Portage Township School District

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  • For the 2020 school year, there are 11 public schools managed by Portage Township School District serving 7,717 students in Portage, Indiana.
  • Minority enrollment is 41% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the Indiana state average of 31%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is more than the state average of 17:1.

Portage Township School District (2020)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Portage Central Elementary School
    2825 Russell St
    Portage, IN 46368
    (219)763-8015

    Grades: K-5 | 517 students
  • Portage Crisman Elementary School
    6161 Old Porter Rd
    Portage, IN 46368
    (219)763-8020

    Grades: K-5 | 446 students
  • Portage Ethel R Jones Elementary School
    2374 Mccool Rd
    Portage, IN 46368
    (219)763-8025

    Grades: K-5 | 393 students
  • Portage George L Myers Elementary School
    3100 Willowdale
    Portage, IN 46368
    (219)763-8035

    Grades: K-5 | 387 students
  • Valparaiso Paul Saylor Elementary School
    331 Midway
    Valparaiso, IN 46383
    (219)763-8040

    Grades: K-5 | 342 students
  • Portage Portage High School
    6450 Us Hwy 6
    Portage, IN 46368
    (219)764-6026

    Grades: 9-12 | 2531 students
  • Portage Rowena Kyle Elementary School
    2701 Hamstrom Rd
    Portage, IN 46368
    (219)763-8030

    Grades: K-5 | 460 students
  • Valparaiso South Haven Elementary School
    395 W Midway Dr
    Valparaiso, IN 46383
    (219)763-8045

    Grades: K-5 | 372 students
  • Portage Wallace Aylesworth Elementary School
    5910 Central Ave
    Portage, IN 46368
    (219)763-8010

    Grades: K-5 | 483 students
  • Portage William Fegely Middle School
    5384 Stone Ave
    Portage, IN 46368
    (219)763-8150

    Grades: 6-8 | 690 students
  • Portage Willowcreek Middle School
    5962 Central Ave
    Portage, IN 46368
    (219)763-8090

    Grades: 6-8 | 1096 students

Overview

School District NamePortage Township School District
# of Schoolsn/a
# of Students7,717 students
# of Teachers419 Teacher(s)
Student : Teacher Ratio18:1
# of Male Students3,812 students
% Male Students
49%
# of Female Students3,905 students
% Female Students
51%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.59
# of American Indian Students10 students
% American Indian Students
n/a
# of Asian Students60 students
% Asian Students
1%
# of Hispanic Students1,817 students
% Hispanic Students
24%
# of Black Students896 students
% Black Students
12%
# of White Students4,547 students
% White Students
58%
# of Hawaiian Students1 students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
# of Two or more races Students386 students
% of Two or more races Students
5%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten: -
# of Students in Kindergarten:550
# of Students in 1st Grade:549
# of Students in 2nd Grade:566
# of Students in 3rd Grade:620
# of Students in 4th Grade:545
# of Students in 5th Grade:570
# of Students in 6th Grade:578
# of Students in 7th Grade:616
# of Students in 8th Grade:592
# of Students in 9th Grade:658
# of Students in 10th Grade:691
# of Students in 11th Grade:576
# of Students in 12th Grade:595
# of Ungraded Students:11

District Comparison

  • Portage Township School District, which is ranked within the top 50% of all 357 school districts in Indiana (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 93% has increased from 90% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (IN)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
56%
54%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Portage Township 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 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
63%
63%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Portage Township 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 2016-17 school year data.
Graduation Rate
93%
82%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Portage Township School District and public school graduation rate of IN by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $11,907 in this school district is less than the state average of $13,154. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $9,559 is less than the state average of $11,176. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (IN)
Total Revenue$96 MM$18 MM
This chart display total revenue of Portage Township School District and average revenue for each school distric in IN by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending$77 MM$15 MM
This chart display total spending of Portage Township School District and average spending for each school distric in IN by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$11,907$13,154
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Portage Township School District and average revenue per public school student in IN by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending / Student$9,559$11,176
This chart display average spending per public school student in Portage Township School District and average spending per public school student in IN by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
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