Oregon Connections Academy is 0.43, which is less 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 Data
This School
State Level (OR)
Overall Testing Rank
#873 out of 1208 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
26%
40%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
50%
54%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
26:1
19:1
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American Indian
1%
2%
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Asian
2%
4%
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Hispanic
13%
23%
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Black
2%
2%
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White
74%
62%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
8%
6%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.43
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Graduation Rate
56%
81%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, OR Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • School Type: Online School
  • Grades: Kindergarten-12
  • Students: 3,720 students
  • State Accredited: Yes
  • Live Instruction: No
  • Rolling Enrollment: No
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 26:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 26%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 56% (Btm 50% in OR)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 26% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 50% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.43 (Btm 50%)

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