Portola Middle School



Portola Middle School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Portola Middle School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 152
7 298
8 287
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Portola Middle School is a public elementary school located in Orange, CA in the Orange Unf School District. It enrolls 737 students in grades 1st through 12th. It has 18.4 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 737
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 18.4:1
Full Time Teachers: 40.06

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Portola Middle School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 376
(51%)
9,051
(51%)
 Female 361
(49%)
8,593
(49%)

Portola Middle School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 609
(83%)
10,007
(57%)
 Asian 64
(9%)
1,855
(11%)
 White 33
(4%)
4,986
(28%)
 Two or More 15
(2%)
440
(2%)
 Black 14
(2%)
243
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 2
(0%)
62
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
51
(0%)

Portola Middle School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 575
(78%)
8,062
(46%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 97
(13%)
1,239
(7%)
 Not Eligible 65
(9%)
8,343
(47%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

The percentage of Portola Middle School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (91.2%) is significantly higher than the state average of 58.5%. This may indicate that the area has a higher 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.

Portola Middle School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 922
2006 872
2007 841
2008 803
2009 786
2010 781
2011 794
2012 737

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 23.6
2006 24.6
2007 21.3
2008 20.9
2009 18.7
2010 N/A
2011 19.4
2012 18.4

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.75596529284165
2006 0.77522935779817
2007 0.75029726516052
2008 0.76712328767123
2009 0.80661577608142
2010 0.71062740076825
2011 0.45843828715365
2012 0.91180461329715

Compare Portola Middle School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
1,840.0% 18.4:1
 
2,096.4% 21.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 58.5%
 
This School 91.2%
 

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Public elementary school and private elementary school data obtained from the National Center for Education Statistics in the United States. The data displayed is from the most current sources available. For public schools this is the 2012-2013 school year. For private schools this is the 2011-2012 school year.

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