Portland SD 1j School District

For the 2022 school year, there are 86 public schools serving 45,350 students in Portland SD 1j 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 Portland SD 1j School District have an average math proficiency score of 46% (versus the Oregon public school average of 40%), and reading proficiency score of 59% (versus the 54% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Portland SD 1j School District are Forest Park Elementary School, Le Monde French Immersion Public Charter School and West Sylvan Middle School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Portland SD 1j School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Oregon.
Minority enrollment is 44% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the Oregon public school average of 40% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Portland SD 1j School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in Oregon for:

Category
Attribute
Overall Rank
Highest overall rank (Top 20%)
Math Proficiency
Highest math proficiency (Top 20%)
Reading/Language Arts Proficiency
Highest reading/language arts proficiency (Top 20%)
Diversity
Most diverse schools (Top 1%)
Community Size
Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)

Overview

School District Name
Portland SD 1j School District
School District Website
School District Phone Number
School District Grades Offered
PK - 12
2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
This State (OR)
# Schools
86 Schools
1,266 Schools
# Students
45,350 Students
547,269 Students
# Teachers
2,655 Teachers
29,169 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
17:1
17:1

District Rank

Portland SD 1j School District, 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 81% has increased from 70% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (OR)
Overall District Rank
#30 out of 192 school districts
(Top 20%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Portland SD 1j  School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
46%
40%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Portland SD 1j  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)
58%
54%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Portland SD 1j  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
81%
81%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Portland SD 1j  School District and public school graduation rate of OR by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.64
0.58
# American Indian Students
212 Students
6,577 Students
% American Indian Students
1%
1%
# Asian Students
2,807 Students
22,342 Students
% Asian Students
6%
4%
# Hispanic Students
7,399 Students
134,735 Students
% Hispanic Students
16%
25%
# Black Students
3,808 Students
12,545 Students
% Black Students
9%
2%
# White Students
25,457 Students
328,446 Students
% White Students
56%
60%
# Hawaiian Students
361 Students
4,285 Students
% Hawaiian Students
1%
1%
# Two or more races Students
5,101 Students
37,548 Students
% of Two or more races Students
11%
7%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
-
-
# Students in K Grade:
3,251
35,405
# Students in 1st Grade:
3,701
39,409
# Students in 2nd Grade:
3,723
39,813
# Students in 3rd Grade:
3,589
40,136
# Students in 4th Grade:
3,694
41,053
# Students in 5th Grade:
3,706
42,039
# Students in 6th Grade:
3,535
43,319
# Students in 7th Grade:
3,571
45,214
# Students in 8th Grade:
3,634
45,336
# Students in 9th Grade:
3,364
45,456
# Students in 10th Grade:
3,368
44,143
# Students in 11th Grade:
3,207
43,105
# Students in 12th Grade:
3,007
42,841
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $18,225 is higher than the state median of $15,271. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $18,949 is higher than the state median of $14,388. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
This School District
This State (OR)
Total Revenue (19-20)
$827 MM
$12 MM
This chart display total revenue of Portland SD 1j  School District 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)
$859 MM
$11 MM
This chart display total spending of Portland SD 1j  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in OR by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$18,225
$15,271
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Portland SD 1j  School District 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
$18,949
$14,388
This chart display average spending per public school student in Portland SD 1j  School District 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 Portland SD 1j School District Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #1 - 21. - 2.
Forest Park Elementary School
Math: 78% | Reading: 86%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
9935 Nw Durrett St
Portland, OR 97229
(503) 916-5400
Grades: K-5
| 348 students
Rank: #1 - 21. - 2.
Le Monde French Immersion Public Charter School
Charter School
Math: 85-89% | Reading: 80-84%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
2044 E Burnside St
Portland, OR 97214
(503) 467-7529
Grades: K-8
| 390 students
Rank: #33.
West Sylvan Middle School
Math: 75% | Reading: 84%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
8111 Sw West Slope Dr
Portland, OR 97225
(503) 916-5690
Grades: 6-8
| 800 students
Rank: #44.
Ainsworth Elementary School
Math: 75% | Reading: 82%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
2425 Sw Vista Ave
Portland, OR 97201
(503) 916-6288
Grades: K-5
| 598 students
Rank: #55.
Stephenson Elementary School
Math: 70-74% | Reading: 80-84%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
2627 Sw Stephenson St
Portland, OR 97219
(503) 916-6318
Grades: K-5
| 323 students
Rank: #66.
Winterhaven School
Math: 82% | Reading: 80%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
3830 Se 14th Ave
Portland, OR 97202
(503) 916-6200
Grades: K-8
| 291 students
Rank: #77.
Laurelhurst Elementary School
Math: 70% | Reading: 82%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
840 Ne 41st Ave
Portland, OR 97232
(503) 916-6210
Grades: K-8
| 687 students
Rank: #88.
Alameda Elementary School
Math: 74% | Reading: 79%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
