| Gordon Russell Middle School
3625 East Powell Valley Road Gresham, Oregon 97080
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Assistant Principal: Kim Barker
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Student Management Specialist: Artigas Bonifacio
Gordon Russell Middle School Mission
We are committed to maintaining a school:
- With a positive learning atmosphere where high achievement is the primary goal;
- Which develops a sense of community;
- Where diversity is respected;
- Where we use resources responsibly.
Gordon Russell Middle School is committed to high quality and developmentally appropriate middle-level education. We work to create educational experiences for our students characterized by quality work and relevant learning through challenging integrated curriculum, instruction, and assessment. In all settings, we work to develop relationships that promote trust and safety—relationships needed for learning and well-being. Opportunities are provided for all to succeed through core, exploratory, and co-curricular activities. Respectful partnerships are maintained with parents and the community through service and communication. We promote the development of personal responsibility and accountability by providing our students with opportunities for significant choice and decisions related to learning. Last of all, we hold high expectations for all who are involved in middle level education at Gordon Russell Middle School.
Gordon Russell Middle School is special because of its academic environment that challenges students and builds on their unique strengths and talents. We have six core teams designed to develop a sense of community within the academic setting. These core academic areas of Mathematics, Science, and Humanities are complimented by a strong Physical Education program, exploratory offerings of Science, Technology, Art, and excellent Band and Choir programs.
School Mascot ,Colors, and History
- Mascot: Flame Thunderbird
- Colors: Red and Black
School Report Card
The Oregon Department of Education annually produces school report cards. To view Gordon Russell Middle School’s Report Card, along with a message from Superintendent Schlachter, click here.