88831 Territorial Rd
Elmira, OR 97437
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Fern Ridge Middle School serves 338 students in grades 6-8.
Fern Ridge 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 bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 28% (which is lower than the Oregon state average of 40%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 45% (which is lower than the Oregon state average of 54%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Oregon state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 15% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Oregon state average of 40% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 338 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 20:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 15%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in OR
  • Math Proficiency
    : 28% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 45% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), OR Dept. of Education

School Overview

Fern Ridge Middle School's student population of 338 students has grown by 7% over five school years.
The teacher population of 17 teachers has grown by 30% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 6-8
Total Students
338 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
17 teachers
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School Rankings

Fern Ridge Middle School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,208 schools in Oregon (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Fern Ridge Middle School is 0.27, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.58. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (OR)
Overall Testing Rank
#897 out of 1208 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
28%
40%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
45%
54%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
20:1
17:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
n/a
4%
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Hispanic
10%
25%
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Black
1%
2%
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White
85%
60%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
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Two or more races
3%
7%
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All Ethnic Groups
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This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in OR.
Diversity Score
0.27
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Eligible for Free Lunch
37%
44%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
7%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), OR Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 338 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 20:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 15%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 28% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 45% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), OR Dept. of Education

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