Port Towns Elementary



Port Towns Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Port Towns Elementary Students by Grade
PK 80
K 173
1 171
2 152
3 147
4 103
5 108
6 123
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Port Towns Elementary is a public elementary school located in Bladensburg, MD in the Prince George'S County Public Schools. It enrolls 1,057 students in grades 1st through 12th. Port Towns Elementary is the 7th largest public school in Maryland and the 982nd largest nationally. It has 15.0 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 1,057
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 15:1
Full Time Teachers: 70.5

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Port Towns Elementary Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 543
(51%)
47,299
(51%)
 Female 514
(49%)
44,910
(49%)

Port Towns Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 687
(65%)
28,927
(31%)
 Black 348
(33%)
54,781
(59%)
 White 10
(1%)
4,215
(5%)
 Two or More 5
(0%)
1,250
(1%)
 American Indian 3
(0%)
355
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 2
(0%)
217
(0%)
 Asian 2
(0%)
2,464
(3%)

Port Towns Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 843
(80%)
54,120
(59%)
 Not Eligible 154
(15%)
31,057
(34%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 60
(6%)
7,032
(8%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 921 ranked schools in Maryland, Port Towns Elementary is ranked 5th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Port Towns Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (85.4%) is significantly higher than the state average of 48.4%. 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.

Port Towns Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 782
2006 736
2007 756
2008 804
2009 784
2010 840
2011 902
2012 922
2013 954
2014 1024
2015 1057

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 16
2006 13.6
2007 13
2008 14.2
2009 13.5
2010 15.8
2011 19.8
2012 17
2013 15.4
2014 15.3
2015 15

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.80306905370844
2006 0.74728260869565
2007 0.80687830687831
2008 0.72139303482587
2009 0.83673469387755
2010 0.87261904761905
2011 0.85587583148559
2012 0.81887201735358
2013 0.84381551362683
2014 0.865234375
2015 0.85430463576159

Compare Port Towns Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,343.0% 13.4:1
 
1,500.0% 15.0:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 48.4%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
This School 85.4%
 

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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 2015-2016 school year. For private schools this is the 2015-2016 school year.

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