501 N Grant St
Canby, OR 97013
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
7/
10
Top 50%
William Knight Elementary School serves 286 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
William Knight Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Oregon for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 50% (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 52% (which is lower than the Oregon state average of 54%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Oregon state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 29% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Oregon state average of 40% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-6
  • Enrollment: 286 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 29%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50% in OR
  • Math Proficiency
    : 50% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 52% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), OR Dept. of Education

School Overview

William Knight Elementary School's student population of 286 students has declined by 21% over five school years.
The teacher population of 21 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-6
Total Students
286 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
21 teachers
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School Rankings

William Knight 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 William Knight Elementary School is 0.44, 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 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (OR)
Overall Testing Rank
#397 out of 1208 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
50%
40%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
52%
54%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
17:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
1%
4%
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Hispanic
24%
25%
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Black
n/a
2%
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White
71%
60%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
4%
7%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.44
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Eligible for Free Lunch
56%
44%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
7%
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School District Name
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), OR Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-6
  • Enrollment: 286 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 29%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 50% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 52% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), OR Dept. of Education

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