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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 Public Schools School District Details

Portland Public Schools School District
353 Cumberland Ave
Portland, ME 04101

6,973 Students enrolled in District

17 Schools in District

12 Students Per Classroom (State average is 12)

Portland Public Schools School District School Quality Ratings

District Quality Compared to Maine

(10 is best)

Better than of ME school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of U.S. school districts.

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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
Casco Bay High School
196 Allen Av
Portland, ME, 04103
09-12
Cliff Island School
120 Church Rd
Cliff Island, ME, 04019
02-04
Deering High School
370 Stevens Avenue
Portland, ME, 04103
09-12
East End Community School
195 North St
Portland, ME, 04101
PK-05
Fred P Hall School
23 Orono Rd
Portland, ME, 04102
KG-05
Harrison Lyseth Elem School
175 Auburn St
Portland, ME, 04103
PK-05
Howard C Reiche Community School
166 Brackett St
Portland, ME, 04102
PK-05
King Middle School
92 Deering Av
Portland, ME, 04102
06-08
Lincoln Middle School
522 Stevens Av
Portland, ME, 04103
06-08
Longfellow School-Portland School
432 Stevens Av
Portland, ME, 04103
KG-05
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School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 61.1% 92.6%
Black 25.8% 3.3%
Hispanic 6.4% 2.0%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 6.5% 1.5%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.3% 0.6%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 57.8% 45.4%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 54.3% 39.0%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 3.5% 6.4%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $9,426 $65,944,296 53.3%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,273 $8,905,908 7.2%
Staff $1,017 $7,114,932 5.8%
General Administration $531 $3,714,876 3.0%
School Administration $859 $6,009,564 4.9%
Operation $1,552 $10,857,792 8.8%
Transportation $359 $2,511,564 2.0%
Other $354 $2,476,584 2.0%
Total Support $5,944 $41,584,224 33.6%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,305 $16,125,780 13.0%
Total Expenditures $17,676 $123,661,296 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,569 $1,367,857,470 52.4%
Support Expenditures
Student $887 $160,206,783 6.1%
Staff $629 $113,649,288 4.4%
General Administration $427 $77,216,109 3.0%
School Administration $718 $129,687,455 5.0%
Operation $1,409 $254,681,417 9.8%
Transportation $678 $122,436,734 4.7%
Other $161 $29,114,759 1.1%
Total Support $4,908 $886,985,768 34.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,975 $356,872,267 13.7%
Total Expenditures $14,452 $2,611,727,652 100.0%
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%