2732 Ne Fremont St
Portland, OR 97212
(503) 916-6036
Grades: K-5
| 624 students
Rank: #9 - 109. - 10.
Beverly Cleary School
Math: 69% | Reading: 81%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
1915 Ne 33rd
Portland, OR 97212
(503) 916-6766
Grades: K-8
| 691 students
Rank: #9 - 109. - 10.
Llewellyn Elementary School
Math: 71% | Reading: 80%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
6301 Se 14th Ave
Portland, OR 97202
(503) 916-6216
Grades: K-5
| 461 students
Rank: #1111.
Richmond Elementary School
Math: 74% | Reading: 75%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
2276 Se 41st Ave
Portland, OR 97214
(503) 916-6220
Grades: PK-5
| 601 students
Rank: #1212.
Sellwood Middle School
Math: 66% | Reading: 77%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
8300 Se 15th Ave
Portland, OR 97202
(503) 916-5656
Grades: 6-8
| 550 students
Rank: #1313.
Grant High School
Math: 55-59% | Reading: 85-89%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
2245 Ne 36th Ave
Portland, OR 97212
(503) 916-5160
Grades: 9-12
| 1,966 students
Rank: #1414.
Bridlemile Elementary School
Math: 75% | Reading: 74%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
4300 Sw 47th Dr
Portland, OR 97221
(503) 916-6292
Grades: K-5
| 437 students
Rank: #1515.
Gray Middle School
Math: 71% | Reading: 75%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
5505 Sw 23rd Ave
Portland, OR 97239
(503) 916-5676
Grades: 6-8
| 509 students
Rank: #1616.
Abernethy Elementary School
Math: 64% | Reading: 77%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
2421 Se Orange Ave
Portland, OR 97214
(503) 916-6190
Grades: K-5
| 450 students
Rank: #1717.
Emerson School
Charter School
Math: 60-64% | Reading: 75-79%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
105 Nw Park Ave
Portland, OR 97209
(503) 525-6124
Grades: K-5
| 138 students
Rank: #18 - 1918. - 19.
Capitol Hill Elementary School
Math: 64% | Reading: 75%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
8401 Sw 17th Ave
Portland, OR 97219
(503) 916-6303
Grades: K-5
| 346 students
Rank: #18 - 1918. - 19.
Glencoe Elementary School
Math: 64% | Reading: 75%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
825 Se 51st Ave
Portland, OR 97215
(503) 916-6207
Grades: K-5
| 396 students
Rank: #2020.
Woodstock Elementary School
Math: 64% | Reading: 74%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
5601 Se 50th Ave
Portland, OR 97206
(503) 916-6380
Grades: K-5
| 528 students
Rank: #2121.
Hayhurst Elementary School
Math: 65% | Reading: 73%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
5037 Sw Iowa St
Portland, OR 97221
(503) 916-6300
Grades: K-8
| 624 students
Rank: #2222.
Jackson Middle School
Math: 60% | Reading: 76%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
10625 Sw 35th
Portland, OR 97219
(503) 916-5680
Grades: 6-8
| 803 students
Rank: #23 - 2423. - 24.
Rieke Elementary School
Math: 60-64% | Reading: 70-74%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
1405 Sw Vermont
Portland, OR 97219
(503) 916-5768
Grades: K-5
| 332 students
Rank: #23 - 2423. - 24.
Skyline Elementary School
Math: 60-64% | Reading: 70-74%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
11536 Nw Skyline Blvd
Portland, OR 97231
(503) 916-5212
Grades: K-8
| 181 students
Rank: #2525.
Duniway Elementary School
Math: 61% | Reading: 74%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
7700 Se Reed College Pl
Portland, OR 97202
(503) 916-6343
Grades: K-5
| 467 students
Rank: #2626.
Sabin Elementary School
Math: 58% | Reading: 73%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
4013 Ne 18th Ave
Portland, OR 97212
(503) 916-6181
Grades: PK-5
| 361 students
Rank: #27 - 2827. - 28.
Chapman Elementary School
Math: 56% | Reading: 71%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
1445 Nw 26th Ave
Portland, OR 97210
(503) 916-6295
Grades: K-5
| 375 students
Rank: #27 - 2827. - 28.
Portland Arthur Academy Charter School
Charter School
Math: 50-54% | Reading: 70-74%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
7507 Se Yamhill St
Portland, OR 97236
(503) 257-3936
Grades: K-5
| 177 students
Rank: #2929.
Hosford Middle School
Math: 54% | Reading: 67%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
2303 Se 28th Pl
Portland, OR 97214
(503) 916-5640
Grades: 6-8
| 675 students
Rank: #3030.
Creative Science School
Math: 53% | Reading: 66%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
1231 Se 92nd Ave
Portland, OR 97216
(503) 916-6431
Grades: K-8
| 450 students
Rank: #3131.
Lincoln High School
Math: 43% | Reading: 81%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
1600 Sw Salmon St
Portland, OR 97205
(503) 916-5200
Grades: 9-12
| 1,482 students
Rank: #3232.
Buckman Elementary School
Math: 45-49% | Reading: 65-69%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
320 Se 16th Ave
Portland, OR 97214
(503) 916-6230
Grades: K-5
| 448 students
Rank: #3333.
Creston Elementary School
Math: 51% | Reading: 62%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
4701 Se Bush St
Portland, OR 97206
(503) 916-6340
Grades: K-8
| 387 students
Rank: #3434.
Rose City Park
Math: 50% | Reading: 62%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
2334 Ne 57th Ave
Portland, OR 97212
(503) 916-2000
Grades: K-5
| 527 students
Rank: #3535.
Metropolitan Learning Center
Alternative School
Math: 46% | Reading: 67%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
2033 Nw Glisan St
Portland, OR 97209
(503) 916-5737
Grades: K-12
| 377 students
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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Portland SD 1j School District
  • 501 N Dixon St, Portland, OR, 97227-1804
  • (503) 916-2000
  • pps.net
  • Grades: PK - 12
  • Students: 45,350 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 44%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 81% (Top 50% in OR)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Top 20%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 46% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 58% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), OR Dept. of Education

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