Porter Township School Corp School District

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  • For the 2020 school year, there are 4 public schools in Porter Township School Corp School District, serving 1,408 students.
  • Public school in Porter Township School Corp School District have an average math proficiency score of 53% (versus the Indiana public school average of 54%), and reading proficiency score of 69% (versus the 63% statewide average). This district's average school ranking is in the top 50% of public schools in Indiana.
  • The top ranked public schools in Porter Township School Corp School District are Porter Lakes Elementary School, Boone Grove Elementary School and Boone Grove Middle School. Overall school rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
  • Minority enrollment is 19% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Indiana public school average of 32% (majority Black and Hispanic).
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is equal to the Indiana public school average of 17:1.

Overview

School District NamePorter Township School Corp School District
School District Websitehttp://www.ptsc.k12.in.us/
School District Phone Number(219)477-4933
School District Grades OfferedPK - 12
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (IN)
# of Schools4 Schools1,923 Schools
# of Students1,408 Students1,053,613 Students
# of Teachers85 Teachers60,916 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio17:117:1

District Comparison

  • Porter Township School Corp School District, which is ranked within the top 50% of all 367 school districts in Indiana (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-2017 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 95% has increased from 85-89% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (IN)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
53%
54%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
69%
63%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Porter Township School Corp  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≥95%
82%
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Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.320.51
# of American Indian Students1 Student2,103 Students
% American Indian Students
n/an/a
# of Asian Students2 Students25,475 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
2%
# of Hispanic Students205 Students125,671 Students
% Hispanic Students
15%
12%
# of Black Students30 Students132,830 Students
% Black Students
2%
13%
# of White Students1,147 Students715,395 Students
% White Students
81%
68%
# of Hawaiian Studentsn/a802 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students23 Students51,337 Students
% of Two or more races Students
2%
5%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten: - 18,972
# of Students in Kindergarten:9677,895
# of Students in 1st Grade:8176,250
# of Students in 2nd Grade:9876,421
# of Students in 3rd Grade:9878,682
# of Students in 4th Grade:8480,063
# of Students in 5th Grade:10380,157
# of Students in 6th Grade:10779,332
# of Students in 7th Grade:10878,611
# of Students in 8th Grade:12380,155
# of Students in 9th Grade:10880,524
# of Students in 10th Grade:13580,785
# of Students in 11th Grade:13583,703
# of Students in 12th Grade:12880,464
# of Ungraded Students:41,599

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $13,290 in this school district is less than the state average of $13,727. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $9,975 is less than the state average of $11,645. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (IN)
Total Revenue$20 MM$17 MM
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Spending$15 MM$15 MM
This chart display total spending of Porter Township School Corp  School District and average spending for each school distric in IN by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Revenue / Student$13,290$13,727
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Porter Township School Corp  School District and average revenue per public school student in IN by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending / Student$9,975$11,645
This chart display average spending per public school student in Porter Township School Corp  School District and average spending per public school student in IN by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Porter Township School Corp School District Public Schools (2020)

  • School (Math/Reading Proficiency) Location
    Grades
    Students
  • Boone Grove Elementary School Math: 60-64% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank: Top 50%
    325 W 550 S
    Boone Grove, IN 46302
    (219)462-1032

    Grades: 4-5 | 187 students
  • Boone Grove High School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    260 S 500 W
    Valparaiso, IN 46385
    (219)476-3455

    Grades: 9-12 | 510 students
  • Boone Grove Middle School Math: 51% | Reading: 68%
    Rank: Top 50%
    325 W 550 S
    Boone Grove, IN 46302
    (219)464-4828

    Grades: 6-8 | 338 students
  • Porter Lakes Elementary School Math: 65-69% | Reading: 80-84%
    Rank: Top 20%
    208 S 725 W
    Hebron, IN 46341
    (219)476-3455

    Grades: K-3 | 373 students
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