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Hillsboro School District is the fourth-largest public school district in the state of Oregon.
Currently, we serve over 20,290 students in grades K-12 who reside in the cities of Hillsboro, North Plains and other parts of Washington County. We are committed to providing quality schools to the students and families we serve.
We strive for educational excellence by engaging our students in a challenging, personalized instructional program that prepares them for success in post-high school studies or the world of work. Strong business and community partnerships provide additional resources for our schools and students.
Click here to find out facts and figures about our students, staff, operations, budget, and the Washington County community we live in.
Historical Enrollment Figures for Hillsboro School District
†Remember that District numbers include some students who are not enrolled in our comprehensive high schools or in HOA. These could be students at Miller Education Center East, in our Transition Program, adjudicated youth, or students who are on out-of-district placements.
*Please refer to the document Understanding Graduation Rates for more information.
And please refer to 2014-15 Grad Rate Information for comparisons to other districts and historical data.
**Other Completers/Completion Rate includes graduates with a regular or modified diploma, as well as those with an Adult High School Diploma, Extended Diploma, or GED. In 2014-15, 102 students were pursuing an alternative certificate or were continuing their enrollment, and 187 were considered other non-completers--meaning they had either dropped out or had not declared their plans for completing the credits necessary for graduation.
***Please note that the drop-out rate is still calculated using the NCES model, which divides the total number of drop-outs in a given year in grades 9-12 by the number of students in grades 9-12--the numbers and rate do not correlate directly to information about the cohort.
Therefore, the following is true about the graduating class of 2015, which is actually the 2011-12 cohort, as the cohort is named by the first year students entered high school:
The new Hillsboro 2035 Community Plan extends the success of the original Hillsboro 2020 Plan, providing a shared vision for Hillsboro’s future and a detailed action plan for working toward that collective vision. The ideas in the plan are based on input from thousands of community members in cooperation with local organizations who have agreed to share implementation responsibilities.
Education and community involvement comprise one of the focus areas of the 2035 Plan. The first initiative in this focus area is to "pursue and promote continued excellence in Hillsboro schools," which includes these action items:
To learn more, please visit hillsboro2035.org/2035-plan/ or call the City of Hillsboro at 503-681-6219.