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  • For the 2019-20 school year, there are 9 public schools managed by Portage Community School District serving 2,492 students in Endeavor, Wisconsin.
  • Minority enrollment is 14% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Wisconsin state average of 30%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is less than the state average of 15:1.

Portage Community School District (2019-20)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Endeavor Endeavor Elementary School
    414 Church St
    Endeavor, WI 53930
    (608)587-2625

    Grades: PK-5 | 98 students
  • Portage Lewiston Elementary School
    W11195 State Road 127
    Portage, WI 53901
    (608)742-2524

    Grades: K-5 | 105 students
  • Portage Muir Elementary School
    2600 Woodcrest Dr
    Portage, WI 53901
    (608)742-5531

    Grades: 2-5 | 343 students
  • Portage Portage Academy Of Achievement Alternative School
    117 W Franklin St
    Portage, WI 53901
    (608)745-0887

    Grades: 9-12 | 25 students
  • Portage Portage High School
    301 E Collins St
    Portage, WI 53901
    (608)742-8545

    Grades: 9-12 | 803 students
  • Portage Portage Partnering Preschool
    2600 Woodcrest Dr
    Portage, WI 53901
    (608)742-3715

    Grades: PK-4 | 146 students
  • Portage Rusch Elementary School
    117 W Franklin St
    Portage, WI 53901
    (608)742-7376

    Grades: K-5 | 242 students
  • Portage Wayne Bartels Middle School
    2505 New Pinery Rd
    Portage, WI 53901
    (608)742-2165

    Grades: 6-8 | 560 students
  • Portage Woodridge Elementary School
    333 E Slifer St
    Portage, WI 53901
    (608)742-3494

    Grades: K-1 | 170 students

Overview

School District NamePortage Community School District
# of Schoolsn/a
# of Students2,492 students
# of Teachers171 Teacher(s)
Student : Teacher Ratio14:1
# of Male Students1,253 students
% Male Students
50%
# of Female Students1,239 students
% Female Students
50%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.26
# of American Indian Students17 students
% American Indian Students
1%
# of Asian Students31 students
% Asian Students
1%
# of Hispanic Students189 students
% Hispanic Students
8%
# of Black Students57 students
% Black Students
2%
# of White Students2,147 students
% White Students
86%
# of Hawaiian Studentsn/a
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
# of Two or more races Students51 students
% of Two or more races Students
2%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:160
# of Students in Kindergarten:160
# of Students in 1st Grade:142
# of Students in 2nd Grade:151
# of Students in 3rd Grade:173
# of Students in 4th Grade:146
# of Students in 5th Grade:172
# of Students in 6th Grade:190
# of Students in 7th Grade:203
# of Students in 8th Grade:167
# of Students in 9th Grade:187
# of Students in 10th Grade:212
# of Students in 11th Grade:220
# of Students in 12th Grade:209
# of Ungraded Students: -

District Comparison

  • Portage Community School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 439 school districts in Wisconsin (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 92% has increased from 80-84% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (WI)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
33%
43%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
40%
45%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Portage Community School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of WI by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Graduation Rate
92%
87%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Portage Community School District and public school graduation rate of WI by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $12,230 in this school district is less than the state average of $14,923. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $11,365 is less than the state average of $14,711. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (WI)
Total Revenue$32 MM$12 MM
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Spending$30 MM$12 MM
This chart display total spending of Portage Community School District and average spending for each school distric in WI by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$12,230$14,923
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Portage Community School District and average revenue per public school student in WI by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending / Student$11,365$14,711
This chart display average spending per public school student in Portage Community School District and average spending per public school student in WI by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
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Did You Know?
Portage Community School District public schools have a diversity score of 0.26, which is lower than the Wisconsin average of 0.28. The most diverse school in the district is Endeavor Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Wisconsin or national school diversity statistics.