Portland School District

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  • For the 2018-19 school year, there are 17 public schools managed by Portland School District serving 6,829 students in Portland, Maine.
  • Minority enrollment is 42% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Maine state average of 10%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is equal to the state average of 12:1.

Portland School District (2018-19)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Portland Casco Bay High School
    196 Allen Av
    Portland, ME 04103
    (207)874-8160

    Grades: 9-12 | 389 students
  • Cliff Island Cliff Island School
    120 Church Rd
    Cliff Island, ME 04019
    (207)776-2885

    Grades: 2-4 | 4 students
  • Portland Deering High School
    370 Stevens Avenue
    Portland, ME 04103
    (207)874-8260

    Grades: 9-12 | 901 students
  • Portland East End Community School
    195 North St
    Portland, ME 04101
    (207)874-8228

    Grades: PK-5 | 405 students
  • Portland Fred P Hall School
    23 Orono Rd
    Portland, ME 04102
    (207)874-8205

    Grades: K-5 | 395 students
  • Portland Harrison Lyseth Elementary School
    175 Auburn St
    Portland, ME 04103
    (207)874-8215

    Grades: PK-5 | 504 students
  • Portland Howard C Reiche Community School
    166 Brackett St
    Portland, ME 04102
    (207)874-8175

    Grades: PK-5 | 427 students
  • Portland King Middle School
    92 Deering Av
    Portland, ME 04102
    (207)874-8140

    Grades: 6-8 | 517 students
  • Portland Lincoln Middle School
    522 Stevens Av
    Portland, ME 04103
    (207)874-8145

    Grades: 6-8 | 485 students
  • Portland Longfellow School-portland Elementary School
    432 Stevens Av
    Portland, ME 04103
    (207)874-8195

    Grades: K-5 | 337 students
  • Portland Lyman Moore Middle School
    171 Auburn St
    Portland, ME 04103
    (207)874-8150

    Grades: 6-8 | 480 students
  • Portland Ocean Avenue Elementary School
    150 Ocean Av
    Portland, ME 04103
    (207)874-8180

    Grades: K-5 | 416 students
  • Peaks Island Peaks Island School
    4 Church Av
    Peaks Island, ME 04108
    (207)776-2528

    Grades: K-5 | 40 students
  • Portland Portland Arts & Technology High School Vocational School
    196 Allen Av
    Portland, ME 04103
    (207)874-8165

    Grades: n/a | n/a students
  • Portland Portland High School
    284 Cumberland Av
    Portland, ME 04101
    (207)874-8250

    Grades: 9-12 | 793 students
  • Portland Presumpscot School
    69 Presumpscot St
    Portland, ME 04103
    (207)874-8220

    Grades: PK-5 | 268 students
  • Portland Riverton School
    1600 Forest Av
    Portland, ME 04103
    (207)874-8210

    Grades: PK-5 | 468 students

Overview

School District NamePortland School District
# of Schools17
# of Students6,829
# of Teachers594
Student : Teacher Ratio12
# of Male Students3,339
% Male Students
49%
# of Female Students3,490
% Female Students
51%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.60
# of American Indian Students24
% American Indian Students
n/a
# of Asian Students408
% Asian Students
6%
# of Hispanic Students429
% Hispanic Students
6%
# of Black Students1,682
% Black Students
25%
# of White Students3,975
% White Students
58%
# of Hawaiian Students3
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
# of Two or more races Students308
% of Two or more races Students
5%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:104
# of Students in Kindergarten:547
# of Students in 1st Grade:537
# of Students in 2nd Grade:538
# of Students in 3rd Grade:527
# of Students in 4th Grade:481
# of Students in 5th Grade:530
# of Students in 6th Grade:497
# of Students in 7th Grade:496
# of Students in 8th Grade:489
# of Students in 9th Grade:483
# of Students in 10th Grade:531
# of Students in 11th Grade:496
# of Students in 12th Grade:573
# of Ungraded Students: -

District Comparison

  • Portland School District, which is ranked within the top 50% of all 160 school districts in Maine (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 83% has increased from 79% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (ME)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
40%
39%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Portland School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of ME by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
51%
51%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Portland School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of ME by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Graduation Rate
83%
85%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Portland School District and public school graduation rate of ME by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $16,028 in this school district is less than the state average of $16,433. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $16,580 is higher than the state average of $16,255. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (ME)
Total Revenue$112 MM$5 MM
This chart display total revenue of Portland School District and average revenue for each school distric in ME by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Spending$116 MM$5 MM
This chart display total spending of Portland School District and average spending for each school distric in ME by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Revenue / Student$16,028$16,433
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Portland School District and average revenue per public school student in ME by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Spending / Student$16,580$16,255
This chart display average spending per public school student in Portland School District and average spending per public school student in ME by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
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Portland School District public schools have a diversity score of 0.60, which is higher than the Maine average of 0.19. The most diverse school in the district is Presumpscot School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Maine or national school diversity statistics.