Colton Middle School

  • Colton Middle School serves 145 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 35-39% (which is lower than the Oregon state average of 42%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 45-49% (which is lower than the Oregon state average of 55%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is lower than the Oregon state level of 20:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 15% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Oregon state average of 37%.

School Overview

  • Colton Middle School's student population of 145 students has grown by 9% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 8 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students145 students
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Total Classroom Teachers8 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Colton Middle School's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Colton Middle School is 0.27, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.37. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (OR)
Overall School Rank#423 out of 1,194 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)35-39%
42%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)45-49%
55%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:120:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
4%
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Hispanic
8%
23%
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Black
n/a
2%
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White
85%
63%
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Two or more races
7%
6%
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Diversity Score0.270.37
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Eligible for Free Lunch
24%
42%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameColton SD 53 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, OR Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Colton Colton Elementary School
    Grades: K-5 | 282 students
    0.6 miles
    30439 S Grays Hill Rd
    Colton, OR 97017
    (503)824-3536
    0.6 K-5 282
  • Colton Colton High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 199 students
    0.8 miles
    30205 S Wall St
    Colton, OR 97017
    (503)824-2311
    0.8 9-12 199
  • Mulino Clarkes Elementary School
    Grades: K-5 | 161 students
    3.9 miles
    19100 S Windy City Rd
    Mulino, OR 97042
    (503)632-3290
    3.9 K-5 161
  • Molalla Molalla River Academy Charter School
    Grades: K-8 | 217 students
    6.0 miles
    16897 S Callahan Rd
    Molalla, OR 97038
    (503)829-6672
    6.0 K-8 217
  • Molalla Molalla High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 734 students
    7.3 miles
    357 Francis St
    Molalla, OR 97038
    (503)829-2355
    7.3 9-12 734

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