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Why should a school join LOCS?

Membership in LOCS is an important investment in your charter school, the charter movement, and choice in quality public education in Oregon.

What can the League of Oregon Charter Schools offer your school(s)? Provide staff evaluations; staff development; grant writing; curriculum alignments to Common Core; Administrative support and training; Board development; Fundraising, event planning; Program development. Forming nonprofit collaboratives for supporting social service needs in schools and to strengthen community.

Please contact Debi Lorence for more information: 503-858-3636 or

Fee will apply for services.



Putting kids first, since 1977

We are a not-for-profit dedicated to helping kids live their dreams. Data is our tool -- gathered through our assessments, validated by research and brought to life by our 4,000 partners -- with our professional development as support. Tests That Adapt to the Student
NWEA Measures of Academic Progress (MAP) tests present students with engaging, age-appropriate content. As a student responds to questions, the test responds to the student, adjusting up or down in difficulty.

The result is a rewarding experience for the student, and a wealth of detailed information for teachers, parents and administrators. Powered By Data

The  underlying data driving the assessment ensures remarkable accuracy, based on over 24 million assessments given over our 30+ years. Our equal-interval RIT scale increases the stability, providing grade-independent analysis of a child's learning. 

For educators, it means at last having timely information that, used well, can change the course of a student's schoolyear — and life.


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