Tangent Elementary School

32100 Old Oak Dr
Tangent, OR 97389
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Tangent Elementary School serves 170 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Tangent Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Oregon for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 20-24% (which is lower than the Oregon state average of 41%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 30-34% (which is lower than the Oregon state average of 56%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is lower than the Oregon state level of 20:1.
Minority enrollment is 24% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Oregon state average of 38% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Tangent Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Oregon for:

School Overview

Tangent Elementary School's student population of 170 students has grown by 6% over five school years.
The teacher population of 9 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students170 students
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Total Classroom Teachers9 teachers
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School Comparison

Tangent Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,200 schools in Oregon (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Tangent Elementary School is 0.40, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.56. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (OR)
Overall Testing Rank
#1073 out of 1200 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
20-24%
41%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
30-34%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio19:120:1
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American Indian
1%
2%
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Asian
1%
4%
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Hispanic
16%
23%
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Black
1%
2%
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White
76%
62%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
5%
6%
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Diversity Score
0.400.56
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Eligible for Free Lunch
49%
41%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
12%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameGreater Albany Public 8j School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, OR Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school, middle school and elementary school to Tangent Elementary School is Three Lakes High School (4.2 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Albany Three Lakes High School Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 6-12 | 34 students
    4.2 miles
    4400 Lochner Rd Se
    Albany, OR 97322
    (503) 867-0733
    4.2 6-12 34
  • Albany Riverside High School
    Grades: 10-12 | 7 students
    4.4 miles
    4400 Lochner Rd Se
    Albany, OR 97322
    (541) 812-2640
    4.4 10-12 7
  • Albany Oak Elementary School Math: 55-59% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: K-5 | 334 students
    4.9 miles
    3610 Oak St Se
    Albany, OR 97322
    (541) 967-4591
    4.9 K-5 334
  • Albany South Albany High School Math: 29% | Reading: 68%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,391 student
    4.9 miles
    3705 Columbus St Se
    Albany, OR 97322
    (541) 967-4522
    4.9 9-12 1,391
  • Albany Lafayette Elementary School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 328 students
    5.1 miles
    3122 Madison St Se
    Albany, OR 97322
    (541) 967-4575
    5.1 K-5 328

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