Alder Elementary School

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17200 Se Alder St

Portland, OR 97233

(503) 255-4673

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Grades: K - 5

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 666

Students Per Teacher: 29

Parent Reviews

4 Parent Reviews for Alder Elementary School

This school's rating (only 1) speaks for itself. Their primary focus seems to be ESL learning, which leaves my (English speaking) children needs ignored. With music, PE, TAG programs all being cut I am currently looking into any option available for my children in order get them out of Alder Elementary.

Posted by a parent on 08/08/09

This school's administration is reactive (vs. proactive). Issues will slide unless you stay on top and bug them about the issue in question. We also had a problem with a teacher and our student, the adminstration wanted to do nothing (seemingly not to blame the teacher) to correct the situation, we had ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 05/13/08

Organization is not their specialty. I also have the same concern with my kids not having homework. I started to feel like I wasn't really involved but I found myself digging for something interesting in their backpacks and there's really nothing sent. I appreciate all the nice help they provide to needy ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 12/09/06

There is a serious lack of organization among staff at school events. My 2nd grade child never once had homework all year and claims to be bored at school. Normally a well behaved child I fear that this boredom will lead to misbehavior if he is not more challenged. I don't know how that will happen ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 08/22/04

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Test scores for Alder Elementary School

OAKS* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2010
Alder Elementary School
Reynolds School District 7
* In 2009-2010 Oregon used the Oregon Assessment of Knowledge and Skills (OAKS) to test students in grades 3 through 8 and 10 in reading and math; in grades 4, 7 and 10 in writing; and in grades 5, 8 and 10 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.

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Portland schools — Alder Elementary School is located at 17200 Se Alder St, Portland OR 97233. 17200 Se Alder St is in the 97233 ZIP code in Portland, OR The school district for Alder Elementary School is the Reynolds School District 7. Alder Elementary School is a Public school that serves grade levels K - 5.
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