1100 E 12th St
The Dalles, OR 97058
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
3/
10
Bottom 50%
The Dalles Middle School serves 598 students in grades 6-8.
The Dalles 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 28% (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 45% (which is lower than the Oregon state average of 54%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Oregon state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 54% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Oregon state average of 40% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

The Dalles Middle School's student population of 598 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 32 teachers has grown by 6% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 6-8
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
598 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
32 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

The Dalles 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 The Dalles Middle School is 0.60, 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
#897 out of 1208 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
28%
40%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
45%
54%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of The Dalles Middle School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Oregon by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
19:1
17:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
1%
4%
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Hispanic
44%
25%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in The Dalles Middle School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Oregon by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Black
n/a
2%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in The Dalles Middle School and the percentage of Black public school students in Oregon by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
White
46%
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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This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in OR.
Diversity Score
0.60
This chart display the diversity score of The Dalles Middle School and the public school average diversity score of Oregon by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
65%
44%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in The Dalles Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Oregon by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in The Dalles Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Oregon by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) NCES, OR Dept. of Education

School Reviews

5   7/16/2014
The Dalles Middle School has dedicated teachers who work really hard to provide a top notch education, despite the large classes they have to teach.
- Posted by Parent - littl

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Students: 598 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 19:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 54%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in OR
  • Math Proficiency
    : 28% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 45% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.60

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