Portage High School



Portage High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Portage 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
9 201
10 194
11 181
12 208

Portage High School is a public high school of the Portage Community School District located in Portage, WI. It has 784 students in grades 9th through 12th. Portage High School is the 136th largest public high school in Wisconsin and the 7,401st largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 15.5 to 1.

Total Students: 784
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 15.5:1
Full Time Teachers: 50.71

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Portage High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 404
(52%)
628
(50%)
 Female 380
(48%)
616
(50%)

Portage High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 717
(91%)
1,130
(91%)
 Hispanic 32
(4%)
54
(4%)
 Black 12
(2%)
23
(2%)
 American Indian 10
(1%)
12
(1%)
 Two or More 6
(1%)
8
(1%)
 Asian 6
(1%)
15
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
2
(0%)

Portage High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 518
(66%)
784
(63%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 221
(28%)
377
(30%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 45
(6%)
83
(7%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Portage High School is ranked 109th out of 0 ranked schools in Wisconsin, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Portage High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (33.9%) is slightly lower than the state average of 36.3%. 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.

Portage High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 832
2006 823
2007 815
2008 828
2009 820
2010 791
2011 771
2012 784

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 13.8
2006 13.9
2007 14.3
2008 14.7
2009 15
2010 14.7
2011 15.1
2012 15.5

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.171875
2006 0.23450789793439
2007 0.18159509202454
2008 0.2451690821256
2009 0.24146341463415
2010 0.23640960809102
2011 0.284046692607
2012 0.33928571428571

Compare Portage High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,529.1% 15.3:1
 
1,550.0% 15.5:1
 
1,617.4% 16.2:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 33.9%
 
State Average 36.3%
 
National Average 46.8%
 

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