Jackson Middle School

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10625 Sw 35th Ave

Portland, OR 97219

(503) 916-5680

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Grades: 6 - 8

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 540

Students Per Teacher: 18

Parent Reviews

15 Parent Reviews for Jackson Middle School

I know that this is an amazing school and it has many great teachers! I luv Jackson!

Posted by a other on 04/20/13

Teacher quality is uneven - there are quite a few amazing teachers, while others are sub-par. The current principal is a difficult and unpleasant person with whom to work - he does not listen to parents, bristles at constructive criticism, and seems unable to find creative solutions. (Note that reviews ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 08/22/11

This only thing this school has done for my child is teach her to dislike learning. The teachers are stressed and mean to the students. The principal is inept and his judgment is poor. This school bills itself as an "artful learning" school but doesn't offer art. Students have fled band because the ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 10/20/10

I think Jackson was a really great school to go to all though-out 6th-8th grade. I was really glad to get the experience of being able to have as much arts as Jackson does, even if I wasn't chosen to be a mural student. It was really great even if I had to deal with the school councilor's grouchy mood ...  Read more

Posted by a other on 06/28/10

I believe JMS is a school that encourages creativity and strives to support those from all walks of life. I am positive that the school administration is doing a great and phenomenal job, keeping JMS students safe, happy, and prepared for their future lifelong learning.

Posted by a other on 02/03/10

Their 7th grade teachers are the best!

Posted by a other on 09/16/09

This school is the best! i love going to school there! all the teachers are great and they have this thing called cultural day it is so cool!

Posted by a student on 08/31/09

I LOVE JMS!! Im is 6th grade now and I love it!!! the teachers are sooo cool! our school is so beautiful with all the murals on the walls, and we get the coolest electives. i would hate to leave!! i would cry so much!!

Posted by a student on 04/09/09

I'm in seventh grade it is the greatest school I have ever been to. The walls are decorated with murals from the art class, it's advanced in art and its math. 7th graders can take pre algebra, Algebra 1, and algebra 1-2. The teachers are really cool and it's just amazing with such a warm and welcoming ...  Read more

Posted by a student on 01/22/09

Jackson is awsome it is my second year and i would be sooooooo sad to leave it!

Posted by a student on 09/11/08

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Test scores
Test scores for Jackson Middle School

OAKS* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2010
Jackson Middle School
Portland School District 1j
* 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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Portland schools — Jackson Middle School is located at 10625 Sw 35th Ave, Portland OR 97219. 10625 Sw 35th Ave is in the 97219 ZIP code in Portland, OR The school district for Jackson Middle School is the Portland School District 1j. Jackson Middle School is a Public school that serves grade levels 6 - 8.
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