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Student enrollment

February 5th, 2016 · Comments Off on Student enrollment · Dept. of Education

Oregon school enrollment up by nearly 6,000, biggest growth in a decade (Oregonian, 2/4/2016) Report: Bend-La Pine now fifth-largest district in Oregon (Bend Bulletin, 2/5/2016) Fall membership report (annual) Oregon Department of Education

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Graduation rates

January 28th, 2016 · Comments Off on Graduation rates · Dept. of Education

Finally, Oregon graduation rate rises (Oregonian, 1/28/2016) Jefferson High graduation rates soar: here’s what’s working for students (Oregonian, 1/28/2016) State data : most Lane County school districts see bump in high school graduation rates (Register Guard, 1/28/2016) Jefferson leads upswing in Portland’s graduation rate (Portland Tribune, 1/28/2016) Oregon high-school graduation rate inches up (Bend Bulletin, […]

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Employment in December

January 21st, 2016 · Comments Off on Employment in December · Dept. of Education

Oregon unemployment rate drops again as state adds 2,300 jobs (Oregonian, 1/21/2016) Oregon’s unemployment rate continues to drop as state adds 17K late-year jobs (Portland Business Journal, 1/20/2016) Oregon’s employment situation (monthly) Oregon Employment Department

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Woman school superintendents

December 2nd, 2015 · Comments Off on Woman school superintendents · Dept. of Education

After gains, ranks of women superintendents lag (Bend Bulletin, 12/1/2015) Oregon statewide report card (annual) Oregon Department of Education

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Oregon Promise grants

November 6th, 2015 · Comments Off on Oregon Promise grants · Dept. of Education

Who qualifies for Oregon Promise college grant? (East Oregonian, 11/05/2015) Fact sheet : the Oregon promise [PDF] (2015) Oregon Higher Education Coordinating Commission

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Oregon class sizes

October 30th, 2015 · Comments Off on Oregon class sizes · Dept. of Education

55 kids in a class? Typical at some Oregon online schools (Oregonian, 10/30/2015) Class size report (serial) Oregon Department of Education

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Bilingual teachers

October 20th, 2015 · Comments Off on Bilingual teachers · Dept. of Education, Education Investment Board

Wanted: Bilingual teachers for English-Spanish classrooms (Bend Bulletin, 10/19/2015) Oregon English learners statewide strategic plan, 2013-2016 [PDF] (2013) Oregon Department of Education English learners in Oregon’s education system [PDF] (2014) Oregon Education Investment Board

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Full-day kindergarten

September 9th, 2015 · Comments Off on Full-day kindergarten · Dept. of Education

Oregon goes all-out for all-day kindergarten (Oregonian, 9/5/2015) Benefits of full-day kindergarten touted (Statesman Journal, 9/8/2015) Lane County teachers prepare for full-day kindergarten (Register Guard, 9/8/2015) Full-Day Kindergarten: Oregon Officials Cheer, Children Question (OPB, 9/8/2015) Oregon full-day kindergarten enrollment (annual) Oregon Department of Education Oregon kindergarten assessment (annual) Oregon Department of Education

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Student absenteeism

September 4th, 2015 · Comments Off on Student absenteeism · Dept. of Education

Oregon Has A Major Problem With Absent Students (OPB, 9/2/2015) Oregon statewide report card (annual) Oregon Department of Education

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College credit in high school

August 31st, 2015 · Comments Off on College credit in high school · Dept. of Education, University System, Dept. of Community Colleges and Workforce Development

More Oregon students racking up college credits while still in high school (Oregonian, 8/30/2015) How The Oregonian projected 1 in 4 will take a college course (Oregonian, 8/30/2015) Dual credit and tech prep statistics (annual) Oregon Department of Community Colleges and Workforce Development, Oregon Department of Education Dual credit in Oregon 2010 follow-up : an […]

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Dyslexia legislation

August 25th, 2015 · Comments Off on Dyslexia legislation · Dept. of Education

New law requires schools to screen students early for dyslexia (Portland Tribune, 8/25/2015) A summary of enacted education legislation (annual) Oregon Department of Education

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Farm-to-school program

July 28th, 2015 · Comments Off on Farm-to-school program · Dept. of Education

Expansion of Farm to School program pushes districts to buy local (Statesman Journal, 7/28/2015) Oregon legal requirements for purchasing food from farms [PDF] (2008) Oregon Department of Education Oregon Harvest for Schools [PDF] (2013) Oregon Department of Education

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American Indian/Alaska Native education plan

July 15th, 2015 · Comments Off on American Indian/Alaska Native education plan · Dept. of Education

State outlines plan to boost graduation rates, attendance for Native American students (Oregonian, 7/15/2015) Oregon American Indian / Alaska Native Education State Plan 2015 [PDF] (2015) Oregon Department of Education

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Special education statistics

April 3rd, 2015 · Comments Off on Special education statistics · Dept. of Education

Special-ed grad rates jump because of calculation change (Statesman Journal, 4/3/2015) Special education child count by placement category [PDF] (2015) Oregon Department of Education Special education counts by disability [PDF] (2015) Oregon Department of Education

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School enrollment

February 5th, 2015 · Comments Off on School enrollment · Dept. of Education

Oregon school enrollment more diverse this year, but Portland Public Schools’ less so (Oregonian, 2/5/2015) Oregon Schools Growing, Some Districts More Than Others (OPB, 2/5/2015) Oregon K-12 enrollment up slightly this school year (KTVZ, 2/5/2015) Fall membership report (annual) Oregon Department of Education

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Graduation rates

January 29th, 2015 · Comments Off on Graduation rates · Dept. of Education

Oregon fails to improve dismal graduation rate (Oregonian, 1/29/2015) Summary of four-year cohort graduation rates (annual) Oregon Department of Education

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Readiness for kindergarten

January 15th, 2015 · Comments Off on Readiness for kindergarten · Dept. of Education

Oregon students show no change on kindergarten readiness test; meaning of results uncertain (Oregonian, 1/14/2015) Oregon kindergarten assessment (annual) Oregon Department of Education

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School report card

November 26th, 2014 · Comments Off on School report card · Dept. of Education

Charter school enrollment in Oregon hits new high, 5 percent of public school students (Oregonian, 11/26/2014) A quarter of Salem-Keizer freshmen get slow start (Statesman Journal, 11/26/2014) Oregon statewide report card (annual) Oregon Department of Education

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Homeless students

November 13th, 2014 · Comments Off on Homeless students · Dept. of Education

Nearly 19,000 Oregon students deemed homeless, state reports (Oregonian, 11/13/2014) Student homelessness in Oregon, 2014 (2014) Oregon Department of Education

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English language learners

November 13th, 2014 · Comments Off on English language learners · Dept. of Education

S-K schools meet some English language learning goals (Statesman Journal, 11/12/2014) Annual measurable achievement objectives report (annual) Oregon Department of Education

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