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Meadowlark Elementary School

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Posted November 13, 2010

wonderful school! Teachers are great! My kid loves this school. She has gone to two other schools and says this is the best one she has been to by far.
—Submitted by a parent


Posted September 10, 2008

My husband and I chose Meadowlark over our neighborhood school for several reasons. The staff is second to none. The teachers, sincerely care about each child and family. Meadowlark has a sense of 'community' and the feel of a small neighborhood school. Meadowlark has exceeded our expectations in every way! I would highly recommend this school. Tina Hlebechuk
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Posted February 29, 2008

I have 2 kids at this school. Its on the list to be closed in 2011. My kids have done very well at this school. The school district 4j needs some work though. They have banned all sweets and treats from the class rooms. They no longer allow parents to send flowers or balloons to classes - only to the office for after shool pick up. And the lunches are very weak. They serve only a 4 oz portion of meat and then the child has to get the rest from the so-called saled bar that offers only a few choices. The important part is that the teachers really do care about kids and they do well in this school. Sorry to see it close.
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Posted January 22, 2005

I do have one concern about the schools nutrition. My child along with other children I've spoken with as well as other parents,find that the lunches are inadequatic for a growing child. They give them one main dish and leave the rest for the children choose if they want fruits and veggies. It is a proven fact that you must ofer a child food up to ten times befor they will try it. When I was a student at that school every thing came on the tray for us to try and now our children do not get that option. The meals are no longer filling or healthy. My child comes home every day telling me he is starving and didn't eat becuase it was gross. my son is not a picky person so I no it's bad. I've also observed the lunches and are gross.
—Submitted by a parent


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The test results by subgroup show how the designated group of students is performing in comparison to the general population.
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The state average for Math was 61% in 2013.

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About the tests


In 2012-2013 Oregon used the Oregon Assessment of Knowledge and Skills (OAKS) to test students in grades 3 through 8 and 11 in reading and math; in grade 11 in writing; and in grades 5, 8 and 11 in science. The OAKS is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Oregon. The goal is for all students to score at or above the state standard.

Source: Oregon Department of Education

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The state average for Math was 64% in 2013.

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The state average for Reading was 73% in 2013.

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63%

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26%
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About the tests


In 2012-2013 Oregon used the Oregon Assessment of Knowledge and Skills (OAKS) to test students in grades 3 through 8 and 11 in reading and math; in grade 11 in writing; and in grades 5, 8 and 11 in science. The OAKS is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Oregon. The goal is for all students to score at or above the state standard.

Source: Oregon Department of Education

Math

The state average for Math was 58% in 2013.

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The state average for Reading was 68% in 2013.

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The state average for Science was 67% in 2013.

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73%

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76%
Scale: % meeting or exceeding standards

About the tests


In 2012-2013 Oregon used the Oregon Assessment of Knowledge and Skills (OAKS) to test students in grades 3 through 8 and 11 in reading and math; in grade 11 in writing; and in grades 5, 8 and 11 in science. The OAKS is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Oregon. The goal is for all students to score at or above the state standard.

Source: Oregon Department of Education

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About the tests


In 2012-2013 Oregon used the Oregon Assessment of Knowledge and Skills (OAKS) to test students in grades 3 through 8 and 11 in reading and math; in grade 11 in writing; and in grades 5, 8 and 11 in science. The OAKS is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Oregon. The goal is for all students to score at or above the state standard.

Source: Oregon Department of Education

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Scale: % meeting or exceeding standards

About the tests


In 2012-2013 Oregon used the Oregon Assessment of Knowledge and Skills (OAKS) to test students in grades 3 through 8 and 11 in reading and math; in grade 11 in writing; and in grades 5, 8 and 11 in science. The OAKS is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Oregon. The goal is for all students to score at or above the state standard.

Source: Oregon Department of Education

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Scale: % meeting or exceeding standards

About the tests


In 2012-2013 Oregon used the Oregon Assessment of Knowledge and Skills (OAKS) to test students in grades 3 through 8 and 11 in reading and math; in grade 11 in writing; and in grades 5, 8 and 11 in science. The OAKS is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Oregon. The goal is for all students to score at or above the state standard.

Source: Oregon Department of Education

Student ethnicity

Ethnicity This school State average
White 76% 66%
Two or more races 10% 4%
Hispanic 6% 21%
Asian 4% 4%
Black 4% 3%
American Indian/Alaska Native 1% 2%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander N/A 0%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 0% 1%
Source: NCES, 2010-2011

Student subgroups

  This school District averageState average
Students participating in free or reduced-price lunch program 71%N/A51%
Source: NCES, 2010-2011

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