South Medford High School

  • South Medford High School

    Our Vision: Successful Students Today - Successful Citizens Tomorrow

    Our Mission: We are a high quality teaching and learning organization dedicated to preparing all students to graduate with a sound educational foundation, ready to succeed in post-secondary education, and to be contributing community members.


    • Donnie Frazier, Principal
    • Brenda Dufour, Assistant Principal
    • Jaime Hartt, Assistant Principal
    • Jeremy Hamasu, Assistant Principal
    • Chris Mahavong, Assistant Principal
    • JoAnn Schaeffer, Activities Coordinator    

    Mascot:  Panther                    School Colors:  Blue and Gray                   School Profile: 2018-19 Profile

    Grades:  9-12                           Enrollment:  1813                                        Staff:  130

    Grading Periods:  Grades are distributed four times per year, with each quarter grading period used to establish awarding of credit and class rank. Students are ranked according to cumulative grade-point average at the end of each quarter. All grades are included and all grades are nonweighted.

    Other:  South Medford High School is located in southwest Medford, Oregon. Our campus is home to our five Small Learning Communities (SLC's):  Freshman Academy, BACH (Bridging Arts, Communication and Humanities), CHAMPS (Community Health And Medical Professions School), STEM and Discovery (exploration of environmental and community issues). Our facility has 8 computer labs, a professional performing arts facility and two state of the art culinary arts centers. Our beautiful school is energy efficient and is situated on 38 acres in a park-like campus.

    South Medford provides a rigorous academic curriculum. We offer more than 40 honors, college-level and Advanced Placement courses. Many of these classes provide students with the opportunity to gain college credit through AP testing or direct, dual registration at Southern Oregon University or Rogue Community College.

    South Medford is one of the few 6A high schools in the state that has met the state and federal standards under No Child Left Behind (NCLB). In 2013-14, as well as in 2014-15, South was recognized by US News and World Report with a silver medal as one of the top 10% high schools in the nation.

                                                                                   It's a great day to be a Panther! GO SOUTH!!

    Medford School District provides equal opportunity and access to all educational services, facilities, and/or employment to every person. Medford School District does not discriminate on the grounds of race, color, sex, sexual orientation, marital status, religion, national orgin, age, or disability. Inquiries or complaints regarding the District's non-discrimination policies and compliance can be directed to:

    Brad Earl, Chief Operations Officer
    815 S. Oakdale Avenue, Medford, OR 97501