2054 Applegate St
Philomath, OR 97370
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
10/
10
Top 10%
Philomath High School serves 396 students in grades 9-12.
Philomath High School placed in the top 10% of all schools in Oregon for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 50-54% (which is higher than the Oregon state average of 40%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 80-84% (which is higher than the Oregon state average of 54%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is equal to the Oregon state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 17% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Oregon state average of 40% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 396 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 17%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 90-94% (Top 10% in OR)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 10%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 50-54% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 80-84% (Top 5%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), OR Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Philomath High School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Oregon for:

School Overview

Philomath High School's student population of 396 students has declined by 15% over five school years.
The teacher population of 24 teachers has grown by 9% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
396 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
24 teachers
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School Rankings

Philomath High School is ranked within the top 10% of all 1,208 schools in Oregon (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Philomath High School is 0.30, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.58. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
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State Level (OR)
Overall Testing Rank
#108 out of 1208 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
50-54%
40%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
80-84%
54%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
17:1
17:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
2%
4%
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Hispanic
9%
25%
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Black
n/a
2%
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White
83%
60%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
6%
7%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.30
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Graduation Rate
90-94%
81%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
31%
44%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
7%
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School District Name
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), OR Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Philomath High School's ranking?
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?

50-54% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 40% OR state average), while 80-84% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 54% OR state average).

What is the graduation rate of Philomath High School?

The graduation rate of Philomath High School is 90-94%, which is higher than the Oregon state average of 81%.

How many students attend Philomath High School?

396 students attend Philomath High School.

What is the ethnic breakdown of the student body?

83% of Philomath High School students are White, 9% of students are Hispanic, 6% of students are Two or more races, and 2% of students are Asian.

What is the student:teacher ratio of Philomath High School?

Philomath High School has a student ration of 17:1, which is equal to the Oregon state average of 17:1.

What grades does Philomath High School offer ?

Philomath High School offers enrollment in grades 9-12 (offers virtual instruction).

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 396 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 17%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 90-94% (Top 10%)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 10%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 50-54% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 80-84% (Top 5%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), OR Dept. of Education

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