7345 Thurston Rd
Springfield, OR 97478
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
9/
10
Top 20%
Thurston Elementary School serves 474 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Thurston Elementary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Oregon for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 66% (which is higher than the Oregon state average of 40%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 68% (which is higher than the Oregon state average of 54%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is higher than the Oregon state level of 19:1.
Minority enrollment is 19% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Oregon state average of 38% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Thurston Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Oregon for:

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School Overview

Thurston Elementary School's student population of 474 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 23 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-5
Total Students
474 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
23 teachers
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School Rankings

Thurston Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% of all 1,208 schools in Oregon (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Thurston Elementary School is 0.33, 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 Data
This School
State Level (OR)
Overall Testing Rank
#136 out of 1208 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
66%
40%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
68%
54%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
21:1
19:1
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American Indian
n/a
2%
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Asian
n/a
4%
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Hispanic
11%
23%
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Black
1%
2%
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White
81%
62%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
7%
6%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.33
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Eligible for Free Lunch
35%
41%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
7%
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School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, OR Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Students: 474 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 21:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 19%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 20% in OR
  • Math Proficiency
    : 66% (Top 10%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 68% (Top 20%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.33 (Btm 50%)

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