Philomath School District 17j

1620 Applegate Street
Philomath, OR 97370
(District boundaries shown in map)
Rating
9/
10
Top 20%

Top Rankings

Philomath School District 17j ranks among the top 20% of public school district in Oregon for:

Category
Attribute
Overall Rank
Highest overall rank (Top 20%)
Reading/Language Arts Proficiency
Highest reading/language arts proficiency (Top 20%)
Graduation Rate
Highest graduation rate (Top 5%)
For the 2023 school year, there are 7 public schools serving 1,543 students in Philomath School District 17j. This district's average testing ranking is 9/10, which is in the top 20% of public schools in Oregon.
Public Schools in Philomath School District 17j have an average math proficiency score of 43% (versus the Oregon public school average of 40%), and reading proficiency score of 60% (versus the 54% statewide average).
Minority enrollment is 18% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Oregon public school average of 40% (majority Hispanic).

Overview

2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
This State (OR)
# Schools
7 Schools
1,266 Schools
# Students
1,543 Students
547,269 Students
# Teachers
96 Teachers
29,169 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
16:1

District Rank

Philomath School District 17j, which is ranked within the top 20% of all 187 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 90-94% has increased from 80-84% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (OR)
Overall District Rank
#33 out of 192 school districts
(Top 20%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Philomath School District 17j, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
42%
40%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Philomath School District 17j 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)
60%
54%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Philomath School District 17j 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
90-94%
81%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Philomath School District 17j and public school graduation rate of OR by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.31
0.58
# American Indian Students
7 Students
6,577 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
1%
# Asian Students
12 Students
22,342 Students
% Asian Students
1%
4%
# Hispanic Students
152 Students
134,735 Students
% Hispanic Students
10%
25%
# Black Students
9 Students
12,545 Students
% Black Students
1%
2%
# White Students
1,270 Students
328,446 Students
% White Students
82%
60%
# Hawaiian Students
1 Student
4,285 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
1%
# Two or more races Students
91 Students
37,548 Students
% of Two or more races Students
6%
7%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
-
-
# Students in K Grade:
100
35,405
# Students in 1st Grade:
84
39,409
# Students in 2nd Grade:
112
39,813
# Students in 3rd Grade:
109
40,136
# Students in 4th Grade:
113
41,053
# Students in 5th Grade:
110
42,039
# Students in 6th Grade:
122
43,319
# Students in 7th Grade:
131
45,214
# Students in 8th Grade:
128
45,336
# Students in 9th Grade:
130
45,456
# Students in 10th Grade:
133
44,143
# Students in 11th Grade:
128
43,105
# Students in 12th Grade:
143
42,841
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $14,426 in this school district is less than the state median of $15,271. The school district revenue/student has grown by 5% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $13,272 is less than the state median of $14,388. The school district spending/student has grown by 5% over four school years.
This School District
This State (OR)
Total Revenue (19-20)
$22 MM
$12 MM
This chart display total revenue of Philomath School District 17j 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)
$21 MM
$11 MM
This chart display total spending of Philomath School District 17j and median value from total spendings of all school districts in OR by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$14,426
$15,271
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Philomath School District 17j 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
$13,272
$14,388
This chart display average spending per public school student in Philomath School District 17j 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 Philomath School District 17j Public Schools (2023)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Philomath High School
Math: 50-54% | Reading: 80-84%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
2054 Applegate St
Philomath, OR 97370
(541) 929-3211
Grades: 9-12
| 396 students
Rank: #22.
Blodgett Elementary School
Math: 40-59% | Reading: 60-79%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
35177 Tum Tum Rd
Blodgett, OR 97326
(541) 453-4101
Grades: K-4
| 20 students
Rank: #33.
Philomath Middle School
Math: 41% | Reading: 62%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
2021 Chapel Dr
Philomath, OR 97370
(541) 929-3167
Grades: 6-8
| 290 students
Rank: #44.
Philomath Elementary School
Math: 45% | Reading: 53%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
239 S 16th St
Philomath, OR 97370
(541) 929-3253
Grades: 2-5
| 298 students
Rank: #55.
Kings Valley Charter School
Charter School
Math: 30-34% | Reading: 50-54%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
38840 Kings Valley Hwy
Philomath, OR 97370
(541) 929-2134
Grades: K-12
| 208 students
Rank: n/an/a
535 S 19th St
Philomath, OR 97370
(541) 929-2082
Grades: K-1
| 137 students
Rank: n/an/a
Philomath Academy
Alternative School
2054 Applegate St
Philomath, OR 97370
(541) 929-3169
Grades: K-12
| 194 students

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Quick Stats (2023)

  • District size: 7 schools
  • Grades: PK-12
  • Enrollment: 1,543 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 18%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 90-94% (Top 5% in OR)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Top 20%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 42% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 60% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), OR Dept. of Education

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