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:
  • Due to Covid-19, standardized testing did not take place during the 2019-2020 academic school year. Test data: Reflects 2018 – 2019 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2018
  • Educational Environment: 2019 (latest available). Updated annually.
  • All data updated June 2021

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Portsmouth City Pblc Schs School District Details

Portsmouth City Pblc Schs School District
801 Crawford St
Portsmouth, VA 23704

13,991 Students enrolled in District

24 Schools in District

15 Students Per Classroom (State average is 15)

Portsmouth City Pblc Schs School District School Quality Ratings

District Quality Compared to Virginia

(10 is best)

Better than of VA 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)

100 80 60 40 20 0
72%
80%
70%
78%
74%
82%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
District
State

Schools in this District

School Grades
Brighton Elem School
1100 Portsmouth Blvd.
Portsmouth, VA, 23704
KG-06
Churchland Academy Elem School
4061 River Shore Rd
Portsmouth, VA, 23703
KG-06
Churchland Elem School
5601 Michael Ln
Portsmouth, VA, 23703
KG-06
Churchland High School
4301 Cedar Ln
Portsmouth, VA, 23703
09-12
Churchland Middle School
4051 River Shore Rd
Portsmouth, VA, 23703
07-08
Churchland Preschool Ctr School
4061 River Shore Road
Portsmouth, VA, 23703
PK-PK
Churchland Primary & Intermediate School
5700 Hedgerow Ln
Portsmouth, VA, 23703
KG-06
Cradock Middle School
21 Alden Ave
Portsmouth, VA, 23702
07-08
Cradock Technical & Career Center School
4300 George Washington Highway
Portsmouth, VA, 23702
N-N
Douglass Park Elem School
34 Grand St
Portsmouth, VA, 23701
KG-06
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School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 19.0% 50.5%
Black 75.3% 23.2%
Hispanic 3.9% 18.1%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.8% 7.7%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.9% 0.5%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 76.7% 44.8%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 73.9% 39.9%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 2.8% 4.9%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,700 $96,076,000 54.9%
Support Expenditures
Student $526 $7,546,000 4.3%
Staff $1,142 $16,375,000 9.4%
General Administration $134 $1,919,000 1.1%
School Administration $628 $9,010,000 5.1%
Operation $1,071 $15,355,000 8.8%
Transportation $484 $6,936,000 4.0%
Other $330 $4,731,000 2.7%
Total Support $4,315 $61,872,000 35.3%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,198 $17,184,000 9.8%
Total Expenditures $12,214 $175,132,000 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,423 $9,627,379,000 54.9%
Support Expenditures
Student $626 $812,023,000 4.6%
Staff $817 $1,060,290,000 6.0%
General Administration $197 $254,877,000 1.5%
School Administration $712 $923,041,000 5.3%
Operation $1,086 $1,408,293,000 8.0%
Transportation $637 $825,767,000 4.7%
Other $201 $260,781,000 1.5%
Total Support $4,275 $5,545,072,000 31.6%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,830 $2,373,560,000 13.5%
Total Expenditures $13,528 $17,546,011,000 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,069 $358,201,987,000 50.3%
Support Expenditures
Student $716 $36,303,849,544 5.1%
Staff $569 $28,839,133,000 4.1%
General Administration $233 $11,807,269,000 1.7%
School Administration $680 $34,450,660,000 4.8%
Operation $1,094 $55,418,509,000 7.8%
Transportation $494 $25,019,268,456 3.5%
Other $430 $21,796,799,000 3.1%
Total Support $4,216 $213,635,488,000 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,767 $140,198,177,000 19.7%
Total Expenditures $14,052 $712,035,652,000 100.0%