Portland East Middle School

Portland East Middle School serves 410 students in grades 6-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the TN average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 9% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is less than the state average of 34%.
Portland East Middle School operates within the Sumner County School District.

Overview

The student population of 410 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 30 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 410 students
Portland East Middle School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 53% Male / 47%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 30 teachers
Portland East Middle School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Portland East Middle School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has stayed the same 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 14:1 15:1
Portland East Middle School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Hispanic
4%
7%
Portland East Middle School Hispanic (1998-2013)
Black
4%
23%
Portland East Middle School Black (1988-2013)
White
91%
66%
Portland East Middle School White (1988-2013)
Two or more races
1%
1%
Portland East Middle School Two or more races (2012-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Portland East Middle School Ethnicity Breakdown Public School Average 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 (1988-2013)
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.
50%
51%
Portland East Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (2007-2013)
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.
8%
7%
Portland East Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2007-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 28,448 students has grown by 6% over five years.
School District Name Sumner County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
46
8
Number of Students Managed 28,448 3,473
Sumner County School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $204 MM $28 MM
Sumner County School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $216 MM $28 MM
Sumner County School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $7,641 $8,477
Sumner County School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $8,078 $8,379
Sumner County School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, TN Dept. of Education

Nearby 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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Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • PortlandWatt Hardison Elementary School
    300 Gibson St
    PortlandTN 37148
    (615)325-3233
    1.4 mi | 457 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • PortlandPortland West Middle School
    110 Nolan Private Dr
    PortlandTN 37148
    (615)325-8066
    1.5 mi | 527 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • PortlandPortland High School
    600 College St
    PortlandTN 37148
    (615)325-9201
    1.5 mi | 1125 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • PortlandClyde Riggs Elementary School
    211 Fountain Head Rd
    PortlandTN 37148
    (615)325-2391
    1.6 mi | 242 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • PortlandPortland Gateview Elementary School
    1098 Gateview Dr
    PortlandTN 37148
    (615)323-7638
    2.6 mi | 580 students | Gr. KG-5                      

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