Portsmouth City School District

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  • For the 2019-20 school year, there are 3 public schools managed by Portsmouth City School District serving 1,724 students in Portsmouth, Ohio.
  • Minority enrollment is 22% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the Ohio state average of 29%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is less than the state average of 18:1.

Portsmouth City School District (2019-20)

Overview

School District NamePortsmouth City School District
# of Schoolsn/a
# of Students1,724 students
# of Teachers116 Teacher(s)
Student : Teacher Ratio15:1
# of Male Students809 students
% Male Students
47%
# of Female Students915 students
% Female Students
53%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.38
# of American Indian Students3 students
% American Indian Students
n/a
# of Asian Students3 students
% Asian Students
n/a
# of Hispanic Students93 students
% Hispanic Students
5%
# of Black Students106 students
% Black Students
6%
# of White Students1,337 students
% White Students
78%
# of Hawaiian Studentsn/a
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
# of Two or more races Students182 students
% of Two or more races Students
11%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:65
# of Students in Kindergarten:140
# of Students in 1st Grade:166
# of Students in 2nd Grade:153
# of Students in 3rd Grade:172
# of Students in 4th Grade:149
# of Students in 5th Grade:143
# of Students in 6th Grade:118
# of Students in 7th Grade:117
# of Students in 8th Grade:107
# of Students in 9th Grade:123
# of Students in 10th Grade:100
# of Students in 11th Grade:80
# of Students in 12th Grade:91
# of Ungraded Students: -

District Comparison

  • Portsmouth City School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 842 school districts in Ohio (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 85-89% has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (OH)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
48%
63%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Portsmouth City School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of OH by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
48%
62%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Portsmouth City School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of OH by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Graduation Rate85-89%
82%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Portsmouth City School District and public school graduation rate of OH by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $18,077 is higher than the state average of $12,447. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $15,470 is higher than the state average of $11,715. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (OH)
Total Revenue$34 MM$11 MM
This chart display total revenue of Portsmouth City School District and average revenue for each school distric in OH by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending$29 MM$10 MM
This chart display total spending of Portsmouth City School District and average spending for each school distric in OH by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$18,077$12,447
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Portsmouth City School District and average revenue per public school student in OH by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending / Student$15,470$11,715
This chart display average spending per public school student in Portsmouth City School District and average spending per public school student in OH by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
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Did You Know?
Portsmouth City School District public schools have a diversity score of 0.38, which is higher than the Ohio average of 0.25. The most diverse school in the district is Portsmouth Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Ohio or national school diversity statistics.