Portland High School Overview

2014 Academic Indicators
College Readiness Index
7.9
Algebra Proficiency
2.5
English Proficiency
2.5
Student/Teacher Ratio
17:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 1,139 Students
  • 69 Teachers

Portland High School
600 COLLEGE
PORTLAND, TN 37148

Phone: (615) 325-9201

District: Sumner County

Overview

At Portland High School, students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Portland High School is 10 percent. The student body makeup is 52 percent male and 48 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 9 percent. Portland High School is 1 of 9 high schools in the Sumner County.

Rankings / Awards

This details how this school compares with others based on U.S. News ranking criteria.

Medal Awarded None
National Rank
Unranked

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Students / Teachers

These counts and percentages of students and teachers are from data reported by schools to the government.

Total Enrollment 1,139
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 9%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 48%
Full-Time Teachers 69

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Test Scores

U.S. News calculates these values based on student performance on state exit exams and internationally available exams on college-level course work (AP®/IB exams).

Proficient in English 61%
Proficient in Algebra 48%
College Readiness Index 7.9

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

Grades Served 09 – 12
Setting Fringe Rural
Charter School No
Magnet School No
Receives Title I Funding Yes

District

This information relates to high schools run by this school's state operating agency. Many districts contain only one high school.

Total Schools 9
Total Students 8,823
Proficient in English (district average) 75%
Proficient in Algebra (district average) 66%
College Readiness (district average) 20.1

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Nearby Schools

Portland High School is 1 of 9 schools in the Sumner County.

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