Corvallis School District

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The Corvallis School District (509J) is a school district serving an area of about 190 square miles including the city of Corvallis, Oregon and Adair Village along with large portions of unincorporated Benton County.[1] As of 2016, the district had about 6,600 students at two high schools, two middle schools, eight elementary schools, and one alternative school.[2] The two high schools are Corvallis High School and Crescent Valley High School.

History[edit]

In 1850 the first school was established in Marysville (renamed Corvallis in 1853).[3] Teacher of the school was A.G. Hovey.[3]

Demographics[edit]

In the 2009 school year, the district had 268 students classified as homeless by the Department of Education, or 4.0% of students in the district.[4]

Schools[edit]

Elementary[edit]

  • Adams
  • Franklin School (K-8)
  • Garfield
  • Hoover Elementary
  • Jefferson
  • Lincoln School
  • Mountain View
  • Muddy Creek Charter School
  • Wilson

Middle[edit]

  • Cheldelin Middle School
  • Linus Pauling
  • Franklin

High[edit]

Corvallis High School

Other[edit]

Footnotes[edit]

  1. ^ Rynerson, West, Siu, Charles, David, Vivian. "Portland State University PDXScholar". 
  2. ^ "October 1 Enrollment Summary: 2007-2008". Oregon Department of Education. Retrieved 2008-08-24. 
  3. ^ a b David D. Fagan, History of Benton County, Oregon; Including its Geology, Topography, Soil and Productions... Portland, OR: A.G. Walling, 1885; pg. 333.
  4. ^ "Count of homeless students in Oregon school districts, 2008-2009" (PDF). The Oregonian. p. 6. Archived from the original (PDF) on 2012-10-05. Retrieved 2009-09-18. 

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