South Medford High School

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1551 Cunningham Ave

Medford, OR 97501

(541) 842-3680

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Grades: 9 - 12

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 1,799

Students Per Teacher: 22

Parent Reviews

7 Parent Reviews for South Medford High School

The school remodel couldn't come soon enough, because the building could use some work. But I strongly believe that nearly every other aspect of SMHS is fantastic.

Posted by a other on 03/30/08

I love this school, It's absolutley amazing. I'm in the band program and we travel to entertain our crowd. South does have some downs but it also has school spirit, teachers that care, things to do, and ways to keep students active and out of harms way.

Posted by a student on 11/19/07

South Medford is a wonderful school in some aspects, and not so great in others. There are numerous clubs, extracurricular activities, and sports that students can participate in, and these groups frequently exceed in competitive events. The music program is one of a kind; it is arguably the best in ...  Read more

Posted by a student on 10/26/07

After 9+ years in this school district, I will say there are some amazing teachers there to help compensate for the lousy administration. If you try to talk to the Registrar to transfer credits, the Principal, the assistant principals, watch out (double check them)! From the very top to the very bottom ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 06/18/07

High availabilty of extracurricular activities. AP classes available. Lots of clubs. Awesome arts dept. Very competitive top notch sports programs.

Posted by a parent on 12/15/05

Poor involvement in the students emotional needs, peer pressures, what's going on among the students towards one another. Parental involvment is low unless your child is in a special needs class, then the parent, teacher & student interactive involvement is good. My daughters did terrible at this school, ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 08/29/05

I love this school and the music and sports programs they provide. I encourage you to enroll your child/s in South Medford. They have great activities, and are always envolved with the students.

Posted by a student on 07/09/04

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Test scores for South Medford High School

OAKS* Test Scores

Grade Level: 10

Test Year: 2010
South Medford High School
Medford School District 549c
* 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.

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Medford schools — South Medford High School is located at 1551 Cunningham Ave, Medford OR 97501. 1551 Cunningham Ave is in the 97501 ZIP code in Medford, OR The school district for South Medford High School is the Medford School District 549c. South Medford High School is a Public school that serves grade levels 9 - 12.
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