Prospect Charter School

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Prospect Charter School
160 Mill Creek Drive
Prospect, Oregon, (Jackson County) 97536
United States
Coordinates 42°42′36″N 122°34′45″W / 42.709929°N 122.579283°W / 42.709929; -122.579283Coordinates: 42°42′36″N 122°34′45″W / 42.709929°N 122.579283°W / 42.709929; -122.579283
Type Public
School district Prospect School District
Principal Tim Dexter[1][2]
Grades K-12[2]
Number of students 245[2]
Color(s) Blue and white   [1]
Athletics conference OSAA Mountain Valley League 1A-5[1]
Mascot Cougar[1]

Prospect Charter School is a public charter school in Prospect, Oregon, United States.

Charter status[edit]

Prospect applied for charter status, and received a $455,000 Charter Incentive Grant from the Oregon Department of Education in December 2008. It began the 2009-2010 school year as a charter school.[3]


In 2008, 56% of the school's seniors received a high school diploma. Of 16 students, nine graduated, five dropped out, and two were still in high school the following year.[4][5]


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  2. ^ a b c "Oregon School Directory 2008-09" (PDF). Oregon Department of Education. p. 139. Retrieved 2009-05-28. 
  3. ^ Achen, Paris (2008-12-31). "Prospect School goes charter next fall". Mail Tribune. Retrieved 2009-07-08. 
  4. ^ "State releases high school graduation rates". The Oregonian. 2009-06-30. Retrieved 2009-07-01. 
  5. ^ "Oregon dropout rates for 2008". The Oregonian. 2009-06-30. Retrieved 2009-07-01.