Portland East Middle School

Portland East Middle School serves 400 students in grades 6 - 8.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the TN average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 9% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 35%.
Portland East Middle School operates within the Sumner County School District.

School Overview

The student population of 400 students has declined by 56% over five years.
The teacher population of 27 teachers has declined by 54% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 400 students
Portland East Middle School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Portland East Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 27 teachers
Portland East Middle School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Portland East Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 18:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.17 is less than the state average of 0.26. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (TN) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1 16:1
Portland East Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Hispanic
5%
8%
Portland East Middle School Black Students (1998-2014)
Black
3%
23%
Portland East Middle School Black Students (1988-2014)
White
91%
65%
Portland East Middle School White Students (1988-2014)
Two or more races
1%
2%
Portland East Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2012-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Portland East Middle School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown TN All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.17 0.26
Portland East Middle School Diversity Score (1988-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
52%
51%
Portland East Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (2007-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
9%
7%
Portland East Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2007-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 28,715 students has grown by 7% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $7,841 is less than the state average of $8,707. The district revenue/student has grown by 15% over four years.
The district spending/student of $8,056 is less than the state average of $8,563. The district spending/student has grown by 21% over four years.
School District Name Sumner County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
46
8
Number of Students Managed 28,715 3,515
Sumner County School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
District Total Revenue $213 MM $30 MM
Sumner County School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $219 MM $29 MM
Sumner County School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $7,841 $8,707
Sumner County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $8,056 $8,563
Sumner County School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, TN Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools:

The nearest high school is Portland High School (1.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Portland West Middle School (1.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Watt Hardison Elementary School (1.4 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • PortlandWatt Hardison Elementary School
    1.4 miles | Grades: KG-5 | 483 students300 Gibson St
    PortlandTN 37148
    (615)325-3233
    1.4KG-5483
  • PortlandPortland High School
    1.5 miles | Grades: 9-12 | 1138 students600 College St
    PortlandTN 37148
    (615)325-9201
    1.59-121138
  • PortlandPortland West Middle School
    1.5 miles | Grades: 6-8 | 533 students110 Nolan Private Dr
    PortlandTN 37148
    (615)325-8066
    1.56-8533
  • PortlandClyde Riggs Elementary School
    1.6 miles | Grades: KG-5 | 231 students211 Fountain Head Rd
    PortlandTN 37148
    (615)325-2391
    1.6KG-5231
  • PortlandPortland Gateview Elementary School
    2.6 miles | Grades: KG-5 | 582 students1098 Gateview Dr
    PortlandTN 37148
    (615)323-7638
    2.6KG-5582

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