3955 Se 112th Ave
Portland, OR 97266
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Ron Russell Middle School serves 850 students in grades 6-8.
Ron Russell 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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 35% (which is lower than the Oregon state average of 40%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 48% (which is lower than the Oregon state average of 54%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Oregon state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 66% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is higher than the Oregon state average of 40% (majority Hispanic and Asian).

School Overview

Ron Russell Middle School's student population of 850 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 47 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 6-8
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
850 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
47 teachers
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School Rankings

Ron Russell Middle School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,208 schools in Oregon (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Ron Russell Middle School is 0.76, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.58. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (OR)
Overall Testing Rank
#741 out of 1208 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
35%
40%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
48%
54%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
18:1
17:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
14%
4%
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Hispanic
29%
25%
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Black
14%
2%
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White
34%
60%
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Hawaiian
2%
1%
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Two or more races
6%
7%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.76
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Eligible for Free Lunch
68%
44%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
12%
7%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) NCES, OR Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Students: 850 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 18:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 66%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in OR
  • Math Proficiency
    : 35% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 48% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.76

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