West Park Elementary School

555 Sw 7th St
Hermiston, OR 97838
(School attendance zone shown in map)
6/
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Top 50%
Serving 508 students in grades Kindergarten-5, West Park Elementary School ranks in the top 50% of all schools in Oregon for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 53% (which is higher than the Oregon state average of 40%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 46% (which is lower than the Oregon state average of 54%).
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Oregon state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 75% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Oregon state average of 40% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 508 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 75%
  • : 53%
  • : 46%
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), OR Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

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

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School Overview

West Park Elementary School's student population of 508 students has declined by 12% over five school years.
The teacher population of 33 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-5
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
508 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
33 teachers
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School Rankings

The diversity score of West Park Elementary School is 0.42, which is less 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 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (OR)
(18-19)
53%
40%
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(18-19)
46%
54%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
17:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
n/a
4%
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Hispanic
72%
25%
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Black
n/a
2%
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White
25%
60%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
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Two or more races
2%
7%
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All Ethnic Groups
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This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in OR.
0.42
This chart display the diversity score of West Park Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Oregon by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
78%
43%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
14%
8%
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School District Name
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), OR Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What schools are West Park Elementary School often compared to?
West Park Elementary Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Sunset Elementary School, Rocky Heights Elementary School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
53% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 40% OR state average), while 46% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 54% OR state average).
How many students attend West Park Elementary School?
508 students attend West Park Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
72% of West Park Elementary School students are Hispanic, 25% of students are White, 2% of students are Two or more races, and 1% of students are American Indian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of West Park Elementary School?
West Park Elementary School has a student ration of 15:1, which is lower than the Oregon state average of 17:1.
What grades does West Park Elementary School offer ?
West Park Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-5 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is West Park Elementary School part of?
West Park Elementary School is part of Hermiston SD 8 School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 508 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 75%
  • : 53%
  • : 46%
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), OR Dept. of Education

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