Learning Success

SOESD Admin Community Metics

Keeping youth present and engaged in school is critical for their learning success. The metrics Southern Oregon Success will focus on related to these efforts are: • 3rd Grade Reading:  69.1% of our students are reading at grade level • 8th Grade Math: 57.8% of our students are testing at grade level in math • 9th Grade Student Attendance: 78.2% …

Kindergarten Readiness

SOESD Admin Community Metics

Southern Oregon Success works closely with the Southern Oregon Early Learning Hub. We share the vision of healthy transitions from pre-natal through kindergarten. The Southern Oregon Early Learning Hub has prioritized three metrics in the coming year

Healthy Youth

SOESD Admin Community Metics

In Jackson County, 26.7% of the children are living in poverty, more than one in four. In Josephine County, it is 30.7% or almost one in three. Poverty is a systematic issue that affects youth and family health.  According to the Children’s First ranking, Jackson County ranks 33 out of 36 counties in the rate of homeless youth. Josephine County …

College and Work Readiness

SOESD Admin Community Metics

Across Jackson and Josephine Counties, the high school graduation rate is 67%. This means that a third of our youth are at high risk for life long poverty. Oregon has the worst four year high school graduation rate in the nation and we are below the state average. As Southern Oregon Success works to increase the success of our youth …