Portage Township Schools School District

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For the 2021 school year, there is 1 public high school serving 2,468 students in Portage Township Schools School District. The top ranked public high school in Portage Township Schools School District is Portage High School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Public high school in Portage Township School School District have an average math proficiency score of 32% (versus the Indiana public high school average of 39%), and reading proficiency score of 54% (versus the 58% statewide average). This district's average high testing ranking is 4/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public high schools in Indiana.
public high school in Portage Township School School District have a Graduation Rate of 94%, which is more than the Indiana average of 88%.
The school with highest graduation rate is Portage High School, with 94% graduation rate. Read more about public school graduation rate statistics in Indiana or national school graduation rate statistics.
Minority enrollment is 40% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the Indiana public high school average of 30% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Overview

School District NamePortage Township Schools School District
School District Websitehttp://www.portage.k12.in.us/
School District Phone Number(219) 762-6511
School District Grades OfferedKG - 12
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (IN)
# of Schools1 School482 Schools
# of Students2,468 Students361,938 Students
# of Teachers127 Teachers21,272 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio19:117:1

District Comparison

Portage Township Schools School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 329 school districts in Indiana (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-2018 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 94% has increased from 91% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (IN)
Overall Testing Rank
#130 out of 373 school districts
(Top 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Portage Township Schools  School District, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
58%
54%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Portage Township Schools  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of IN by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
58%
62%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Portage Township Schools  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of IN by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Graduation Rate
94%
86%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Portage Township Schools  School District and public school graduation rate of IN by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.580.49
# of American Indian Students4 Students827 Students
% American Indian Students
n/an/a
# of Asian Students17 Students7,862 Students
% Asian Students
1%
2%
# of Hispanic Students547 Students39,845 Students
% Hispanic Students
22%
11%
# of Black Students305 Students45,689 Students
% Black Students
12%
13%
# of White Students1,471 Students252,217 Students
% White Students
60%
70%
# of Hawaiian Studentsn/a235 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students124 Students15,311 Students
% of Two or more races Students
5%
4%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten: - 400
# of Students in Kindergarten: - 996
# of Students in 1st Grade: - 1,039
# of Students in 2nd Grade: - 969
# of Students in 3rd Grade: - 1,220
# of Students in 4th Grade: - 1,198
# of Students in 5th Grade: - 1,294
# of Students in 6th Grade: - 4,342
# of Students in 7th Grade: - 11,267
# of Students in 8th Grade: - 12,187
# of Students in 9th Grade:60180,524
# of Students in 10th Grade:65080,772
# of Students in 11th Grade:67583,667
# of Students in 12th Grade:53380,340
# of Ungraded Students:91,723

Fiscal Data Comparison

The revenue/student of $11,139 in this school district is less than the state median of $11,838. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $10,598 is less than the state median of $10,933. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017This School DistrictThis State (IN)
Total Revenue$85 MM$16 MM
This chart display total revenue of Portage Township Schools  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in IN by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending$81 MM$15 MM
This chart display total spending of Portage Township Schools  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in IN by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$11,139$11,838
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Portage Township Schools  School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in IN by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$10,598$10,933
This chart display average spending per public school student in Portage Township Schools  School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in IN by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Portage Township Schools School District Public High Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Rank: #11.
    Portage High School Math: 32% | Reading: 54%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    6450 Us Hwy 6
    Portage, IN 46368
    (219) 764-6026

    Grades: 9-12 | 2,468 students
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