Linus Pauling Middle School

1111 Nw Cleveland Ave
Corvallis, OR 97330
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
6/
10
Top 50%
2.00 5 1 (1 review)
Linus Pauling Middle School serves 723 students in grades 6-8.
Linus Pauling Middle School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Oregon for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 45% (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 54% (which is lower than the Oregon state average of 56%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is equal to the Oregon state level of 20:1.
Minority enrollment is 38% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is equal to the Oregon state average of 38% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Linus Pauling Middle School's student population of 723 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 37 teachers has grown by 15% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students723 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Linus Pauling Middle School
Total Classroom Teachers37 teachers
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School Comparison

Linus Pauling Middle School is ranked within the top 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 Linus Pauling Middle School is 0.54, 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
#525 out of 1200 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
45%
41%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
54%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio20:120:1
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American Indian
1%
2%
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Asian
3%
4%
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Hispanic
27%
23%
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Black
1%
2%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Linus Pauling Middle School and the percentage of Black public school students in Oregon by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
White
62%
62%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
This chart display the percentage of Hawaiian students in Linus Pauling Middle School and the percentage of Hawaiian public school students in Oregon by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Two or more races
6%
6%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Linus Pauling Middle School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in OR.
Diversity Score
0.540.56
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Eligible for Free Lunch
36%
41%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Linus Pauling 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 NameCorvallis 509j School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, OR Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Linus Pauling Middle School is Corvallis High School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Franklin School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Garfield Elementary School (0.2 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Corvallis Garfield Elementary School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 444 students
    0.2 miles
    1205 Nw Garfield Ave
    Corvallis, OR 97330
    (541) 757-5941
    0.2 K-5 444
  • Corvallis Corvallis High School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 81%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,241 student
    0.7 miles
    1400 Nw Buchanan Ave
    Corvallis, OR 97330
    (541) 757-5871
    0.7 9-12 1,241
  • Corvallis Wilson Elementary School Math: 50% | Reading: 52%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 422 students
    0.7 miles
    2701 Nw Satinwood
    Corvallis, OR 97330
    (541) 757-5987
    0.7 K-5 422
  • Corvallis Jefferson Elementary School Math: 60-64% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: K-5 | 342 students
    0.8 miles
    1825 Nw 27th St
    Corvallis, OR 97330
    (541) 757-5951
    0.8 K-5 342
  • Corvallis Franklin School Alternative School
    Math: 70% | Reading: 77%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: K-8 | 336 students
    0.9 miles
    750 Nw 18th St
    Corvallis, OR 97330
    (541) 757-5747
    0.9 K-8 336

School Reviews

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Quality of academic programs is low. Staff are more interested in disciplining students over very minor problems. Will not work with parents to find a solution. their solution is bureaucratic nonsense.
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