Gervais Middle School

300 Douglas Ave
Gervais, OR 97026
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Gervais Middle School serves 237 students in grades 6-8.
Gervais Middle School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Oregon for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 46% (which is higher than the Oregon state average of 41%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 42% (which is lower than the Oregon state average of 56%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is higher than the Oregon state level of 20:1.
Minority enrollment is 75% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Oregon state average of 38% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Gervais Middle School places among the top 20% of public schools in Oregon for:

School Overview

Gervais Middle School's student population of 237 students has grown by 10% over five school years.
The teacher population of 11 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students237 students
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Total Classroom Teachers11 teachers
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School Comparison

Gervais 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 diversity score of Gervais Middle School is 0.44, which is less 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 Testing Rank
#715 out of 1200 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
46%
41%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
42%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio22:120:1
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American Indian
1%
2%
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Asian
1%
4%
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Hispanic
71%
23%
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Black
n/a
2%
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White
25%
62%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
2%
6%
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Diversity Score
0.440.56
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Eligible for Free Lunch
71%
41%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameGervais 1 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, OR Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school, middle school and elementary school to Gervais Middle School is Frontier Charter Academy (0.1 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Gervais Frontier Charter Academy Charter School
    Math: 25-29% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 5-9 | 136 students
    0.1 miles
    290 1st St
    Gervais, OR 97026
    (541) 902-1011
    0.1 5-9 136
  • Gervais Gervais High School Math: 15-19% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 308 students
    0.1 miles
    300 E Douglas St
    Gervais, OR 97026
    (503) 792-3803
    0.1 9-12 308
  • Gervais Samuel Brown Academy Alternative School
    Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 6-12 | 36 students
    0.1 miles
    290 S First St
    Gervais, OR 97026
    (503) 792-3803
    0.1 6-12 36
  • Woodburn Heritage Elementary School Math: 35% | Reading: 30%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 892 students
    2.4 miles
    440 Parr Rd
    Woodburn, OR 97071
    (503) 916-2600
    2.4 K-5 892
  • Woodburn Valor Middle School Math: 16% | Reading: 32%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 671 students
    2.4 miles
    450 Parr Rd
    Woodburn, OR 97071
    (503) 981-2750
    2.4 6-8 671

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