Portage Township Schools District

  • 6240 US HWY 6
  • PORTAGE, IN 46368
  • (219) 762-6511
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District Overview

 DistrictState Average
Graduation Rate75.3%74.1%
Dropout Rate0.9%1.7%
Per Pupil Spending$7,289$8,993
Students Per Teacher20.816.7
Number of Schools11-
Number of Students8,476-
Number of (FTE) Teachers407-

Student Enrollment (2009-2010)

  Students Student/Teacher Ratio
Total Student Enrollment8,47620.8
Student Enrollment By Grade
  Students
Prekindergarten Students-
Kindergarten Students590
1st Grade Students605
2nd Grade Students652
3rd Grade Students655
4th Grade Students609
5th Grade Students661
6th Grade Students652
7th Grade Students666
8th Grade Students717
9th Grade Students644
10th Grade Students635
11th Grade Students694
12th Grade Students576
Ungraded Students-
Student Enrollment By Race
  Students
American Indian or Alaska Native27
Asian or Pacific Islander64
Hispanic1,298
Black (Non-Hispanic)590
White (Non-Hispanic)5,828
Student Enrollment By Gender
  Students
Male4,013
Female3,794

Faculty and Staff (2009-2010)

Teachers Per Grade Level
    Student/Teacher Ratio
Total Full Time Equivalent (FTE) Teachers40720.8
Prekindergarten Teachers--
Kindergarten Teachers22-
Elementary Teachers199-
Secondary Teachers186-
Teachers of Ungraded Classes--
Instructional Faculty
   
Instructional Aides96
Instructional Coordinators and Supervisors2
Guidance Counselors & Directors
   
Total Guidance Counselors & Directors7
Elementary-
Secondary7
Other-
Librarians & Staff
   
Librarians5
Library Support Staff12
Administrators
   
Total Administrators & Support Staff326
Local Education Agency (LEA) Administrators5
LEA Administrative Support Staff3
School Administrators19
School Administrative Support Staff47
Student Support Services14
Other Support Services Staff238

District Financial Details (2008)

Revenues For Education
    Percent of Total
Total Revenues$82,866,000-
Total Local Revenues$34,046,00041.1%
Property Tax$25,729,00031.0%
Other School Systems$1,012,0001.2%
Cities and Counties$698,0000.8%
Tuition Fees from Pupils and Parents$33,0000.04%
School Lunch$1,420,0001.7%
Textbook Sales and Rentals$493,0000.6%
District Activity Receipts$33,0000.04%
Non-Specified$44,0000.05%
Rents and Royalties$500,0000.6%
Sale of Property$625,0000.8%
Interest Earnings$717,0000.9%
Private Contributions$269,0000.3%
Miscellaneous$2,473,0003.0%
Total State Revenues$45,153,00054.5%
General Formula Assistance$37,694,00045.5%
Special Education Programs$212,0000.3%
Compensatory and Basic Skills Programs$133,0000.2%
Bilingual Education Programs$34,0000.04%
Gifted and Talented Programs$63,0000.08%
Vocational Education Programs$595,0000.7%
School Lunch Programs$36,0000.04%
Other Programs$1,869,0002.3%
State Revenues on Behalf - Employee Benefits$4,255,0005.1%
State Revenues on Behalf - Non-Employee Benefits$262,0000.3%
Total Federal Revenues$3,667,0004.4%
Through State - Title I$1,031,0001.2%
Through State - Child Nutrition Act$1,841,0002.2%
Through State - Other$422,0000.5%
Non-Specified$326,0000.4%
Direct - Other$47,0000.06%
Expenditures For Education
    Percent of Total
Total Current Expenditures$62,271,000-
Total Instruction Expenditures$34,602,00055.6%
Total Support Services Expenditures$24,635,00039.6%
Student Support$1,223,0001.5%
Instructional Staff Support$2,062,0002.5%
General Administration Support$1,049,0001.3%
School Administration Support$3,721,0004.5%
Operation and Maintenance Support$10,166,00012.3%
Student Transportation Support$4,295,0005.2%
Other Support Services$2,119,0002.6%
Total Other Expenditures$3,034,0004.9%
Food Services$3,025,0003.7%
Other Services$9,0000.01%

Graduation and Dropout Details (2007-08)

Graduation Information
Overall Graduation Rate 75.3%
Total Diploma Count 497
Other High School Completion Certificate (OHC) Recipients -
Dropout Information
  Dropouts Dropout Rate
Total Grades 9-12240.9%

Map and Listings of Schools Within Portage Township Schools District

Schools Summary:
  • Schools: 11
  • Students: 8,476
  • Full-Time Equivalent Teachers: 407
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CENTRAL ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
2825 Russell St
Portage, IN
Public | KG-5
605 20.8

3 out of 5
2 Reviews
CRISMAN ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
6161 Old Porter Rd
Portage, IN
Public | KG-5
485 17.4

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ETHEL R JONES ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
2374 Mc Cool Rd
Portage, IN
Public | KG-5
432 20.0

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GEORGE L MYERS ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
3100 Willowdale
Portage, IN
Public | KG-5
395 19.5

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PAUL SAYLOR ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
331 Midway
Valparaiso, IN
Public | KG-5
351 16.9

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PORTAGE HIGH SCHOOL
6450 Us Hwy 6
Portage, IN
Public | 9-12
2,549 18.7

4 out of 5
4 Reviews
ROWENA KYLE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
2701 Hamstrom Rd
Portage, IN
Public | KG-5
512 20.2

5 out of 5
1 Review
SOUTH HAVEN ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
Blue Ribbon Schools Award 2007
395 West Midway Dr
Valparaiso, IN
Public | KG-5
454 18.9

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WALLACE AYLESWORTH ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
5910 Central Ave
Portage, IN
Public | KG-5
538 18.7

5 out of 5
1 Review
WILLIAM FEGELY MIDDLE SCHOOL
5384 Stone Ave
Portage, IN
Public | 6-8
800 17.8

5 out of 5
1 Review
WILLOWCREEK MIDDLE SCHOOL
5962 Central Ave
Portage, IN
Public | 6-8
1,235 19.1

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