Portland, CT
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Portland Public Schools

Source & Methodology

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2015 – 2016 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2015
  • Educational Environment: 2015 (latest available). Updated annually.

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Portland School District Details

Portland School District
264 Main Street
Portland, CT 06480

1,328 Students enrolled in District

5 Schools in District

13 Students Per Classroom (State average is 13)

Portland School District School Quality Ratings

District Quality Compared to Connecticut

(10 is best)

Better than of CT school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of U.S. school districts.

Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

Discipline District State
Proficiency in Reading and Math
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools in this District

School Grades
Brownstone Intermediate School
314 Main St.
Portland, CT, 06480
N-N
Gildersleeve School
575 1/2 Main St.
Portland, CT, 06480
N-N
Portland High School
95 High Street
Portland, CT, 06480
N-N
Portland Middle School
95 High Street
Portland, CT, 06480
N-N
Valley View School
81 High St.
Portland, CT, 06480
N-N

School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 85.8% 58.7%
Black 2.7% 13.2%
Hispanic 9.9% 22.8%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 1.5% 4.9%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.1% 0.3%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 21.3% 37.5%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 18.5% 32.7%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 2.8% 4.8%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $9,368 $12,909,104 55.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $983 $1,354,574 5.8%
Staff $424 $584,272 2.5%
General Administration $333 $458,874 2.0%
School Administration $1,153 $1,588,834 6.9%
Operation $1,959 $2,699,502 11.7%
Transportation $666 $917,748 4.0%
Other $203 $279,734 1.2%
Total Support $5,721 $7,883,538 34.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,720 $2,370,160 10.2%
Total Expenditures $16,808 $23,161,424 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $10,504 $5,698,978,116 55.2%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,095 $593,894,925 5.7%
Staff $503 $272,706,376 2.6%
General Administration $370 $200,920,847 1.9%
School Administration $1,018 $552,355,437 5.3%
Operation $1,564 $848,632,794 8.2%
Transportation $862 $467,956,540 4.5%
Other $418 $227,000,114 2.2%
Total Support $5,831 $3,163,465,898 30.6%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,705 $1,467,508,194 14.2%
Total Expenditures $19,039 $10,329,952,257 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,487 $324,898,990,964 51.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $587 $29,383,130,681 4.7%
Staff $483 $24,167,878,083 3.8%
General Administration $205 $10,285,419,511 1.6%
School Administration $601 $30,113,641,000 4.8%
Operation $1,035 $51,821,442,969 8.2%
Transportation $475 $23,793,258,876 3.8%
Other $376 $18,849,723,887 3.0%
Total Support $3,762 $188,414,761,533 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,296 $114,973,102,384 18.3%
Total Expenditures $12,545 $628,286,465,973 100.0%