Port Arthur Isd School District

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  • For the 2019-20 school year, there are 14 public schools managed by Port Arthur Isd School District serving 8,898 students in Port Arthur, Texas.
  • Minority enrollment is 97% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is more than the Texas state average of 72%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is more than the state average of 15:1.

Port Arthur Isd School District (2019-20)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Port Arthur Dequeen Elementary School
    740 Dequeen Blvd
    Port Arthur, TX 77640
    (409)984-8900

    Grades: 3-5 | 328 students
  • Port Arthur Dowling Elementary School
    6301 Pat Ave
    Port Arthur, TX 77640
    (409)984-4960

    Grades: PK-5 | 445 students
  • Port Arthur Houston Elementary School
    3245 36th St
    Port Arthur, TX 77642
    (409)984-4800

    Grades: PK-5 | 630 students
  • Port Arthur Jefferson Co Youth Academy Alternative School
    5030 Ste 100 Hwy 69
    Port Arthur, TX 77641
    (409)720-4019

    Grades: 8-10 | 4 students
  • Port Arthur Jefferson Middle School
    2200 Jefferson Dr
    Port Arthur, TX 77642
    (409)984-4860

    Grades: 6-8 | 967 students
  • Port Arthur Lee Elementary School
    3900 10th St
    Port Arthur, TX 77642
    (409)984-8300

    Grades: PK-5 | 824 students
  • Port Arthur Lincoln Middle School
    1023 Abe Lincoln Ave
    Port Arthur, TX 77640
    (409)984-8700

    Grades: 6-8 | 643 students
  • Port Arthur Memorial High School
    3501 Ssgt Lucian Adam Dr
    Port Arthur, TX 77642
    (409)984-4000

    Grades: 9-12 | 2145 students
  • Port Arthur Port Arthur Alternative Center Alternative School
    1030 Dunbar Ave
    Port Arthur, TX 77640
    (409)984-8650

    Grades: 6-12 | n/a students
  • Port Arthur Staff Sergeant Lucian Adams Elementary School
    5701 9th Ave
    Port Arthur, TX 77642
    (409)984-4100

    Grades: PK-5 | 660 students
  • Port Arthur Travis Elementary School
    1115 Lakeview Ave
    Port Arthur, TX 77642
    (409)984-4700

    Grades: PK-5 | 640 students
  • Port Arthur Tyrrell Elementary School
    4401 Ferndale Dr
    Port Arthur, TX 77642
    (409)984-4660

    Grades: PK-5 | 889 students
  • Port Arthur Washington Elementary School
    1300 Freeman Ave
    Port Arthur, TX 77640
    (409)984-8600

    Grades: PK-2 | 318 students
  • Port Arthur Wheatley School Of Early Childhood Programs
    1100 Jefferson Dr
    Port Arthur, TX 77642
    (409)984-8750

    Grades: PK | 405 students

Overview

School District NamePort Arthur Isd School District
# of Schoolsn/a
# of Students8,898 students
# of Teachers544 Teacher(s)
Student : Teacher Ratio17:1
# of Male Students4,650 students
% Male Students
52%
# of Female Students4,248 students
% Female Students
48%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.58
# of American Indian Students204 students
% American Indian Students
2%
# of Asian Students330 students
% Asian Students
4%
# of Hispanic Students4,223 students
% Hispanic Students
47%
# of Black Students3,871 students
% Black Students
44%
# of White Students223 students
% White Students
3%
# of Hawaiian Students5 students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
# of Two or more races Students42 students
% of Two or more races Students
n/a

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:745
# of Students in Kindergarten:673
# of Students in 1st Grade:730
# of Students in 2nd Grade:711
# of Students in 3rd Grade:834
# of Students in 4th Grade:775
# of Students in 5th Grade:671
# of Students in 6th Grade:590
# of Students in 7th Grade:492
# of Students in 8th Grade:529
# of Students in 9th Grade:580
# of Students in 10th Grade:606
# of Students in 11th Grade:507
# of Students in 12th Grade:455
# of Ungraded Students: -

District Comparison

  • Port Arthur Isd School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1203 school districts in Texas (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 86% has increased from 83% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (TX)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
67%
78%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Port Arthur Isd School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of TX by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
56%
72%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Port Arthur Isd School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of TX by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Graduation Rate
86%
89%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Port Arthur Isd School District and public school graduation rate of TX by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $13,373 is higher than the state average of $10,807. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $22,434 is higher than the state average of $11,097. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (TX)
Total Revenue$122 MM$9 MM
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Spending$205 MM$9 MM
This chart display total spending of Port Arthur Isd School District and average spending for each school distric in TX by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$13,373$10,807
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Port Arthur Isd School District and average revenue per public school student in TX by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending / Student$22,434$11,097
This chart display average spending per public school student in Port Arthur Isd School District and average spending per public school student in TX by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
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Port Arthur Isd School District public schools have a diversity score of 0.58, which is higher than the Texas average of 0.41. The most diverse school in the district is Jefferson Middle School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Texas or national school diversity statistics.