Taft High School

  • Taft High School serves 692 students in grades 7-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 27:1 is higher than the OR average of 21:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 31% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 36%.
  • Taft High School operates within the Lincoln County School District.
  • Lincoln County School District's 82% graduation rate is higher than the OR state average of 79%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 692 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 26 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 7-12
Total Students 692 students
Taft High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Taft High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 26 teachers
Taft High School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade Taft High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 27:1 has increased from 24:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.49 is more than the state average of 0.37. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (OR) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 27:1 21:1
Taft High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
American Indian
5%
2%
Taft High School American Indian Students (1990-2015)
Asian
n/a
4%
Taft High School Asian Students (1990-2010)
Hispanic
19%
22%
Taft High School Black Students (1990-2015)
Black
1%
2%
Taft High School Black Students (1990-2015)
White
69%
64%
Taft High School White Students (1990-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Taft High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
6%
5%
Taft High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.49 0.37
Taft High School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
n/a n/a
Taft High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1989-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
n/a n/a
Taft High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

  • Lincoln County School District's student population of 5,122 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 82% has increased from 73% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $12,191 is higher than the state average of $11,721. The district revenue/student has grown by 8% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $16,525 is higher than the state average of $12,100. The district spending/student has grown by 55% over four years.
School District Name Lincoln County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
16
3
Number of Students Managed 5,122 759
Lincoln County School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
Graduation Rate 82% 79%
Lincoln County School District Graduation Rate (1993-2015)
District Total Revenue $64 MM $9 MM
Lincoln County School District District Total Revenue (1995-2015)
District Spending $87 MM $9 MM
Lincoln County School District District Spending (1995-2015)
District Revenue / Student $12,191 $11,721
Lincoln County School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2015)
District Spending / Student $16,525 $12,100
Lincoln County School District District Spending / Student (1992-2015)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, OR Dept. of Education

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