Portsmouth, NH
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Portsmouth 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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Portsmouth School District Details

Portsmouth School District
1 Junkins Avenue
Portsmouth, NH 03801

2,250 Students enrolled in District

6 Schools in District

10 Students Per Classroom (State average is 12)

Portsmouth School District School Quality Ratings

District Quality Compared to New Hampshire

(10 is best)

Better than of NH 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
Little Harbour School
50 Clough Dr.
Portsmouth, NH, 03801
KG-05
Mary C. Dondero Elementary School
32 Van Buren Ave.
Portsmouth, NH, 03801
KG-05
New Franklin School
1 Franklin Dr.
Portsmouth, NH, 03801
KG-05
Peep School Pre Program
100 Campus Dr.
Portsmouth, NH, 03801
PK-PK
Portsmouth High School
50 Andrew Jarvis Dr.
Portsmouth, NH, 03801
09-12
Portsmouth Middle School
155 Parrott Ave.
Portsmouth, NH, 03801
06-08

School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 86.6% 89.7%
Black 1.3% 2.0%
Hispanic 6.0% 4.9%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 5.8% 3.2%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.1% 0.3%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 20.8% 29.2%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 15.9% 24.5%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 4.8% 4.7%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $10,536 $27,973,080 63.4%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,764 $4,683,420 10.6%
Staff $276 $732,780 1.7%
General Administration $520 $1,380,600 3.1%
School Administration $819 $2,174,445 4.9%
Operation $1,435 $3,809,925 8.6%
Transportation $379 $1,006,245 2.3%
Other $495 $1,314,225 3.0%
Total Support $5,688 $15,101,640 34.2%
Non-instructional Expenditures $394 $1,046,070 2.4%
Total Expenditures $16,618 $44,120,790 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $9,156 $1,668,755,372 56.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,118 $203,825,337 6.9%
Staff $456 $83,031,916 2.8%
General Administration $500 $91,087,281 3.1%
School Administration $835 $152,131,457 5.2%
Operation $1,277 $232,670,594 7.9%
Transportation $655 $119,424,284 4.1%
Other $172 $31,308,694 1.1%
Total Support $5,012 $913,472,279 31.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,000 $364,591,594 12.4%
Total Expenditures $16,168 $2,946,820,064 100.0%
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%