Dexter Mccarty Middle School

  • Dexter Mccarty Middle School serves 532 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 31% (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 53% (which is lower than the Oregon state average of 55%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Dexter Mccarty Middle School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Oregon for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is higher than the Oregon state level of 20:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 50% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Oregon state average of 38%.

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School Overview

  • Dexter Mccarty Middle School's student population of 532 students has declined by 9% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 25 teachers has declined by 10% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students532 students
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Total Classroom Teachers25 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Dexter Mccarty Middle School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,191 schools in Oregon (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 21:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Dexter Mccarty Middle School is 0.62, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.56. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (OR)
Overall School Rank (16-17)#749 out of 1191 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
31%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
53%
55%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Dexter Mccarty Middle School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Oregon by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio21:120:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
3%
4%
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Hispanic
36%
23%
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Black
2%
2%
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White
50%
62%
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Hawaiian
1%
1%
Two or more races
8%
6%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Dexter Mccarty Middle School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in OR.
Diversity Score0.620.56
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Eligible for Free Lunch
52%
40%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Dexter Mccarty Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Oregon by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameGresham-Barlow 10j School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, OR Dept. of Education

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