« Back to compare
/ / School Profile
6-8
Public district
Ontario, OR
Students enrolled: 523
 

Contact this school

573 SW 2nd Ave
Ontario, OR 97914

(541) 889-5377
Nearby homes for sale
Map of Ontario Middle School address.
Amount of homework: Don't know
August 27, 2015
Because the principal the school policies and rules I found no point in keeping my eldest son there. Three minutes between classes is impossible.

- submitted by a parent
Develops grit: Strongly disagree
August 27, 2015
The students have a strict dress code. And as for grit from its teachers I would say none. For there is no one on one time between the teachers and the individual student.

- submitted by a parent
Develops respect: Strongly disagree
August 27, 2015
The new Ontario Oregon Middle School cost us $36- million dollars as of three years ago thanks to the latest school bond. No student dares to spray paint or tag any of its walls. As for respect between students how can there be with just a half hour lunch and three minute breaks between classes?

- submitted by a parent
Develops empathy: Disagree
August 27, 2015
Ms. Wilson, our son's homeroom class teacher first presented that she cared. However, the compliments to our son's folder received just the same amount of compliments. This teacher did not pull strings or care about excusing her student, our son, from his tardies. (Again there are only 3-minute breaks between classes.) And, of course, our son was still denied lunch.

- submitted by a parent
Develops honesty: Disagree
August 27, 2015
The Ontario, Oregon, USA Middle School is more like a prison. The teachers cram the curriculum in their small allotted yearly calendar. There is no time for personalized help for their students.

- submitted by a parent

August 27, 2015
If you have a choice don't go to the OMS! *The students are given only "3 minutes" between classes. *After "2" tardies" they deny lunch! The students only source for their certified "t-shirts" are only found at one local store. The shirt with the logos cost $20 apiece. *Students are not allowed to wear (or bring to school) coats. *All students are required to wait outside all buildings (regardless of weather) before the school day begins. *The school's intercom BLARES out the message of the day. "For those unlucky few whom had the same experience while in prison." *The school principal is unwilling to yield to doctors advice or care about parents and guardians concerns. *There is only one police officer on campus and he usually stays in his office close to the principal. There are many parents whom complain about the Oregon Middle School, and this officer is there only to mainly protect those in the office and the principal herself! *Again, this is not a school. Its a prison with the latest a multi-million dollar grant could provide.

- submitted by a parent

April 14, 2014
We moved into this school district and my student has had a terrible time. It's very click-ish. The school is at least 70% Hispanic and most of them are related to each other, or has grown up together. The students and teachers are not welcoming to out-sliders. There is at least one middle school teacher that is a huge bully. She makes fun of my disabled daughter in front of other students. This is a terrible school and school district. I encourage people that are new to the area to choose the Idaho side of the Border. Avoid this School!

- submitted by a parent

Profile Completeness

BASIC

Want to improve this school's profile?

All schools on GreatSchools begin with BASIC completeness, which includes important information like contact details and test scores. It’s up to the school community to take the next steps. As a parent or community member, you can share what you know with other families by writing a review or answering a few questions about what the school offers. As a school leader, you can upload photos, describe school programs, and more with an Official school profile.

The completeness meter moves to INTERMEDIATE, then ADVANCED, and finally HONOR ROLL as you complete the following: 10 or more reviews, at least 1 photo, and 9 program questions parents find helpful.

Want to improve this school’s profile? You can!
for Parents
for Schools
 
Need help choosing a school? We can help »

Media Gallery

Media missing

Uh oh! No photos. This frame will look much better when you upload photos »


Facebook

Find out what parents are saying about Ontario Middle School

http://www.facebook.com/pages/Ontario-Middle-School/105847622806014

Nearby homes for sale

     

Last modified: August 27, 2015

Sign up for email updates

Connect with us

Translate this web page

About GreatSchools

Our mission is to help millions of parents get a great education for their kids. GreatSchools.org is an independent nonprofit and the leading national source of school information for families.


GreatSchools.org 1999 Harrison Street, Suite 1100, Oakland, CA 94612

©1998-2015 GreatSchools.org All Rights Reserved. GreatSchools is a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit organization | Ad Choices

Ontario Middle School
573 SW 2nd Ave, Ontario, OR  97914
(541) 889-5377
Last modified Ontario Middle School is a Public school that serves grades 6-8. It has received a GreatSchools rating of 4 out of 10 based on academic quality.
Ontario Middle School Rating: 2 out of 5 based on 9 reviews. Top