Stephenson Elementary School

2627 Sw Stephenson St
Portland, OR 97219
(School attendance zone shown in map)
10/
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Top 5%
Serving 320 students in grades Kindergarten-5, Stephenson Elementary School ranks in the top 5% of all schools in Oregon for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 5%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 70-74% (which is higher than the Oregon state average of 40%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 80-84% (which is higher than the Oregon state average of 54%).
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Oregon state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 29% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Oregon state average of 40% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 320 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 19:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 29%
  • : 70-74%
  • : 80-84%
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), OR Dept. of Education

School Overview

Stephenson Elementary School's student population of 320 students has declined by 7% over five school years.
The teacher population of 17 teachers has declined by 15% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-5
Total Students
320 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
17 teachers
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School Rankings

The diversity score of Stephenson Elementary School is 0.47, 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 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (OR)
(18-19)
70-74%
40%
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(18-19)
80-84%
54%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
19:1
17:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
3%
4%
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Hispanic
10%
25%
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Black
2%
2%
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White
71%
60%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
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Two or more races
13%
7%
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All Ethnic Groups
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0.47
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Eligible for Free Lunch
6%
43%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
8%
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School District Name
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), OR Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What schools are Stephenson Elementary School often compared to?
Stephenson Elementary Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Riverdale Grade School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
70-74% 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).
How many students attend Stephenson Elementary School?
320 students attend Stephenson Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
71% of Stephenson Elementary School students are White, 13% of students are Two or more races, 10% of students are Hispanic, 3% of students are Asian, 2% of students are Black, and 1% of students are American Indian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Stephenson Elementary School?
Stephenson Elementary School has a student ration of 19:1, which is higher than the Oregon state average of 17:1.
What grades does Stephenson Elementary School offer ?
Stephenson Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-5
What school district is Stephenson Elementary School part of?
Stephenson Elementary School is part of Portland SD 1j School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 320 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 19:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 29%
  • : 70-74%
  • : 80-84%
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), OR Dept. of Education

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