161 Ne 82nd Ave
Portland, OR 97220
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Vestal Elementary School serves 228 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Vestal 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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 25-29% (which is lower than the Oregon state average of 40%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 40-44% (which is lower than the Oregon state average of 54%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 8:1 is lower than the Oregon state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 57% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is higher than the Oregon state average of 40% (majority Hispanic and Asian).

Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Students: 228 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 8:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 57%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in OR
  • Math Proficiency
    : 25-29% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 40-44% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), OR Dept. of Education

School Overview

Vestal Elementary School's student population of 228 students has declined by 40% over five school years.
The teacher population of 27 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-5
Total Students
228 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
27 teachers
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School Rankings

Vestal Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 Vestal Elementary School is 0.75, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.58. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (OR)
Overall Testing Rank
#941 out of 1208 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
25-29%
40%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
40-44%
54%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
8:1
17:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
13%
4%
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Hispanic
13%
25%
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Black
16%
2%
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White
43%
60%
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Hawaiian
2%
1%
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Two or more races
13%
7%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.75
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Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
44%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
7%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), OR Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Students: 228 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 8:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 57%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 25-29% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 40-44% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), OR Dept. of Education

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