Southwest Charter School

  • Southwest Charter School serves 192 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 55-59% (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 65-69% (which is higher than the Oregon state average of 55%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is lower than the Oregon state level of 20:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 20% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Oregon state average of 37%.

School Overview

  • Southwest Charter School's student population of 192 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 10 teachers has grown by 11% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students192 students
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Total Classroom Teachers10 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Southwest Charter School's student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has decreased from 21:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Southwest Charter School is 0.35, which is less 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#352 out of 1,194 schools
(Top 30%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)55-59%
42%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)65-69%
55%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Southwest Charter 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 Ratio19:120:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
3%
4%
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Hispanic
9%
23%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Southwest Charter School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Oregon by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
n/a
2%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Southwest Charter School and the percentage of Black public school students in Oregon by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
White
80%
63%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Southwest Charter School and the percentage of White public school students in Oregon by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
1%
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Two or more races
7%
6%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Southwest Charter School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in OR.
Diversity Score0.350.37
This chart display the diversity score of Southwest Charter School and the public school average diversity score of Oregon by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameOregon Department of Education School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, OR Dept. of Education

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