Spencer Butte Middle School

500 E 43rd Ave
Eugene, OR 97405
(School attendance zone shown in map)
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Top 20%
Serving 378 students in grades 6-8, Spencer Butte Middle School ranks in the top 20% of all schools in Oregon for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 30%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 41% (which is higher than the Oregon state average of 31%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 57% (which is higher than the Oregon state average of 44%).
The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is higher than the Oregon state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 25% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is lower than the Oregon state average of 40% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 378 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 21:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 25%
  • : Top 20% in OR
  • : 41% (Top 30%)
  • : 57% (Top 20%)
  • : 40-44% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), OR Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Spencer Butte Middle School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Oregon for:

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Attribute

School Overview

Spencer Butte Middle School's student population of 378 students has declined by 11% over five school years.
The teacher population of 18 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 6-8
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
378 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
18 teachers
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School Rankings

Spencer Butte Middle School ranks within the top 20% of all 1,196 schools in Oregon (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Spencer Butte Middle School is 0.42, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.58. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
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State Level (OR)
#235 out of 1196 schools
(Top 20%)
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41%
31%
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57%
44%
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40-44%
30%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
21:1
17:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
5%
4%
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Hispanic
8%
25%
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Black
2%
2%
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White
75%
60%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
9%
7%
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0.42
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Eligible for Free Lunch
25%
43%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
8%
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School District Name
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), OR Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Spencer Butte Middle School's ranking?
Spencer Butte Middle School is ranked #235 out of 1,196 schools, which ranks it among the top 20% of public schools in Oregon.
What schools are Spencer Butte Middle School often compared to?
Spencer Butte Middle Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Roosevelt Middle School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
41% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 31% OR state average), while 57% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 44% OR state average).
How many students attend Spencer Butte Middle School?
378 students attend Spencer Butte Middle School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
75% of Spencer Butte Middle School students are White, 9% of students are Two or more races, 8% of students are Hispanic, 5% of students are Asian, 2% of students are Black, and 1% of students are American Indian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Spencer Butte Middle School?
Spencer Butte Middle School has a student ration of 21:1, which is higher than the Oregon state average of 17:1.
What grades does Spencer Butte Middle School offer ?
Spencer Butte Middle School offers enrollment in grades 6-8 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is Spencer Butte Middle School part of?
Spencer Butte Middle School is part of Eugene SD 4j School District.
In what neighborhood is Spencer Butte Middle School located?
Spencer Butte Middle School is located in the Fox Hollow neighborhood of Eugene, OR. There are 2 other public schools located in Fox Hollow.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 378 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 21:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 25%
  • : Top 20%
  • : 41% (Top 30%)
  • : 57% (Top 20%)
  • : 40-44% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), OR Dept. of Education

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