Sheldon High School

  • Sheldon High School serves 1,481 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 53% (which is higher than the Oregon state average of 42%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 83% (which is higher than the Oregon state average of 55%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 25:1 is higher than the Oregon state level of 20:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 28% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Oregon state average of 37%.

Top Placements

Sheldon High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Oregon for:

School Overview

  • Sheldon High School's student population of 1,481 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 60 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,481 students
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Total Classroom Teachers60 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Sheldon High School's student:teacher ratio of 25:1 has increased from 23:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Sheldon High School is 0.46, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.37. 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#85 out of 1,194 schools
(Top 10%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
53%
42%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Sheldon High 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)
83%
55%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Sheldon High 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 Ratio25:120:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Sheldon High School and percentage of American Indian public school students in Oregon by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Asian
5%
4%
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Hispanic
13%
23%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Sheldon High School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Oregon by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
1%
2%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Sheldon High School and the percentage of Black public school students in Oregon by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
72%
63%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Sheldon High School and the percentage of White public school students in Oregon by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
9%
6%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Sheldon High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in OR.
Diversity Score0.460.37
This chart display the diversity score of Sheldon High School and the public school average diversity score of Oregon by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Graduation Rate
88%
78%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
18%
42%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Sheldon High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Oregon by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Sheldon High 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 NameEugene SD 4J School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, OR Dept. of Education

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