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The current [[Oregon Superintendent of Public Instruction|Superintendent of Public Instruction]] is [[Rob Saxton]]. The following lists current members of the Oregon Board of Education:<ref>[ ''Oregon Department of Education,'' "State Board Members," accessed August 13, 2013]</ref>
===State school administrators===
*[[Oregon Department of Education|State Board of Education]]<ref>[ ''Oregon Department of Education,'' "State Board Members," accessed June 13, 2014]</ref>
** Samuel Henry, ''Chair, Third Congressional District''
** Serilda Summers-McGee, ''Vice-Chair, At-Large Member''
** Angela Bowen, ''At-Large Member''
** Miranda Summer, ''First Congressional District''
** Vacant, ''Second Congressional District''
** Vacant, ''Fourth Congressional District''
** Anthony Veliz, ''Fifth Congressional District''
* Samuel Henry, Chair
Two seats on the State Board of Education are vacant and awaiting appointment from [[Governor of Oregon|Governor]] [[John Kitzhaber]].
* Serilda Summers-McGee, Vice-Chair
* Angela Bowen
* Artemio Paz, Jr.
* Miranda Summer
* Anthony Veliz
Current non-voting members of the Board of Education include [[Kate Brown|Secretary of State Kate Brown]] and [[Ted Wheeler|State Treasurer Ted Wheeler]].  

Revision as of 11:48, 13 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 EducationList of school districts in OregonOregonSchool boards portal
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Education policy project
Public education in the United States
Public education in Oregon
Glossary of education terms

Oregon is home to 221 school districts, 1,261 schools and 568,208 K-12 students.[4]

Quick facts

State school administrators

  • State Board of Education[5]
    • Samuel Henry, Chair, Third Congressional District
    • Serilda Summers-McGee, Vice-Chair, At-Large Member
    • Angela Bowen, At-Large Member
    • Miranda Summer, First Congressional District
    • Vacant, Second Congressional District
    • Vacant, Fourth Congressional District
    • Anthony Veliz, Fifth Congressional District

Two seats on the State Board of Education are vacant and awaiting appointment from Governor John Kitzhaber.


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.[6]

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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