Obsidian Middle School

Obsidian Middle School serves 671 students in grades 6-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is higher than the OR average of 20:1.
Minority enrollment is 21% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 35%.
Obsidian Middle School operates within the Redmond 2j School District.

Overview

The student population of 671 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 32 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 671 students
Obsidian Middle School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 32 teachers
Obsidian Middle School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Obsidian Middle School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 has decreased from 22:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.35 is less than the state average of 0.36. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (OR) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 21:1 20:1
Obsidian Middle School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
1%
2%
Obsidian Middle School American Indian (1989-2012)
Asian
n/a
4%
Obsidian Middle School Asian (1988-2010)
Hispanic
15%
21%
Obsidian Middle School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
n/a
3%
Obsidian Middle School Black (2004-2010)
White
79%
65%
Obsidian Middle School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Obsidian Middle School Sch Ethnicity Obsidian Middle School Sta Ethnicity
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.
0.35 0.36
Obsidian Middle School Diversity Score (1988-2012)
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.
53%
44%
Obsidian Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2012)
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.
5%
7%
Obsidian Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 7,151 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Redmond 2j School District
Number of Schools
Managed
11
3
Number of Students Managed 7,151 805
Redmond   2j School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $61 MM $9 MM
Redmond   2j School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $63 MM $9 MM
Redmond   2j School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $8,548 $11,034
Redmond   2j School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $8,816 $11,196
Redmond   2j School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, OR Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Redmond Proficiency Academy (0.6 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Elton Gregory Middle School (3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is M A Lynch Elementary School (0.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Redmond M A Lynch Elementary School
    1314 Sw Kalama Ave
    Redmond , OR , 97756
    (541)923-4876
    0.3  mi  |  464  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Redmond Redmond Proficiency Academy
    Charter School
    915 Sw Rimrock Way
    Redmond , OR , 97756
    (541)526-0882
    Charter School
    0.6  mi  |  470  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Redmond Redmond High School
    675 Sw Rimrock Dr
    Redmond , OR , 97756
    (541)923-4800
    0.7  mi  |  1786  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Redmond Vern Patrick Elementary School
    3001 Sw Obsidian
    Redmond , OR , 97756
    (541)923-4830
    1.1  mi  |  424  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Redmond John Tuck Elementary School
    209 Nw 10th St
    Redmond , OR , 97756
    (541)923-4884
    1.1  mi  |  457  students  |  Gr.  KG-5

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Deschutes County, OR public schools have a diversity scoreThe 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. of 0.24, which is lower than the Oregon average of 0.36. The most diverse school district in Deschutes County is Redmond School District 2j School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Oregon or national school diversity statistics.