Ontario Middle School

  • Ontario Middle School serves 321 students in grades 7-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 29% (which is lower than the Oregon state average of 43%) for the 2015-2016 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 46% (which is lower than the Oregon state average of 57%) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • Ontario 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 2015-2016 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Oregon state level of 20:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 64% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Oregon state average of 37%.
  • Ontario Middle School operates within the Ontario 8c School District.

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School Overview

  • Ontario Middle School's student population of 321 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 21 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-8
Total Students321 students
Ontario Middle School Total Students (1989-2016)
Gender %Ontario Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers21 teachers
Ontario Middle School Total Teachers (1989-2016)
Students by GradeOntario Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • Ontario Middle School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1194 schools in Oregon (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Ontario Middle School is 0.49, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.55. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (OR)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
29%
43%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
46%
57%
Student : Teacher Ratio15:120:1
Ontario Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2016)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Ontario Middle School American Indian Students (1989-2014)
Asian
n/a
4%
Ontario Middle School Asian Students (1990-2014)
Hispanic
62%
22%
Ontario Middle School Black Students (1989-2016)
Black
2%
2%
Ontario Middle School Black Students (1996-2016)
White
36%
63%
Ontario Middle School White Students (1989-2016)
Two or more races
n/a
6%
Ontario Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2012-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsOntario Middle School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownOR All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.490.55
Ontario Middle School Diversity Score (1989-2016)
Eligible for Free Lunch
69%
43%
Ontario Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1989-2016)
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
7%
Ontario Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2016)

    District Comparison

    • The school district of Ontario Middle School is Ontario 8c School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 188 school districts in Oregon (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
    • Ontario 8c School District's student population of 2,357 students has decreased by 6% over five school years.
    • The revenue/student of $10,430 in this district is less than the state average of $11,698. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
    • The district's spending/student of $11,077 is less than the state average of $11,740. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
    School District NameOntario 8c School District
    Number of Schools
    Managed
    7
    3
    Number of Students Managed2,357761
    Ontario 8c School District Students Managed (1988-2016)
    District Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
    29%
    43%
    District Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
    40%
    57%
    District Total Revenue$26 MM$9 MM
    District Spending$28 MM$9 MM
    District Revenue / Student$10,430$11,698
    District Spending / Student$11,077$11,740
    School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
    Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, OR Dept. of Education

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