About the Medford School District

District Office
  • The Medford School District is a premier district that encompasses 361 square miles in the heart of Southern Oregon's beautiful Rogue River Valley. We serve 14,000 students in 14 elementary schools, two middle schools, three high schools and four charter schools.

    Read our Vision 2020 Strategic Plan here.

    Our Vision:

    “We are a premier school district that inspires remarkable achievement, and empowers students to succeed and contribute in a changing world.”

    Our Mission:

    “To foster the talents and interests of a community of life-long learners through a meaningful education that challenges students to reach their unlimited potential.”

     

    Graduation Rate:

    The Medford overall graduation rate is 80.5%, up from 78% in 2016-17. The state overall graduation rate is 78.7%.

    Enrollment:

    The current Medford School District Enrollment is:

    • Elementary 8,187
    • Middle 2,165
    • High             4,092
    • Total w/Charters 14,444
    • Charters           -1,736
    • Total w/o Charters 12,708
    • Sped Percentage 14.3%
    • ELL Percentage 6.3%
    • Latino Percentage 26.2%

    Number of Employees:

    • Full Time 670
    • Part Time 36 (under 1.0 FTE)
    • Total Certified 706
    • Full Time 352
    • Part Time 321
    • Total Classified 673
    • Special Education Staff: 14%
    • ELL Staff: 3%
    • Latino Staff: 9.6%

    Board Goals:

    1. Academic mastery (beyond proficiency)
    2. Equity for all
    3. 3rd grade reading
    4. Accelerate learning (tiered interventions)
    5. Graduation rate
    6. High tech learning (proposed new board goal)