North Santiam SD 29j School District

1155 N 3rd Ave
Stayton, OR 97383-1801
(District boundaries shown in map)
6/
10
Top 50%
For the 2024 school year, there are 6 public schools serving 2,075 students in North Santiam SD 29j School District. This district's average testing ranking is 6/10, which is in the top 50% of public schools in Oregon.
Public Schools in North Santiam SD 29j School District have an average math proficiency score of 26% (versus the Oregon public school average of 31%), and reading proficiency score of 44% (versus the 44% statewide average).
Minority enrollment is 29% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Oregon public school average of 41% (majority Hispanic).

Overview

This School District
This State (OR)
# Schools
6 Schools
1,290 Schools
# Students
2,075 Students
541,693 Students
# Teachers
132 Teachers
29,976 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
16:1

District Rank

North Santiam SD 29j School District, which is ranked within the top 50% of all 186 school districts in Oregon (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2021-2022 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 82% has increased from 80-84% over five school years.
This School District
State Average (OR)
#87 out of 189 school districts
(Top 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of North Santiam SD 29j  School District, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
26%
31%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of North Santiam SD 29j  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 2021-22 school year data.
44%
44%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of North Santiam SD 29j  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 2021-22 school year data.
82%
81%
This chart display public school graduation rate of North Santiam SD 29j  School District and public school graduation rate of OR by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

0.46
0.58
# American Indian Students
11 Students
6,329 Students
% American Indian Students
1%
1%
# Asian Students
11 Students
21,616 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
4%
# Hispanic Students
410 Students
135,481 Students
% Hispanic Students
20%
25%
# Black Students
20 Students
12,442 Students
% Black Students
1%
2%
# White Students
1,470 Students
321,578 Students
% White Students
71%
60%
# Hawaiian Students
11 Students
4,391 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
1%
# Two or more races Students
137 Students
38,154 Students
% of Two or more races Students
7%
7%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
-
-
# Students in K Grade:
137
37,450
# Students in 1st Grade:
125
38,060
# Students in 2nd Grade:
140
39,773
# Students in 3rd Grade:
145
39,820
# Students in 4th Grade:
147
40,227
# Students in 5th Grade:
132
40,835
# Students in 6th Grade:
132
41,694
# Students in 7th Grade:
170
42,901
# Students in 8th Grade:
188
44,933
# Students in 9th Grade:
189
45,499
# Students in 10th Grade:
179
44,466
# Students in 11th Grade:
186
42,289
# Students in 12th Grade:
205
42,909
# Ungraded Students:
-
837

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $15,620 in this school district is less than the state median of $18,279. The school district revenue/student has grown by 23% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $14,649 is less than the state median of $19,325. The school district spending/student has grown by 19% over four school years.
This School District
This State (OR)
Total Revenue (20-21)
$32 MM
$9,902 MM
This chart display total revenue of North Santiam SD 29j  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in OR by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Spending (20-21)
$30 MM
$10,468 MM
This chart display total spending of North Santiam SD 29j  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in OR by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Revenue / Student (20-21)
$15,620
$18,279
This chart display average revenue per public school student in North Santiam SD 29j  School District and average revenue per public school student of all school districts in OR by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Spending / Student (20-21)
$14,649
$19,325
This chart display average spending per public school student in North Santiam SD 29j  School District and average spending per public school student of all school districts in OR by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.

Best North Santiam SD 29j School District Public Schools (2024)

School
(Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Sublimity Elementary School
(Math: 49% | Reading: 65%)
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
431 Main St
Sublimity, OR 97385
(503) 769-2459
Grades: K-8
| 336 students
Rank: #22.
North Santiam Options Academy
Alternative School
(Math: <50% | Reading: ≥50%)
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
757 W Locust St
Stayton, OR 97383
(503) 769-4928
Grades: K-12
| 106 students
Rank: #33.
Stayton Elementary School
(Math: 30-34% | Reading: 30-34%)
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
875 N 3rd
Stayton, OR 97383
(503) 769-2336
Grades: K-3
| 338 students
Rank: #44.
Mari-linn Elementary School
(Math: 15-19% | Reading: 40-44%)
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
641 5th St
Lyons, OR 97358
(503) 859-2154
Grades: K-8
| 160 students
Rank: #55.
Stayton High School
(Math: 10-14% | Reading: 40-44%)
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
757 W Locust St
Stayton, OR 97383
(503) 769-2171
Grades: 9-12
| 693 students
Rank: #66.
Stayton Middle School
(Math: 18% | Reading: 36%)
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
1021 Shaff Rd
Stayton, OR 97383
(503) 769-2198
Grades: 4-8
| 442 students

Frequently Asked Questions

How many schools belong to North Santiam SD 29j School District?
North Santiam SD 29j School District manages 6 public schools serving 2,075 students.
What is the rank of North Santiam SD 29j School District?
North Santiam SD 29j School District is ranked #90 out of 186 school districts in Oregon (top 50%) based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data for the 2021-2022 school year.
What is the racial composition of students in North Santiam SD 29j School District?
71% of North Santiam SD 29j School District students are White, 20% of students are Hispanic, 7% of students are Two or more races, 1% of students are American Indian, and 1% of students are Black.
What is the student/teacher ratio of North Santiam SD 29j School District?
North Santiam SD 29j School District has a student/teacher ratio of 16:1, which is lower than the Oregon state average of 18:1.
What is North Santiam SD 29j School District's spending/student ratio?
The school district's spending/student of $14,649 is less than the state median of $19,325. The school district spending/student has grown by 19% over four school years.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • District size: 6 schools
  • Grades: PK-12
  • Enrollment: 2,075 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 29%
  • : 82% (Top 50% in OR)
  • : Top 50%
  • : 26% (Btm 50%)
  • : 44% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), OR Dept. of Education

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