Portlock Primary



Portlock Primary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Portlock Primary Students by Grade
PK 21
K 184
1 175
2 188
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Portlock Primary is a public elementary school located in Chesapeake, VA in the Chesapeake City Public Schools. It enrolls 568 students in grades 1st through 12th. Portlock Primary is the 497th largest public school in Virginia and the 16,002nd largest nationally. It has 12.4 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 568
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 12.4:1
Full Time Teachers: 45.7
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 16,002nd out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Virginia: 497th out of 1,159
Student/Teacher Rank in Virginia: 69th out of 1,156
Full Time Teacher Rank in Virginia: 173rd out of 1,156

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Portlock Primary Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 292
(51%)
13,979
(52%)
 Female 276
(49%)
13,084
(48%)

Portlock Primary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 265
(47%)
8,679
(32%)
 White 163
(29%)
13,283
(49%)
 Hispanic 101
(18%)
2,315
(9%)
 Two or More 33
(6%)
1,881
(7%)
 Asian 5
(1%)
761
(3%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
87
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
57
(0%)

Portlock Primary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 499
(88%)
8,470
(31%)
 Not Eligible 69
(12%)
17,273
(64%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 0
(0%)
1,320
(5%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,152 ranked schools in Virginia, Portlock Primary is ranked 88th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Portlock Primary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (87.9%) is significantly higher than the state average of 44.7%. 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.

Portlock Primary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 484
2006 478
2007 487
2008 498
2009 505
2010 558
2011 594
2012 636
2013 654
2014 616
2015 568

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 12.1
2006 11.3
2007 16.9
2008 16.9
2009 17.2
2010 19
2011 15.4
2012 16.5
2013 14.5
2014 14
2015 12.4

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.7396694214876
2006 0.7092050209205
2007 0.73921971252567
2008 0.7429718875502
2009 0.75247524752475
2010 0.70430107526882
2011 0.7020202020202
2012 0.73270440251572
2013 0.68042813455657
2014 0.70779220779221
2015 0.87852112676056

Compare Portlock Primary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,240.0% 12.4:1
 
1,413.6% 14.1:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 44.7%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
This School 87.9%
 

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