Banks Junior High School

School Overview


450 S Main St

Banks, OR 97106

(503) 324-3111

School Website

View map


Grades: 7 - 8

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 196

Students Per Teacher: 13

Parent Reviews

7 Parent Reviews for Banks Junior High School

This school is the best school! I moved away and attended a different school and it was completely awful compared to banks! I would give anything to go back!!! I went to banks and heard about two cuss words. Then attending my other school the kids were naughty and dropped the "F bomb," every two second! ...  Read more

Posted by a other on 08/06/13

This has been an excellent choice for my child for 7th grade. The caring teachers, amazing communication and overall achievement of students is more than any parent could ask for in a small town public school. The PTO also is very involved with the Principal and Student Body to make sure needs are met. ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 04/12/12

I feel that the quality of the education offered at Banks JR. High is at a good level. the only real problem I have is that parents association seems to be almost nonexistent, except for some names on the web site and in the school directory.

Posted by a parent on 10/01/08

i attend banks junior high, and i think its great. i grew up here, and their support is fantastic. the elementary has plenty of help for disabled kids, which makes it possible to achieve almost anything. the middle school, which i am in now, has great sport programs and professional coaches. its also ...  Read more

Posted by a student on 08/01/08

I feel that Banks is over all a good school, but as all schools do there has been some problems with some students. My prospective on the homework is that the teachers do their best to E-mail the parents as much as posible which has helped!The teachers have been very helpful with my student in meeting ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 03/13/06

There are a few terrific teachers at this school. Unfortunately this school LACKS adequate leadership ability. Often times it is difficult to decipher which individuals are teachers and which are students due to the extreme lack of control regarding the dress code policy. Several of the adults working ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 03/15/05

The good teachers are VERY good but fewer than the ones that don't seem too be in love with their jobs. Some communicate rather unprofessional with the students, and don't communicate regulary with the parents except ONE(Good Job!, thank you for the weekly emails).My son is looking for a different schol ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 01/07/05

Have a question about schools? Ask it at Trulia Voices. See more reviews at

School Profile for Banks Junior High School

Test scores
Test scores for Banks Junior High School

OAKS* Test Scores

Grade Level:

Test Year: 2010
Banks Junior High School
Banks School District 13
* In 2009-2010 Oregon used the Oregon Assessment of Knowledge and Skills (OAKS) to test students in grades 3 through 8 and 10 in reading and math; in grades 4, 7 and 10 in writing; and in grades 5, 8 and 10 in science. The OAKS is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Oregon. The goal is for all students to score at or above the state standard.

Homes for sale near Banks Junior High School

41833 NW Buckshire St 41833 NW Bu...
4 br  3 ba
42276 NW Woodman Ave 42276 NW Wo...
3 br  2 ba
12569 NW Maplecrest Way 12569 NW Ma...
3 br  3 ba
43174 NW Main St 43174 NW Ma...
3 br  2 ba
12739 NW Hammond Pl 12739 NW Ha...
3 br  2 ba
12540 NW Maplecrest Way 12540 NW Ma...
4 br  3 ba
Nearby Schools
Discussions in Banks, OR
Charts and Data
Banks schools — Banks Junior High School is located at 450 S Main St, Banks OR 97106. 450 S Main St is in the 97106 ZIP code in Banks, OR The school district for Banks Junior High School is the Banks School District 13. Banks Junior High School is a Public school that serves grade levels 7 - 8.
School information provided by OnBoard Informatics Copyright (c) 2008. Information is deemed reliable but not guaranteed.
Copyright © 2014 Trulia, Inc. All rights reserved.   |  
Have a question? Visit our Help Center to find the answer