West Park Elementary School

555 Sw 7th St
Hermiston, OR 97838
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
6/
10
Top 50%
West Park Elementary School serves 576 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
West Park Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Oregon for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 53% (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 46% (which is lower than the Oregon state average of 54%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is lower than the Oregon state level of 19:1.
Minority enrollment is 66% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Oregon state average of 38% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

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

School Overview

West Park Elementary School's student population of 576 students has grown by 13% over five school years.
The teacher population of 33 teachers has grown by 10% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students576 students
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Total Classroom Teachers33 teachers
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School Rankings

West Park Elementary School is ranked within the top 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 West Park Elementary School is 0.49, 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
#543 out of 1208 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
53%
40%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
46%
54%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:119:1
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American Indian
1%
2%
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Asian
n/a
4%
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Hispanic
63%
23%
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Black
n/a
2%
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White
34%
62%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
2%
6%
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Diversity Score
0.490.56
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Eligible for Free Lunch
69%
41%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
14%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHermiston 8 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, OR Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to West Park Elementary School is Hermiston High School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Sandstone Middle School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Rocky Heights Elementary School (0.5 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Hermiston Hermiston High School Math: 31% | Reading: 76%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,637 student
    0.5 miles
    600 S 1st St
    Hermiston, OR 97838
    (541) 667-6100
    0.5 9-12 1,637
  • Hermiston Rocky Heights Elementary School Math: 52% | Reading: 53%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 479 students
    0.5 miles
    650 W Standard Ave
    Hermiston, OR 97838
    (541) 667-6600
    0.5 K-5 479
  • Hermiston Desert View Elementary School Math: 55% | Reading: 55%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: K-5 | 616 students
    0.6 miles
    1225 Sw 9th
    Hermiston, OR 97838
    (541) 667-6900
    0.6 K-5 616
  • Hermiston Sandstone Middle School Math: 34% | Reading: 55%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 544 students
    0.6 miles
    400 Ne 10th St
    Hermiston, OR 97838
    (541) 667-6300
    0.6 6-8 544
  • Hermiston Armand Larive Middle School Math: 49% | Reading: 62%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 6-8 | 810 students
    0.7 miles
    1497 Sw 9th St
    Hermiston, OR 97838
    (541) 667-6200
    0.7 6-8 810

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