George Middle School

  • George Middle School serves 417 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 11% (which is lower than the Oregon state average of 41%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 27% (which is lower than the Oregon state average of 56%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • George 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 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Oregon state level of 20:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 82% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Oregon state average of 38%.

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School Overview

  • George Middle School's student population of 417 students has grown by 15% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 27 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students417 students
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Total Classroom Teachers27 teachers
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School Comparison

  • George Middle School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,200 schools in Oregon (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 14:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of George Middle School is 0.73, 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#1175 out of 1200 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
11%
41%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
27%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:120:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
4%
4%
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Hispanic
43%
23%
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Black
22%
2%
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White
18%
62%
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Hawaiian
1%
1%
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Two or more races
11%
6%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in George Middle School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in OR.
Diversity Score0.730.56
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Eligible for Free Lunch
81%
40%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePortland 1j School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, OR Dept. of Education

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  3.50 out of 5  (2 reviews)
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it is a grate school if you are in elementary you
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This school is notorious for its discipline problems. Homes and businesses in its vicinity are constant victims of vandalism and theft perpetrated by its disrespectful, out-of-control students.
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