Valley Inquiry Charter School

  • Valley Inquiry Charter School serves 156 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 45-49% (which is higher than the Oregon state average of 42%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 50-54% (which is lower than the Oregon state average of 55%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is higher than the Oregon state level of 20:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 28% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Oregon state average of 37%.

School Overview

  • Valley Inquiry Charter School's student population of 156 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 7 teachers has grown by 40% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students156 students
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Total Classroom Teachers7 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Valley Inquiry Charter School's student:teacher ratio of 22:1 has decreased from 31:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Valley Inquiry Charter School is 0.45, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.37. 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#343 out of 1,194 schools
(Top 30%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)45-49%
42%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Valley Inquiry Charter School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Oregon by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)50-54%
55%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Valley Inquiry Charter 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 Ratio22:120:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
1%
4%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Valley Inquiry Charter School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Oregon by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Hispanic
16%
23%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Valley Inquiry Charter School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Oregon by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
n/a
2%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Valley Inquiry Charter School and the percentage of Black public school students in Oregon by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
White
72%
63%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Valley Inquiry Charter School and the percentage of White public school students in Oregon by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
1%
This chart display the percentage of Hawaiian students in Valley Inquiry Charter School and the percentage of Hawaiian public school students in Oregon by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Two or more races
11%
6%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Valley Inquiry Charter School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in OR.
Diversity Score0.450.37
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Eligible for Free Lunch
38%
42%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Valley Inquiry Charter School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Oregon by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Valley Inquiry Charter 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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