The Port Academy

  • The Port Academy serves 6 students in grades 8-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is <50% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 53%) for the 2014-15 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is <50% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 53%) for the 2014-15 school year.
  • The Port Academy placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Florida for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2014-15 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 6:1 is lower than the Florida state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 67% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Florida state average of 61%.

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School Overview

  • The Port Academy's student population of 6 students has declined by 33% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 1 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 8-12
Total Students6 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of The Port Academy
Total Classroom Teachers1 teachers
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School Comparison

  • The Port Academy is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 3,604 schools in Florida (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2014-15 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 6:1 has decreased from 9:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of The Port Academy is 0.45, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.46. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (FL)
Overall School Rank--
Math Test Scores (% Proficient) (14-15)<50%
53%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)<50%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of The Port Academy and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Florida by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio6:116:1
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Hispanic
n/a
32%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in The Port Academy and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Florida by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Black
67%
22%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in The Port Academy and the percentage of Black public school students in Florida by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
33%
39%
This chart display the percentage of White students in The Port Academy and the percentage of White public school students in Florida by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in The Port Academy.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in FL.
Diversity Score0.450.46
This chart display the diversity score of The Port Academy and the public school average diversity score of Florida by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Graduation Rate<50%
79%
This chart display graduation rate of The Port Academy and public school graduation rate of Florida by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunchn/a
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in The Port Academy and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Florida by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameManatee School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

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