Porter Township School Corp School District

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For the 2021 school year, there are 4 public schools serving 1,408 students in Porter Township School Corp School District. Porter Township School Corp School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Indiana.
The top ranked public schools in Porter Township School Corp School District are Boone Grove Elementary School, Porter Lakes Elementary School and Boone Grove Middle School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Public schools in Porter Township School Corp School District have an average math proficiency score of 52% (versus the Indiana public school average of 54%), and reading proficiency score of 69% (versus the 62% statewide average). This district's average testing ranking is 7/10, which is in the top 50% of public schools in Indiana.
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).

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 Students1,052,560 Students
# of Teachers85 Teachers60,844 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio17:117:1

District Comparison

Porter Township School Corp School District, which is ranked within the top 50% of all 373 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 95% has increased from 85-89% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (IN)
Overall Testing Rank
#187 out of 373 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Porter Township School Corp  School District, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
52%
54%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Porter Township School Corp  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)
52%
62%
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Graduation Rate
≥95%
86%
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Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.320.51
# of American Indian Students1 Student2,103 Students
% American Indian Students
n/an/a
# of Asian Students2 Students25,462 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
2%
# of Hispanic Students205 Students125,428 Students
% Hispanic Students
15%
12%
# of Black Students30 Students132,693 Students
% Black Students
2%
13%
# of White Students1,147 Students714,912 Students
% White Students
81%
68%
# of Hawaiian Studentsn/a802 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students23 Students51,208 Students
% of Two or more races Students
2%
5%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten: - 18,972
# of Students in Kindergarten:9677,863
# of Students in 1st Grade:8176,204
# of Students in 2nd Grade:9876,370
# of Students in 3rd Grade:9878,637
# of Students in 4th Grade:8480,019
# of Students in 5th Grade:10379,905
# of Students in 6th Grade:10779,149
# of Students in 7th Grade:10878,435
# of Students in 8th Grade:12379,979
# of Students in 9th Grade:10880,524
# of Students in 10th Grade:13580,772
# of Students in 11th Grade:13583,667
# of Students in 12th Grade:12880,340
# of Ungraded Students:41,724

Fiscal Data Comparison

The revenue/student of $11,684 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 $11,799 is higher 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$17 MM$16 MM
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Spending$17 MM$15 MM
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Revenue / Student$11,684$11,838
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Porter Township School Corp  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$11,799$10,933
This chart display average spending per public school student in Porter Township School Corp  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.

Porter Township School Corp School District Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Rank: #11.
    Boone Grove Elementary School Math: 65-69% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    325 W 550 S
    Boone Grove, IN 46302
    (219) 462-1032

    Grades: 4-5 | 187 students
  • Rank: #22.
    Porter Lakes Elementary School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    208 S 725 W
    Hebron, IN 46341
    (219) 476-3455

    Grades: K-3 | 373 students
  • Rank: #33.
    Boone Grove Middle School Math: 53% | Reading: 70%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    325 W 550 S
    Boone Grove, IN 46302
    (219) 464-4828

    Grades: 6-8 | 338 students
  • Rank: #44.
    Boone Grove High School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    260 S 500 W
    Valparaiso, IN 46385
    (219) 476-3455

    Grades: 9-12 | 510 students
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