Portola Elementary School

6700 Eagle St, Ventura, CA 93003 | (805) 289-1734
  • Grades: KG-5
  • Student Enrollment: 577
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 6700 Eagle St., Ventura, CA 93003
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
    All students of this school are eligible for participation in authorized programs.
School District Details

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 577
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 26.5
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 21.8
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 313 (54.2%)
  • Females: 264 (45.8%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 100 (17.3%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 213 (36.9%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 313 (54.2%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Portola Elementary School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian30.5%
Black152.6%
Asian284.9%
Hispanic28649.6%
White21938.0%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Portola Elementary School
  Number Percent
Kindergarten10418.0%
1st Grade10518.2%
2nd Grade8114.0%
3rd Grade8815.3%
4th Grade9215.9%
5th Grade10718.5%
Teacher Education Background (2009)
Percent With Bachelor's Degree
School:
13.8%
District:
13.5%
Teacher Credentials & Experience (2009)
Percent of Teachers With Emergency Credentials: 3.6%
Percent of Teachers With Credentials: 100.0%
Number of Certificated Staff: 29.0
Average Number of Years of Teacher Experience: 12.9
Average Age
School:
41.5
District:
46.4
Source: CA Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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1 review for Portola Elementary School

  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on January 08, 2009
  • Rating: 1 (1 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • I had to pull my children out of this school when they refused to test them for sped services. The teacher was constantly calling my son "stupid" and the principal was labeling him and telling me I wasnt a good parent. I had to get the help of United Parent Advocates.

Test Scores and Performance Information

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The overall school rating shows that Portola Elementary School performed on average better than many other schools across the state on CST state exams in the following subjects:
  • CST English-Language Arts
  • CST Mathematics
  • CST Science
AYP Results (2010)
Overall AYP Met: Yes
ELA AYP Met: Yes
Math AYP Met: Yes

CST - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 2 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
CST English-Language Arts Test
201052.0%51.0%53.0%
200963.0%52.0%53.0%
200859.0%47.0%48.0%
 
CST Mathematics Test
201071.0%62.0%62.0%
200972.0%66.0%63.0%
200872.0%62.0%59.0%
 

Grade 3 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
CST English-Language Arts Test
201049.0%43.0%43.0%
200951.0%47.0%44.0%
200847.0%42.0%38.0%
 
CST Mathematics Test
201082.0%63.0%65.0%
200974.0%67.0%64.0%
200885.0%68.0%61.0%
 

Grade 4 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
CST English-Language Arts Test
201082.0%66.0%63.0%
200976.0%68.0%61.0%
200875.0%67.0%55.0%
 
CST Mathematics Test
201086.0%70.0%68.0%
200985.0%74.0%66.0%
200889.0%72.0%61.0%
 

Grade 5 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
CST English-Language Arts Test
201070.0%65.0%58.0%
200955.0%65.0%54.0%
200856.0%60.0%48.0%
 
CST Mathematics Test
201077.0%66.0%61.0%
200971.0%68.0%57.0%
200866.0%64.0%51.0%
 
CST Science Test
201057.0%63.0%56.0%
200953.0%61.0%49.0%
200852.0%60.0%46.0%
 
Source: CA Department of Education 2009-2010

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