R A Brown Middle School

1505 Sw Cornelius Pass Rd
Hillsboro, OR 97123
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
9/
10
Top 20%
R A Brown Middle School serves 751 students in grades 7-8.
R A Brown Middle School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Oregon for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 50% (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 69% (which is higher than the Oregon state average of 56%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 25:1 is higher than the Oregon state level of 20:1.
Minority enrollment is 56% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Oregon state average of 38% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

R A Brown Middle School places among the top 20% of public schools in Oregon for:

School Overview

R A Brown Middle School's student population of 751 students has grown by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 30 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-8
Total Students751 students
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Total Classroom Teachers30 teachers
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School Comparison

R A Brown Middle School is ranked within the top 20% 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 R A Brown Middle School is 0.70, 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 Testing Rank
#227 out of 1200 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
50%
41%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
69%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio25:120:1
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American Indian
1%
2%
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Asian
13%
4%
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Hispanic
30%
23%
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Black
2%
2%
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White
44%
62%
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Hawaiian
2%
1%
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Two or more races
8%
6%
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Diversity Score
0.700.56
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Eligible for Free Lunch
30%
41%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHillsboro 1j School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, OR Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to R A Brown Middle School is Century High School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is South Meadows Middle School (1.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Indian Hills Elementary School (0.3 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Beaverton Indian Hills Elementary School Math: 58% | Reading: 68%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: K-6 | 470 students
    0.3 miles
    21260 Sw Rock Rd
    Beaverton, OR 97006
    (503) 844-1350
    0.3 K-6 470
  • Hillsboro Ladd Acres Elementary School Math: 56% | Reading: 62%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: K-6 | 523 students
    0.5 miles
    2425 Sw Cornelius Pass Rd
    Hillsboro, OR 97123
    (503) 844-1300
    0.5 K-6 523
  • Beaverton Tobias Elementary School Math: 56% | Reading: 60%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: K-6 | 442 students
    0.7 miles
    1065 Sw 206th Ave
    Beaverton, OR 97006
    (503) 844-1310
    0.7 K-6 442
  • Hillsboro Century High School Math: 35% | Reading: 75%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,554 student
    0.8 miles
    2000 Se Century Blvd
    Hillsboro, OR 97123
    (503) 844-1800
    0.8 9-12 1,554
  • Beaverton Reedville Elementary School Math: 15-19% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-6 | 257 students
    0.8 miles
    2695 Sw 209th Ave
    Beaverton, OR 97006
    (503) 844-1570
    0.8 K-6 257

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