South Meadows Middle School

4960 Se Davis Road
Hillsboro, OR 97123
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
4/
10
Bottom 50%
South Meadows Middle School serves 699 students in grades 7-8.
South Meadows 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 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 33% (which is lower than the Oregon state average of 41%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 51% (which is lower than the Oregon state average of 56%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is higher than the Oregon state level of 20:1.
Minority enrollment is 66% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Oregon state average of 38% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

South Meadows Middle School places among the top 20% of public schools in Oregon for:

School Overview

South Meadows Middle School's student population of 699 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 33 teachers has grown by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-8
Total Students699 students
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Total Classroom Teachers33 teachers
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School Comparison

South Meadows Middle School is ranked within the bottom 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 South Meadows Middle School is 0.62, 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
#768 out of 1200 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
33%
41%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
51%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio21:120:1
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American Indian
n/a
2%
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Asian
4%
4%
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Hispanic
51%
23%
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Black
3%
2%
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White
34%
62%
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Hawaiian
1%
1%
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Two or more races
7%
6%
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Diversity Score
0.620.56
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Eligible for Free Lunch
43%
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 South Meadows Middle School is Century High School (1.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school is City View Charter School (1.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Rosedale Elementary School (0.1 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Beaverton Rosedale Elementary School Math: 38% | Reading: 47%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-6 | 433 students
    0.1 miles
    3901 Se 67th Ave
    Beaverton, OR 97078
    (503) 844-1200
    0.1 K-6 433
  • Hillsboro Witch Hazel Elementary School Math: 25% | Reading: 41%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-6 | 515 students
    0.1 miles
    4950 Se Davis Rd
    Hillsboro, OR 97123
    (503) 844-1610
    0.1 K-6 515
  • Hillsboro Century High School Math: 35% | Reading: 75%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,554 student
    1.0 miles
    2000 Se Century Blvd
    Hillsboro, OR 97123
    (503) 844-1800
    1 9-12 1,554
  • Hillsboro Hillsboro High School Math: 12% | Reading: 66%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,288 student
    1.1 miles
    3285 Se Rood Bridge Rd
    Hillsboro, OR 97123
    (503) 844-1980
    1.1 9-12 1,288
  • Hillsboro City View Charter School Charter School
    Math: 25-29% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-8 | 190 students
    1.3 miles
    4174 Se Bentley St
    Hillsboro, OR 97123
    (503) 844-9424
    1.3 K-8 190

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