Portage Community High School

Serves grades 6 - 12

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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 2016 – 2017 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2015
  • Educational Environment: 2017 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
1010 West Milham Ave
Portage, MI 49024
Phone
(269) 323-6700
District
PORTAGE PUBLIC SCHOOLS
County
KALAMAZOO COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
151
Classroom Teachers
12

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Michigan

1

(10 is best)

Better than 4.5% of MI schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

1

(10 is best)

Portage Community High School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade total

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 10.30 46
Proficiency in Reading 10.30 50
Proficiency in Math 41

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 12.80
AVG FOR DISTRICT 18.47
AVG FOR STATE 18.22
AVG FOR NATION 16.50
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 6 0 0.0%
Grade 7 0 0.0%
Grade 8 0 0.0%
Grade 9 3 2.0%
Grade 10 36 23.8%
Grade 11 43 28.5%
Grade 12 69 45.7%
Total 151 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 69.7% 81.3% 69.3%
Black 20.5% 5.4% 18.4%
Hispanic 7.6% 6.2% 8.0%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 1.5% 7.0% 3.4%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.8% 0.2% 0.8%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 76.2% 22.7% 44.0%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 72.8% 18.2% 38.2%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 3.3% 4.4% 5.8%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 53,679 9,962,311
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 1,259.3 176
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 6.5% 5.8%
5-19 YEARS OLD 19.7% 19.2%
20-44 YEARS OLD 32.6% 31.4%
45-64 YEARS OLD 25.7% 27.7%
65 OR OLDER 15.4% 15.9%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 21,107 3,888,646
Single Parent Households With Children 8.1% 10.4%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 96.9% 90.2%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 46.9% 28.1%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 13.6% 9.0%
$100,000 - $149,999 17.6% 12.9%
$75,000 - $99,999 13.3% 12.2%
$50,000 - $74,999 16.8% 18.5%
$30,000 - $49,999 18.9% 19.4%
$15,000 - $29,999 13.0% 15.7%
$15,000 or less 6.9% 12.3%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,986 $51,683,124 54.3%
Support Expenditures
Student $641 $5,534,394 5.8%
Staff $484 $4,178,856 4.4%
General Administration $70 $604,380 0.6%
School Administration $583 $5,033,622 5.3%
Operation $829 $7,157,586 7.5%
Transportation $341 $2,944,194 3.1%
Other $428 $3,695,352 3.9%
Total Support $3,378 $29,165,652 30.7%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,651 $14,254,734 15.0%
Total Expenditures $11,014 $95,094,876 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,210 $9,436,018,885 50.9%
Support Expenditures
Student $832 $1,264,432,378 6.8%
Staff $514 $781,036,331 4.2%
General Administration $240 $364,240,642 2.0%
School Administration $597 $907,444,508 4.9%
Operation $910 $1,382,300,257 7.5%
Transportation $433 $658,720,435 3.6%
Other $510 $774,723,285 4.2%
Total Support $4,036 $6,132,905,971 33.1%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,959 $2,976,554,816 16.1%
Total Expenditures $12,204 $18,545,361,528 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,187 $370,071,182,734 52.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $632 $32,552,249,701 4.6%
Staff $522 $26,871,170,551 3.8%
General Administration $218 $11,205,514,316 1.6%
School Administration $643 $33,118,729,386 4.7%
Operation $1,057 $54,423,429,117 7.7%
Transportation $497 $25,596,058,378 3.6%
Other $416 $21,407,079,047 3.0%
Total Support $3,984 $205,172,626,109 28.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,638 $135,865,864,952 19.1%
Total Expenditures $13,810 $711,111,010,069 100.0%