Portland High School



Portland High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Portland High School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 300
10 299
11 253
12 240

Portland High School is a public high school of the Sumner County School District located in Portland, TN. It has 1,092 students in grades 9th through 12th. Portland High School is the 108th largest public high school in Tennessee and the 5,398th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 14.8 to 1.

Total Students: 1,092
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 14.8:1
Full Time Teachers: 74

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Portland High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 568
(52%)
4,795
(51%)
 Female 524
(48%)
4,549
(49%)

Portland High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 966
(88%)
7,574
(81%)
 Black 56
(5%)
942
(10%)
 Hispanic 44
(4%)
541
(6%)
 Two or More 15
(1%)
76
(1%)
 Asian 5
(0%)
171
(2%)
 American Indian 5
(0%)
30
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
10
(0%)

Portland High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 613
(56%)
6,492
(69%)
 Free and Reduced Lunch Eligible 479
(44%)
2,852
(31%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Portland High School is ranked 139th out of 410 ranked schools in Tennessee, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Portland High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (43.9%) is slightly lower than the state average of 52.4%. This may indicate that the area has a lower level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

Portland High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 1112
2006 1071
2007 1080
2008 1060
2009 1065
2010 1104
2011 1139
2012 1125
2013 1138
2014 1135
2015 1092

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 18.2
2006 16.2
2007 15.9
2008 15.1
2009 14.8
2010 15.3
2011 16.5
2012 16.1
2013 15.8
2014 15.8
2015 14.8

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.2841726618705
2006 0.28478057889823
2007 0.275
2008 0.30660377358491
2009 0.38967136150235
2010 0.42391304347826
2011 0.47585601404741
2012 0.49244444444444
2013 0.5
2014 0.42907488986784
2015 0.43864468864469

Compare Portland High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,480.0% 14.8:1
 
1,487.3% 14.9:1
 
1,636.7% 16.4:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 43.9%
 
National Average 48.3%
 
State Average 52.4%
 

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