Jefferson County School District 509j

445 Se Buff St
Madras, OR 97741-1595
(District boundaries shown in map)
Rating
2/
10
Bottom 50%

Top Rankings

Jefferson County School District 509j ranks among the top 20% of public school district in Oregon for:

Category
Attribute
Diversity
Most diverse schools (Top 1%)
For the 2023 school year, there are 8 public schools serving 2,750 students in Jefferson County School District 509j. This district's average testing ranking is 2/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public schools in Oregon.
Public Schools in Jefferson County School District 509j have an average math proficiency score of 27% (versus the Oregon public school average of 40%), and reading proficiency score of 38% (versus the 54% statewide average).
Minority enrollment is 73% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the Oregon public school average of 40% (majority Hispanic).

Overview

2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
This State (OR)
# Schools
8 Schools
1,266 Schools
# Students
2,750 Students
547,269 Students
# Teachers
172 Teachers
29,169 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
16:1

District Rank

Jefferson County School District 509j, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 187 school districts in Oregon (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-2021 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 85% has increased from 55-59% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (OR)
Overall District Rank
#142 out of 158 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Jefferson County School District 509j, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
19%
32%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Jefferson County School District 509j and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of OR by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
30%
47%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Jefferson County School District 509j 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 2020-21 school year data.
Graduation Rate
85%
84%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Jefferson County School District 509j and public school graduation rate of OR by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.69
0.58
# American Indian Students
925 Students
6,577 Students
% American Indian Students
34%
1%
# Asian Students
11 Students
22,342 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
4%
# Hispanic Students
986 Students
134,735 Students
% Hispanic Students
36%
25%
# Black Students
19 Students
12,545 Students
% Black Students
1%
2%
# White Students
735 Students
328,446 Students
% White Students
27%
60%
# Hawaiian Students
8 Students
4,285 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
1%
# Two or more races Students
66 Students
37,548 Students
% of Two or more races Students
2%
7%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
-
-
# Students in K Grade:
212
35,405
# Students in 1st Grade:
180
39,409
# Students in 2nd Grade:
230
39,813
# Students in 3rd Grade:
216
40,136
# Students in 4th Grade:
234
41,053
# Students in 5th Grade:
219
42,039
# Students in 6th Grade:
219
43,319
# Students in 7th Grade:
201
45,214
# Students in 8th Grade:
222
45,336
# Students in 9th Grade:
233
45,456
# Students in 10th Grade:
197
44,143
# Students in 11th Grade:
187
43,105
# Students in 12th Grade:
200
42,841
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $17,891 is higher than the state median of $15,271. The school district revenue/student has grown by 7% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $15,511 is higher than the state median of $14,388. The school district spending/student has grown by 7% over four school years.
This School District
This State (OR)
Total Revenue (19-20)
$49 MM
$12 MM
This chart display total revenue of Jefferson County School District 509j and median value from total revenues of all school districts in OR by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
Spending (19-20)
$43 MM
$11 MM
This chart display total spending of Jefferson County School District 509j and median value from total spendings of all school districts in OR by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$17,891
$15,271
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Jefferson County School District 509j and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in OR by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Spending / Student
$15,511
$14,388
This chart display average spending per public school student in Jefferson County School District 509j and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in OR by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Best Jefferson County School District 509j Public Schools (2023)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Bridges High School
Alternative School
Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
410 Sw 4th St
Madras, OR 97741
(541) 475-4820
Grades: 9-12
| 72 students
Rank: #22.
Buff Elementary School
Math: 40-44% | Reading: 40-44%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
375 Se Buff St
Madras, OR 97741
(541) 475-2457
Grades: K-5
| 286 students
Rank: #33.
Metolius Elementary School
Math: 30-34% | Reading: 35-39%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
420 Butte Ave Sw
Madras, OR 97741
(541) 546-3104
Grades: K-5
| 262 students
Rank: #44.
Jefferson County Middle School
Math: 21% | Reading: 39%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
1180 Se Kemper Way
Madras, OR 97741
(541) 475-7253
Grades: 6-8
| 455 students
Rank: #55.
Madras High School
Math: 6-9% | Reading: 45-49%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
390 Se 10th St
Madras, OR 97741
(541) 475-7265
Grades: 9-12
| 745 students
Rank: #66.
Madras Elementary School
Math: 15-19% | Reading: 20-24%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
215 Se 10th St
Madras, OR 97741
(541) 475-3520
Grades: K-5
| 335 students
Rank: #77.
Warm Springs K-8 Academy
Math: 7% | Reading: 14%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
50 Chukar Road
Warm Springs, OR 97761
(541) 553-1128
Grades: K-8
| 585 students
Rank: n/an/a
1 Muddy Road
Madras, OR 97741
(541) 475-6192
Grades: K-8
| 10 students

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Quick Stats (2023)

  • District size: 8 schools
  • Grades: PK-12
  • Enrollment: 2,750 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 73%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 85% (Top 50% in OR)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 19% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 30% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), OR Dept. of Education

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