King Elementary School

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4906 Ne 6th Ave

Portland, OR 97211

(503) 916-6456

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Grades: PK - 8

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 320

Students Per Teacher: 16

Parent Reviews

7 Parent Reviews for King Elementary School

When our daughter was a baby we started becoming involved, playing at the park, talking to some teachers and parents, attending PTA meetings and school events. We really got a feel for the school. After gathering all this 'insider' info we took the leap and decided to enroll her, and she has excelled ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 01/25/15

2nd year at King and my daughters love the Chinese immersion Program! I have a Kindergarten and 1st grade child in the program and they favor the Mandarin class over English. Very impressed with the selection of teachers and the variety that the program has to offer. My girls are writing characters, ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 01/25/15

My daughter has really struggled with bullying at King School. The middle school kids are really rough, and mean. Girls have fistfights in the halls. Teachers are teaching classes that they're not certified to teach, and admin is a mess. I can't recommend it.

Posted by a parent on 07/17/14

I am glad that King School is my neighborhood school. My son comes home and says: "I loooove I.B.!" He is referring to his units that are part of the International Baccalaureate program. With the adoption of this interdisciplinary curriculum and vigorous differentiation to meet every child at his ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 09/27/11

I don't normally post reviews but it is clear that the other 2 reviews were not posted by parents. My oldest attended King for 1/2 of his 6th grade. At first I was excited that the teacher/student ratio was low but there was a reason. The teachers spent 50% of the time keeping the students inline ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 06/06/11

King school seems like the best kept secret in Portland. The student teacher ratio is low, teachers are energetic and committed, and it's soon to have an IB program! The test scores are not reflective of the positve energy and collaborative atmosphere of King. My son loves it and so do I.

Posted by a parent on 01/30/09

king has the most awesome choir class. they provide you with the greatest teachers. anything you can ask for in a school king has it all.

Posted by a parent on 04/19/07

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Test scores for King Elementary School

OAKS* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2010
King Elementary School
Portland School District 1j
* 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 — King Elementary School is located at 4906 Ne 6th Ave, Portland OR 97211. 4906 Ne 6th Ave is in the 97211 ZIP code in Portland, OR The school district for King Elementary School is the Portland School District 1j. King Elementary School is a Public school that serves grade levels PK - 8.
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