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 80%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 692 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 26 teachers has declined by 7% over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-12
Total Students692 students
Taft High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %Taft High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers26 teachers
Taft High School Total Teachers (1987-2015)
Students by GradeTaft High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(OR) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio27:121:1
Taft High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2015)
American Indian
5%
2%
Taft High School American Indian Students (1988-2015)
Asian
n/a
4%
Taft High School Asian Students (1990-2010)
Hispanic
19%
22%
Taft High School Black Students (1988-2015)
Black
1%
2%
Taft High School Black Students (1991-2015)
White
69%
64%
Taft High School White Students (1988-2015)
Two or more races
6%
5%
Taft High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsTaft High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownOR All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.490.54
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.
58%
44%
Taft High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2015)
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.
11%
7%
Taft High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2001-2015)

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 67% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $11,059 is higher than the state average of $10,566. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $10,475 is higher than the state average of $10,394. The district spending/student has declined by 17% over four years.
School District NameLincoln County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
15
3
Number of Students Managed5,122759
Lincoln County School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
Graduation Rate82%80%
Lincoln County School District Graduation Rate (1992-2015)
District Total Revenue$58 MM$9 MM
Lincoln County School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$55 MM$9 MM
Lincoln County School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$11,059$10,566
Lincoln County School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$10,475$10,394
Lincoln County School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, OR Dept. of Education

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Lincoln CityTaft Elementary School
    Grades: KG-6 | 488 students
    0.2 miles
    4040 High School Dr
    Lincoln CityOR 97367
    (541)996-2136
    0.2KG-6488
  • Lincoln CityLincoln City Career Technical High SchoolCharter School
    Grades: 9-12 | 52 students
    1.6 miles
    801 Sw Hwy 101 Ste 404
    Lincoln CityOR 97367
    (541)351-8551
    1.69-1252
  • Lincoln CityOceanlake Elementary School
    Grades: KG-6 | 437 students
    3.1 miles
    2420 Ne 22nd St
    Lincoln CityOR 97367
    (541)994-5296
    3.1KG-6437
  • SiletzSiletz Valley Early College AcademyCharter School
    Grades: 9-12 | 67 students
    15.5 miles
    245 James Frank Ave Nw
    SiletzOR 97380
    (541)444-1100
    15.59-1267
  • SiletzSiletz Valley Schools Elementary SchoolCharter School
    Grades: KG-8 | 134 students
    15.5 miles
    245 James Frank Ave Nw
    SiletzOR 97380
    (541)444-1100
    15.5KG-8134

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