R A Brown Middle School

  • R A Brown Middle School serves 714 students in grades 7-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 48% (which is higher than the Oregon state average of 42%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 67% (which is higher than the Oregon state average of 55%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 is higher than the Oregon state level of 20:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 53% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Oregon state average of 37%.

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School Overview

  • R A Brown Middle School's student population of 714 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 30 teachers has grown by 11% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-8
Total Students714 students
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Total Classroom Teachers30 teachers
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School Comparison

  • R A Brown Middle School's student:teacher ratio of 24:1 has decreased from 28:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of R A Brown Middle School is 0.68, which is more 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (OR)
Overall School Rank#250 out of 1,194 schools
(Top 30%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
48%
42%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
67%
55%
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Student : Teacher Ratio24:120:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
14%
4%
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Hispanic
28%
23%
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Black
3%
2%
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White
47%
63%
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Hawaiian
1%
1%
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Two or more races
7%
6%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in R A Brown Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in OR.
Diversity Score0.680.55
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Eligible for Free Lunch
31%
42%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHillsboro SD 1J School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, OR Dept. of Education

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