Rosa Parks Elementary School

  • Rosa Parks Elementary School serves 294 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 20-24% (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 20-24% (which is lower than the Oregon state average of 55%) 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 86% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Oregon state average of 37%.

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School Overview

  • Rosa Parks Elementary School's student population of 294 students has declined by 23% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 24 teachers has declined by 7% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students294 students
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Total Classroom Teachers24 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Rosa Parks Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has decreased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Rosa Parks Elementary School is 0.69, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.55. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (OR)
Overall School Rank#1148 out of 1,194 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)20-24%
42%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)20-24%
55%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Rosa Parks 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
n/a
1%
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Asian
2%
4%
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Hispanic
25%
23%
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Black
47%
2%
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White
14%
63%
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Hawaiian
1%
1%
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Two or more races
11%
6%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Rosa Parks Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in OR.
Diversity Score0.690.55
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Eligible for Free Lunch
88%
42%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Rosa Parks Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Oregon by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePortland SD 1J School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, OR Dept. of Education

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