School Profile

Clackamas Middle College is a public charter high school sponsored by North Clackamas School District, and is located 10 miles outside of Portland, Oregon.  CMC enrolls 300 students from all over the Portland Metro Area.  Our students come from varied socio-economic and academic backgrounds with many different languages spoken.  CMC provides an inclusive, innovative, and challenging personalized education that cultivates and prepares independent learners for college and careers.  Our students are enrolled within three of our programs created to bridge the gap from high school to college, and prepare our students for the world of college and/or careers.  In its short existence (18 yrs-est.2003), our graduates earned an average of 67 college credits along with their high school diploma. The following is a breakdown of our students in each program:
  • College Prep Program- 138 students
  • Pathways to College- 51 students
  • College Extended Options (CEO)- 45 students
The following is a breakdown of the demographics within our school:
  • 61%-Female
  • 38%-Male
  • 1%- Non-Binary
  • 6%-Asian
  • 2%-African American
  • 74%-White
  • 13%-Hispanic
  • 5%-Two or More
  • 7%-SPED
  • 34%-English Language Learners
To build a successful college-ready culture, 94% of students reported that CMC fosters a climate of respect and fairness; and 90% of students feel CMC prepared them for college and careers (national percentile rankings-YouthTruth).  CMC also leads our district with a graduation rate of 96%.  Last year, we saved our families almost $500,000 in community college savings, and near $1.5 million in state university tuition.  We are a solid choice for many families in the Portland Metro Area.