Ron Russell Middle School

Ron Russell Middle School serves 860 students in grades 6-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is equal to the OR average of 20:1.
Minority enrollment is 60% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is more than the state average of 35%.
Ron Russell Middle School operates within the David Douglas 40 School District.

Overview

The student population of 860 students has grown by 5% over five years.
The teacher population of 42 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 860 students
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 42 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has increased from 17:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.74 is more than the state average of 0.37. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (OR) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 20:1 20:1
American Indian
2%
2%
Asian
15%
4%
Hispanic
26%
21%
Black
12%
3%
White
40%
65%
Two or more races
5%
5%
All Ethnic Groups
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.74 0.37
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
77%
44%
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
9%
7%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 11,081 students has grown by 6% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $10,012 is less than the state average of $11,034. The district revenue/student has grown by 8% over four years.
The district spending/student of $11,365 is higher than the state average of $11,196. The district spending/student has grown by 19% over four years.
School District Name David Douglas 40 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
14
3
Number of Students Managed 11,081 751
District Total Revenue $106 MM $9 MM
District Spending $120 MM $9 MM
District Revenue / Student $10,012 $11,034
District Spending / Student $11,365 $11,196
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, OR Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is David Douglas High School (1.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Alice Ott Middle School (1.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Earl Boyles Elementary School (0.2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • PortlandEarl Boyles Elementary School
    10822 Se Bush
    PortlandOR 97266
    (503)256-6554
    0.2 mi | Gr. KG-5 | 427 students                      
  • PortlandWest Powellhurst Elementary School
    2921 Se 116th Ave
    PortlandOR 97266
    (503)256-6509
    0.5 mi | Gr. KG-5 | 459 students                      
  • PortlandGilbert Heights Elementary School
    12839 Se Holgate Blvd
    PortlandOR 97236
    (503)256-6502
    0.9 mi | Gr. KG-5 | 609 students                      
  • PortlandLent Elementary School
    5105 Se 97th Ave
    PortlandOR 97266
    (503)916-6322
    0.9 mi | Gr. KG-8 | 573 students                      
  • PortlandCherry Park Elementary School
    1930 Se 104th Ave
    PortlandOR 97216
    (503)256-6501
    1.1 mi | Gr. KG-5 | 476 students                      

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