Hermiston 8 School District

For the 2021-22 school year, there are 8 public schools serving 5,710 students in Hermiston 8 School District. This district's average testing ranking is 9/10, which is in the top 20% of public schools in Oregon.
Public Schools in Hermiston 8 School District have an average math proficiency score of 45% (versus the Oregon public school average of 40%), and reading proficiency score of 57% (versus the 54% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Hermiston 8 School District are Armand Larive Middle School, Desert View Elementary School and Highland Hills Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Hermiston 8 School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Oregon.
Minority enrollment is 56% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the Oregon public school average of 38% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Hermiston 8 School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in Oregon for:

Category
Attribute
Math Proficiency
Highest math proficiency (Top 20%)
Diversity
Most diverse schools (Top 1%)
Community Size
Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)

Overview

School District Name
Hermiston 8 School District
School District Website
School District Phone Number
School District Grades Offered
KG - 12
2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
This State (OR)
# Schools
8 Schools
1,256 Schools
# Students
5,710 Students
572,433 Students
# Teachers
282 Teachers
28,709 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
20:1
20:1

District Rank

Hermiston 8 School District, which is ranked within the top 20% of all 188 school districts in Oregon (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-2019 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 74% has increased from 68% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (OR)
Overall District Rank
#42 out of 192 school districts
(Top 30%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Hermiston  8  School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
44%
40%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Hermiston  8  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of OR by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
56%
54%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Hermiston  8  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of OR by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Graduation Rate
74%
81%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Hermiston  8  School District and public school graduation rate of OR by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.54
0.56
# American Indian Students
24 Students
7,954 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
2%
# Asian Students
50 Students
23,091 Students
% Asian Students
1%
4%
# Hispanic Students
2,974 Students
132,092 Students
% Hispanic Students
52%
23%
# Black Students
32 Students
13,029 Students
% Black Students
1%
2%
# White Students
2,512 Students
356,970 Students
% White Students
44%
62%
# Hawaiian Students
15 Students
4,181 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
1%
# Two or more races Students
103 Students
35,069 Students
% of Two or more races Students
2%
6%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
-
-
# Students in K Grade:
439
41,727
# Students in 1st Grade:
437
42,884
# Students in 2nd Grade:
445
43,200
# Students in 3rd Grade:
446
44,490
# Students in 4th Grade:
488
46,175
# Students in 5th Grade:
464
46,170
# Students in 6th Grade:
454
45,043
# Students in 7th Grade:
445
43,773
# Students in 8th Grade:
455
43,905
# Students in 9th Grade:
428
44,481
# Students in 10th Grade:
380
43,654
# Students in 11th Grade:
423
42,890
# Students in 12th Grade:
406
44,041
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $11,873 in this school district is less than the state median of $11,963. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $10,566 is less than the state median of $12,363. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
This School District
This State (OR)
Total Revenue
$68 MM
$10 MM
This chart display total revenue of Hermiston  8  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in OR by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending
$60 MM
$11 MM
This chart display total spending of Hermiston  8  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in OR by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$11,873
$11,963
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Hermiston  8  School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in OR by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$10,566
$12,363
This chart display average spending per public school student in Hermiston  8  School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in OR by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Best Hermiston 8 School District Public Schools (2021-22)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Armand Larive Middle School
Math: 49% | Reading: 62%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
1497 Sw 9th St
Hermiston, OR 97838
(541) 667-6200
Grades: 6-8
| 810 students
Rank: #22.
Desert View Elementary School
Math: 55% | Reading: 55%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
1225 Sw 9th
Hermiston, OR 97838
(541) 667-6900
Grades: K-5
| 616 students
Rank: #33.
Highland Hills Elementary School
Math: 51% | Reading: 56%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
450 Se 10th St
Hermiston, OR 97838
(541) 667-6500
Grades: K-5
| 462 students
Rank: #44.
Rocky Heights Elementary School
Math: 52% | Reading: 53%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
650 W Standard Ave
Hermiston, OR 97838
(541) 667-6600
Grades: K-5
| 479 students
Rank: #55.
Hermiston High School
Math: 31% | Reading: 76%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
(1)
600 S 1st St
Hermiston, OR 97838
(541) 667-6100
Grades: 9-12
| 1,637 students
Rank: #66.
West Park Elementary School
Math: 53% | Reading: 46%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
555 Sw 7th St
Hermiston, OR 97838
(541) 667-6800
Grades: K-5
| 576 students
Rank: #77.
Sandstone Middle School
Math: 34% | Reading: 55%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
400 Ne 10th St
Hermiston, OR 97838
(541) 667-6300
Grades: 6-8
| 544 students
Rank: #88.
Sunset Elementary School
Math: 37% | Reading: 45%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
300 E Catherine Ave
Hermiston, OR 97838
(541) 667-6700
Grades: K-5
| 586 students

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: KG - 12
  • Students: 5,710 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 20:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 56%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 74% (Btm 50% in OR)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Top 30%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 44% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 56% (Top 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.54

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