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==Quick facts==
 
==Quick facts==

Revision as of 10:52, 9 June 2014

K-12 Education in Oregon
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Education facts
State Superintendent: Rob Saxton
Number of students: 568,208[1]
Number of teachers: 26,791
Teacher/pupil ratio: 1:21.2
Number of school districts: 221
Number of schools: 1,261
Graduation rate: 68%[2]
Per-pupil spending: $9,682[3]
See also
Oregon Department of Education
Oregon school districts
List of school districts in Oregon
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Oregon is home to 221 school districts, 1,261 schools and 568,208 K-12 students.[4]

Quick facts

The current Superintendent of Public Instruction is Rob Saxton. The following lists current members of the Oregon Board of Education:[5]

  • Samuel Henry, Chair
  • Serilda Summers-McGee, Vice-Chair
  • Angela Bowen
  • Artemio Paz, Jr.
  • Miranda Summer
  • Anthony Veliz

Current non-voting members of the Board of Education include Secretary of State Kate Brown and State Treasurer Ted Wheeler.

Demographics

The following table displays the ethnic distribution of students in Oregon as reported in the Common Core of Data for 2011-2012.[6]

See also: Demographic information for all students in all 50 states

The following table displays the ethnic distribution of students in Montana as reported in the National Center for Education Statistics Common Core of Data for 2011-2012.[7]

Demographic information for Oregon's K-12 public school system
Ethnicity Students State Percentage United States Percentage**
American Indian 10,247 1.80% 1.10%
Asian 22,274 3.92% 4.68%
African American 14,404 2.53% 15.68%
Hawaiian Nat./Pacific Isl. students 3,690 0.65% 0.42%
Hispanic 119,790 21.08% 24.37%
White 371,294 65.34% 51.21%
Two or more 26,509 4.67% 2.54%
**Note: This is the percentage of all students in the United States that are reported to be of this ethnicity.

School board elections

Upcoming elections

See also: Oregon school board elections, 2014

No top enrollment districts in Oregon are scheduled to hold elections in 2014.

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