Portland Elementary School

  • Portland Elementary School serves 157 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 50-54% (which is higher than the Arkansas state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 50-54% (which is approximately equal to the Arkansas state average of 53%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Arkansas state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 38% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Arkansas state average of 40%.

School Overview

  • Portland Elementary School's student population of 157 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 12 teachers has grown by 20% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students157 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of Portland Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers12 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Portland Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has decreased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Portland Elementary School is 0.55, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.58. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AR)
Overall School Rank#236 out of 999 schools
(Top 30%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)50-54%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Portland Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Arkansas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)50-54%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Portland Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Arkansas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio13:114:1
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Hispanic
16%
13%
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Black
22%
21%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Portland Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Arkansas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
62%
60%
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Two or more races
n/a
2%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Portland Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Arkansas by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Portland Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in AR.
Diversity Score0.550.58
This chart display the diversity score of Portland Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Arkansas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
20%
26%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
13%
9%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Portland Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Arkansas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHAMBURG SCHOOL DISTRICT School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, AR Dept. of Education

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