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57%
  • St Helens Arthur Academy
  • 33035 Pittsburg Rd, St. Helens
  • St Helens SD 502
  • Grades: KG - 8 · Students: 231
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 20:1
48%
  • St Helens High School
  • 2375 Gable Rd, St. Helens
  • St Helens SD 502
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 971
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 23:1
45%
  • St Helens Middle School
  • 354 N 15th St, St. Helens
  • St Helens SD 502
  • Grades: 7 - 8 · Students: 444
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 19:1
42%
  • Mcbride Elementary School
  • 2774 Columbia Blvd, St. Helens
  • St Helens SD 502
  • Grades: KG - 6 · Students: 634
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 20:1
42%
  • Lewis & Clark Elementary School
  • 111 S 9th St, St. Helens
  • St Helens SD 502
  • Grades: KG - 6 · Students: 731
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 21:1
35%
  • Columbia County Education Campus
  • 474 N 16th St, St. Helens
  • St Helens SD 502
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 78
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 23:1
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St. Helens school information

IndexSt. HelensOregonNational
Average Test Scores45%47%49%
Student/Teacher ratio23:120:116:1
Total public schools61,09779,221
Total private schoolsn/a36124,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a897,963
The St. Helens, OR educational system consists of 6 public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools. St. Helens public schools have average test scores of 45% which is 5% lower than than the Oregon average and 9% lower than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of St. Helens public schools is 23:1, compared to 20:1 in Oregon and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 81.3% of students have completed 8th grade, 80.4% have completed high school, 14.9% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 0.7% have completed a doctorate degree.

Education level achieved in St. Helens

IndexSt. HelensOregonNational
Completed 8th grade81.3%86.3%84.3%
Completed high school80.4%85.4%83.0%
Completed some college53.8%66.1%59.4%
Completed associate degree22.0%39.9%38.5%
Completed bachelors14.9%31.4%30.3%
Completed masters3.0%11.9%11.5%
Completed professional degree0.7%3.6%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.4%1.5%1.3%

St. Helens, OR School Districts

St. Helens School District 502

There are a total of 6 public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in St. Helens. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for St. Helens, OR schools is 45%. The average student to teacher ratio is 23:1. In St. Helens, OR, an average of 81.3% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 80.4% have completed high school.

To customize your list of St. Helens schools, you can start by sorting the list of schools by proficiency test score, school name or student to teacher ratio. Then you can select the grade levels that you would like to see, these include preschool, elementary, middle school and high school. Next, select the school type from the following options: charter, magnet, title I and title 1. Finally, you are able to filter your results by average proficiency score. Simply select the minimum proficiency score that you would like to see and only schools with that proficiency score or higher will appear on your list of St. Helens, OR schools.

Nearby cities with high average school scores

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Ridgefield, WA6,11268%37%
Warren, OR1,90967%36%
Felida, WA7,85764%30%
Mount Vista, WA8,27961%24%
Minnehaha, WA11,06860%21%
St. Helens, OR13,16945%9%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Harrison, AR13,16842%16%
Clayton, OH13,17279%60%
Streator, IL13,16323%54%
Soddy-Daisy, TN13,16256%15%
Tehachapi, CA13,17935%29%
St. Helens, OR13,16945%9%
Source: The St. Helens, OR education data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS) and from the National Center for Education Statistics. The average school test scores are based on all schools that completed test scores within the state. Average test scores are conducted by each state independently and the type of tests may change from one state to another. Test scores were not available for all schools within the state, but were available for the vast majority.