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  • For the 2019-20 school year, there are 25 public schools managed by Portsmouth City Pblc Schs School District serving 14,610 students in Portsmouth, Virginia.
  • Minority enrollment is 80% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Virginia state average of 50%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is more than the state average of 15:1.

Portsmouth City Pblc Schs School District (2019-20)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Portsmouth Brighton Elementary School
    1100 Portsmouth Blvd.
    Portsmouth, VA 23704
    (757)393-8870

    Grades: K-6 | 486 students
  • Portsmouth Churchland Academy Elementary School
    4061 River Shore Rd
    Portsmouth, VA 23703
    (757)686-2527

    Grades: K-6 | 661 students
  • Portsmouth Churchland Elementary School
    5601 Michael Ln
    Portsmouth, VA 23703
    (757)686-2523

    Grades: K-6 | 811 students
  • Portsmouth Churchland High School
    4301 Cedar Ln
    Portsmouth, VA 23703
    (757)686-2500

    Grades: 9-12 | 1453 students
  • Portsmouth Churchland Middle School
    4051 River Shore Rd
    Portsmouth, VA 23703
    (757)686-2512

    Grades: 7-8 | 880 students
  • Portsmouth Churchland Preschool Center
    4061 River Shore Road
    Portsmouth, VA 23703
    (757)686-2533

    Grades: PK | 158 students
  • Portsmouth Churchland Primary & Intermediate
    5700 Hedgerow Ln
    Portsmouth, VA 23703
    (757)686-2519

    Grades: K-6 | 604 students
  • Portsmouth Cradock Middle School
    21 Alden Ave
    Portsmouth, VA 23702
    (757)393-8788

    Grades: 7-8 | 539 students
  • Portsmouth Cradock Technical & Career Center Vocational School
    4300 George Washington Highway
    Portsmouth, VA 23702
    (757)393-8117

    Grades: n/a | n/a students
  • Portsmouth Douglass Park Elementary School
    34 Grand St
    Portsmouth, VA 23701
    (757)393-8646

    Grades: K-6 | 727 students
  • Portsmouth Emily Spong Preschool Center
    2200 Piedmont Ave.
    Portsmouth, VA 23704
    (757)393-5247

    Grades: PK | 170 students
  • Portsmouth Hodges Manor Elementary School
    1201 Cherokee Rd
    Portsmouth, VA 23701
    (757)465-2921

    Grades: K-6 | 578 students
  • Portsmouth I.c. Norcom High School
    1801 London Blvd
    Portsmouth, VA 23704
    (757)393-5442

    Grades: 9-12 | 1070 students
  • Portsmouth James Hurst Elementary School
    18 Dahlgren Ave
    Portsmouth, VA 23702
    (757)558-2811

    Grades: K-6 | 666 students
  • Portsmouth John Tyler Elementary School
    3649 Hartford St
    Portsmouth, VA 23707
    (757)393-8879

    Grades: K-6 | 663 students
  • Portsmouth Lakeview Elementary School
    1300 Horne Ave
    Portsmouth, VA 23701
    (757)465-2901

    Grades: K-6 | 442 students
  • Portsmouth Mount Hermon Preschool Center
    3000 North St.
    Portsmouth, VA 23707
    (757)393-8825

    Grades: PK | 159 students
  • Portsmouth New Directions Center Alternative School
    401 West Road
    Portsmouth, VA 23707
    (757)393-8728

    Grades: n/a | n/a students
  • Portsmouth Olive Branch Preschool Center
    415 Mimosa Road
    Portsmouth, VA 23701
    (757)465-2926

    Grades: PK | 160 students
  • Portsmouth Park View Elementary School
    260 Elm Ave
    Portsmouth, VA 23704
    (757)393-8647

    Grades: K-6 | 543 students
  • Portsmouth Simonsdale Elementary School
    4841 Clifford Street
    Portsmouth, VA 23701
    (757)465-2917

    Grades: K-6 | 682 students
  • Portsmouth Victory Elementary School
    2828 Greenwood Drive
    Portsmouth, VA 23701
    (757)393-8806

    Grades: K-6 | 574 students
  • Portsmouth Westhaven Elementary School
    3701 Clifford St
    Portsmouth, VA 23707
    (757)393-8855

    Grades: K-6 | 580 students
  • Portsmouth William E. Waters Middle School
    600 Roosevelt Blvd
    Portsmouth, VA 23701
    (757)558-2813

    Grades: 7-8 | 572 students
  • Portsmouth Woodrow Wilson High School
    1401 Elmhurst Ln
    Portsmouth, VA 23701
    (757)465-2907

    Grades: 9-12 | 1432 students

Overview

School District NamePortsmouth City Pblc Schs School District
# of Schoolsn/a
# of Students14,610 students
# of Teachers927 Teacher(s)
Student : Teacher Ratio16:1
# of Male Students7,073 students
% Male Students
48%
# of Female Students7,537 students
% Female Students
52%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.43
# of American Indian Students43 students
% American Indian Students
n/a
# of Asian Students122 students
% Asian Students
1%
# of Hispanic Students452 students
% Hispanic Students
3%
# of Black Students10,467 students
% Black Students
72%
# of White Students2,978 students
% White Students
20%
# of Hawaiian Students40 students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
# of Two or more races Students508 students
% of Two or more races Students
3%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:647
# of Students in Kindergarten:1,222
# of Students in 1st Grade:1,247
# of Students in 2nd Grade:1,167
# of Students in 3rd Grade:1,204
# of Students in 4th Grade:1,116
# of Students in 5th Grade:1,030
# of Students in 6th Grade:1,031
# of Students in 7th Grade:962
# of Students in 8th Grade:1,029
# of Students in 9th Grade:1,139
# of Students in 10th Grade:1,026
# of Students in 11th Grade:879
# of Students in 12th Grade:911
# of Ungraded Students: -

District Comparison

  • Portsmouth City Pblc Schs School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 134 school districts in Virginia (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 81% has increased from 76% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (VA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
64%
72%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Portsmouth City Pblc Schs School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of VA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
71%
80%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Portsmouth City Pblc Schs School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of VA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Graduation Rate
81%
87%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Portsmouth City Pblc Schs School District and public school graduation rate of VA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $11,905 is higher than the state average of $11,518. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $11,222 is less than the state average of $11,680. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (VA)
Total Revenue$182 MM$41 MM
This chart display total revenue of Portsmouth City Pblc Schs School District and average revenue for each school distric in VA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending$171 MM$42 MM
This chart display total spending of Portsmouth City Pblc Schs School District and average spending for each school distric in VA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$11,905$11,518
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Portsmouth City Pblc Schs School District and average revenue per public school student in VA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending / Student$11,222$11,680
This chart display average spending per public school student in Portsmouth City Pblc Schs School District and average spending per public school student in VA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
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Did You Know?
Portsmouth City Pblc Schs School District public schools have a diversity score of 0.43, which is same as the Virginia average of 0.43. The most diverse school in the district is Churchland Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Virginia or national school diversity statistics.