Swegle Elementary School

  • Swegle Elementary School serves 546 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 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 28% (which is lower than the Oregon state average of 55%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is lower than the Oregon state level of 20:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 74% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Oregon state average of 37%.

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School Overview

  • Swegle Elementary School's student population of 546 students has grown by 18% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 30 teachers has grown by 42% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students546 students
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Total Classroom Teachers30 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Swegle Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has decreased from 22:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Swegle Elementary School is 0.54, which is less 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#1161 out of 1,194 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
24%
42%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
28%
55%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Swegle 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 Ratio18:120:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
3%
4%
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Hispanic
63%
23%
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Black
n/a
2%
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White
26%
63%
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Hawaiian
5%
1%
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Two or more races
2%
6%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Swegle Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in OR.
Diversity Score0.540.55
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Eligible for Free Lunch
75%
42%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Swegle 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 NameSalem-Keizer SD 24J School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, OR Dept. of Education

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