Mary G. Porter Traditional Elementary School

  • Mary G. Porter Traditional Elementary School serves 685 students in grades 1-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 95% (which is higher than the Virginia state average of 80%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 95% (which is higher than the Virginia state average of 80%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Mary G. Porter Traditional Elementary School placed in the top 5% of all schools in Virginia for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Virginia state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 67% of the student body (majority Black and Asian), which is higher than the Virginia state average of 50%.

Top Placements

Mary G. Porter Traditional Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Virginia for:

School Overview

  • Mary G. Porter Traditional Elementary School's student population of 685 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 39 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades 1-8
Total Students685 students
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Total Classroom Teachers39 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Mary G. Porter Traditional Elementary School is ranked within the top 5% of all 1,796 schools in Virginia (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Mary G. Porter Traditional Elementary School is 0.75, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.42. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (VA)
Overall School Rank#30 out of 1,796 schools
(Top 5%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
95%
80%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Mary G. Porter Traditional Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Virginia by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
95%
80%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Mary G. Porter Traditional Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Virginia by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio18:115:1
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Asian
18%
7%
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Hispanic
14%
14%
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Black
31%
23%
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White
33%
50%
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Two or more races
4%
5%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Mary G. Porter Traditional Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in VA.
Diversity Score0.750.42
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Eligible for Free Lunch
15%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Mary G. Porter Traditional Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Virginia by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePrince William County School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

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