Powers Elementary School

  • Powers Elementary School serves 72 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 21-39% (which is lower than the Oregon state average of 42%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 21-39% (which is lower than the Oregon state average of 55%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Powers Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Oregon for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Oregon state level of 20:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 33% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Oregon state average of 38%.

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School Overview

  • Powers Elementary School's student population of 72 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 6 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-6
Total Students72 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Powers Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers6 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Powers Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,191 schools in Oregon (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has decreased from 13:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Powers Elementary School is 0.51, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.56. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (OR)
Overall School Rank (16-17)#1007 out of 1191 schools
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall school rank of Powers Elementary School, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)21-39%
42%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Powers Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Oregon by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)21-39%
55%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Powers Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Oregon by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio12:120:1
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American Indian
6%
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Powers Elementary School and percentage of American Indian public school students in Oregon by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Asian
n/a
4%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Powers Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Oregon by year, with the latest 2009-10 school year data.
Hispanic
8%
23%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Powers Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Oregon by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
n/a
2%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Powers Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Oregon by year, with the latest 2008-09 school year data.
White
67%
62%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Powers Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Oregon by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Two or more races
19%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Powers Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Oregon by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Powers Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in OR.
Diversity Score0.510.56
This chart display the diversity score of Powers Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Oregon by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
66%
40%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Powers Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Oregon by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePowers 31 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, OR Dept. of Education

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