Portage Middle School



Portage Middle School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Portage Middle School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 167
7 155
8 147
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Portage Middle School is a public elementary school located in Fort Wayne, IN in the Fort Wayne Community School District. It enrolls 469 students in grades 1st through 12th. It has 13.2 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 469
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 13.2:1
Full Time Teachers: 35.5

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Portage Middle School Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Female 235
(50%)
10,624
(49%)
 Male 234
(50%)
11,072
(51%)

Portage Middle School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 222
(47%)
10,064
(46%)
 Hispanic 110
(23%)
3,401
(16%)
 Black 99
(21%)
5,151
(24%)
 Two or More 27
(6%)
1,982
(9%)
 Asian 8
(2%)
956
(4%)
 American Indian 2
(0%)
104
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
38
(0%)

Portage Middle School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 334
(71%)
13,935
(64%)
 Not Eligible 80
(17%)
5,886
(27%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 55
(12%)
1,875
(9%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

The percentage of Portage Middle School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (82.9%) is significantly higher than the state average of 52.4%. 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.

Portage Middle School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 610
2006 626
2007 524
2008 509
2009 431
2010 470
2011 477
2012 469

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 17.7
2006 N/A
2007 14.1
2008 14.5
2009 12.4
2010 15.3
2011 14.9
2012 13.2

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.65737704918033
2006 0.73642172523962
2007 0.75
2008 0.78388998035363
2009 0.79814385150812
2010 0.78085106382979
2011 0.80083857442348
2012 0.82942430703625

Compare Portage Middle School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,320.0% 13.2:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
1,669.7% 16.7:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 52.4%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
This School 82.9%
 

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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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