Portola Elementary



Portola Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Portola Elementary Students by Grade
PK 0
K 102
1 112
2 122
3 88
4 104
5 88
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Portola Elementary is a public elementary school located in Ventura, CA in the Ventura Unf School District. It enrolls 616 students in grades 1st through 12th. Portola Elementary is the 2,094th largest public school in California and the 12,229th largest nationally. It has 25.7 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 616
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 25.7:1
Full Time Teachers: 23.99
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 12,229th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in California: 2,094th out of 6,171
Student/Teacher Rank in California: 3,880th out of 6,159
Full Time Teacher Rank in California: 2,409th out of 6,159

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Portola Elementary Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 325
(53%)
5,950
(51%)
 Female 291
(47%)
5,728
(49%)

Portola Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 329
(53%)
5,886
(50%)
 White 214
(35%)
4,780
(41%)
 Asian 35
(6%)
366
(3%)
 Two or More 26
(4%)
424
(4%)
 Black 9
(1%)
137
(1%)
 American Indian 3
(0%)
57
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
28
(0%)

Portola Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 308
(50%)
4,641
(40%)
 Not Eligible 219
(36%)
5,917
(51%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 89
(14%)
1,120
(10%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 6,072 ranked schools in California, Portola Elementary is ranked 1,995th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Portola Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (64.4%) is slightly 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 Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 482
2006 477
2007 477
2008 564
2009 577
2010 591
2011 616
2012 616

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 19.3
2006 18.3
2007 18
2008 21.9
2009 21.8
2010 N/A
2011 25.3
2012 25.7

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.53734439834025
2006 0.52620545073375
2007 0.61425576519916
2008 0.5177304964539
2009 0.54246100519931
2010 0.57529610829103
2011 0.77922077922078
2012 0.64448051948052

Compare Portola Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
2,096.4% 21.0:1
 
2,570.0% 25.7:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 58.5%
 
This School 64.4%
 

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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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