Oregon City Senior High School in Oregon City, OR - Niche

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Oregon City Senior High School is a public school in Oregon City, Oregon. It has 2,172 students in grades 9-12. According to state standards, 92% of students at this school are considered proficient in math and/or reading. There have been 273 reviews written and they have been mostly positive.

19761 South Beavercreek Rd
Oregon City, OR 97045
(503) 785-8900

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3.7 from 273 reviews
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    • Niche User
    • 4
    Extracurriculars: Lots of clubs such as GSA, tons of sports, and great arts programs (music/drama).
    • Niche User
    • 4
    Overall Experience: OCHS provides a lot of opportunities for students with varieties of interests to be involved in although sports is the main focus.
    • Niche User
    • 4
    Teachers: The teachers at OCHS are great, particularly those who teach honors and AP classes.
    • Niche User
    • 4
    Health & Safety: This school is a very safe and healthy school. Everyone who works to make the students get the best of their education really strive to make sure resources are available and that in the case of any emergency, students and faculty are prepared on what to do.
    • Niche User
    • 4
    Extracurriculars: There's substantial diversity in clubs and extracurriculars that allow for many if not all students a chance to become a part of something they can have an impact in. Everyone is very supportive of different activities as well.

Academics Read more about this school's academics

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Comparable Schools

Niche Grade Name Distance Total Students
4.00 West Linn High School 4 mi. 1,610
3.00 Putnam High School 6 mi. 1,221
3.00 Clackamas High School 7 mi. 2,332
2.66 Canby High School 8 mi. 1,517
4.00 Lakeridge High School 8 mi. 1,150

Around Oregon City Senior High School

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Student Demographics Read more about this school's student culture and diversity


Female 49%
Male 50%

Student Diversity

Oregon City Senior High School United States Canby High School Clackamas High School Lakeridge High School Putnam High School West Linn High School
White 81.0% 51.0% 68.0% 66.0% 80.0% 74.0% 82.0%
Hispanic 9.0% 25.0% 26.0% 10.0% 5.0% 14.0% 5.0%
Multiracial 4.0% 2.8% 3.0% 5.0% 5.0% 4.0% 6.0%
Native American 1.0% 1.1% 0% 0% 0% 1.0% 0%
Asian 1.0% 4.8% 0% 14.0% 5.0% 1.0% 5.0%
African American 1.0% 15.0% 0% 2.0% 1.0% 1.0% 0%
Pacific Islander 0% 0.4% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%


Grade 9 26.4%
Grade 10 25.9%
Grade 11 25.3%
Grade 12 22.4%

Educational Outcomes Read more about this school's educational outcomes

Student Opinions

If you could do it all over again, would you still want to go to this school?     Based on 40 responses

  • 60% Yes
  • 22% Not sure.
  • 18% No

What are the best things about this school?     Based on 37 responses

  • 22% The teachers
  • 21% AP Classes
  • 19% The proximity to the Community College
  • 12% The spirit
  • 10% The resources
  • 7% Drama Department
  • 6% The library & it's staff
  • 2% The cows
  • 1% The sports
  • 1% Music Department

What are the worst things about this school?     Based on 25 responses

  • 39% Classroom size.
  • 26% Teacher to student ratio
  • 16% Awareness of advances options
  • 16% General ed classes teach slower
  • 3% So many electives; I wish I could take more

What one thing distinguishes this school from other schools?     Based on 35 responses

  • 54% All the Opportunities for College Credit
  • 26% Our greatness (in size too)
  • 11% Our greatness and opportunities for college credit
  • 6% Amount of students
  • 3% Our Exceptional Student Government

What one word or phrase best describes this school?     Based on 37 responses

  • 51% Crowded
  • 14% Take any class you wanted
  • 11% Swag
  • 11% Free
  • 8% Exciting
  • 5% Open-Minded

What is the most helpful tip for a student to know before coming to this school?     Based on 24 responses

  • 42% Large class sizes and student body
  • 29% AP classes have better teachers
  • 17% Don't expect to get cell service in every hall
  • 8% It's not as easy as you think it will be
  • 4% Be prepared to get lost; it's a large school!

What is your overall opinion of this school?     Based on 33 responses

  • 24% I love everything about this school.
  • 61% I like mostly everything about this school, but there are some things I wish were different.
  • 9% I like a few things about this school, but I'm disappointed in general.
  • 6% I hate everything about this school.