Portsmouth Public Schools

Source & Methodology

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Due to Covid-19, standardized testing did not take place during the 2019-2020 academic school year. Test data: Reflects 2018 – 2019 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2018
  • Educational Environment: 2019 (latest available). Updated annually.
  • All data updated June 2021

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School Districts in Portsmouth


Clay Local School District Details

Clay Local School District
44 Clay High St
Portsmouth, OH 45662

659 Students enrolled in District

3 Schools in District

13 Students Per Classroom (State average is 16)

Clay Local School District School Quality Ratings

District Quality Compared to Ohio

(10 is best)

Better than of OH school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of U.S. school districts.



Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

70 60 50 40 30 20 10 0
80 60 40 20 0
55%
64%
56%
65%
53%
63%
55%
64%
56%
65%
53%
63%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
District
State

Schools in this District

School Grades
Clay Elementary School
44 Clay High St
Portsmouth, OH, 45662
PK-05
Clay High School
44 Clay High St
Portsmouth, OH, 45662
09-12
Clay Middle School
44 Clay High St
Portsmouth, OH, 45662
06-08

School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 97.6% 72.2%
Black 0.0% 17.9%
Hispanic 1.9% 6.8%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.3% 2.8%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.2% 0.2%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 75.4% 24.4%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 59.5% 20.2%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 15.9% 4.2%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,117 $4,117,000 54.1%
Support Expenditures
Student $517 $348,000 4.6%
Staff $270 $182,000 2.4%
General Administration $386 $260,000 3.4%
School Administration $722 $486,000 6.4%
Operation $875 $589,000 7.7%
Transportation $470 $316,000 4.2%
Other $327 $220,000 2.9%
Total Support $3,568 $2,401,000 31.6%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,620 $1,090,000 14.3%
Total Expenditures $11,305 $7,608,000 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,365 $12,436,493,000 49.5%
Support Expenditures
Student $778 $1,313,577,000 5.2%
Staff $438 $739,128,000 2.9%
General Administration $355 $599,842,000 2.4%
School Administration $686 $1,159,157,000 4.6%
Operation $1,102 $1,860,800,000 7.4%
Transportation $612 $1,033,481,000 4.1%
Other $558 $942,519,000 3.8%
Total Support $4,530 $7,648,504,000 30.4%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,990 $5,047,989,000 20.1%
Total Expenditures $14,885 $25,132,986,000 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,838 $346,122,956,267 50.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $679 $34,352,975,349 5.0%
Staff $546 $27,656,793,506 4.0%
General Administration $224 $11,359,077,651 1.7%
School Administration $657 $33,237,901,128 4.9%
Operation $1,054 $53,333,273,914 7.8%
Transportation $473 $23,948,272,674 3.5%
Other $420 $21,254,923,139 3.1%
Total Support $4,053 $205,142,872,671 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,612 $132,190,575,207 19.3%
Total Expenditures $13,503 $683,455,649,655 100.0%

Portsmouth City School District Details

Portsmouth City School District
724 Findlay St
Portsmouth, OH 45662

1,663 Students enrolled in District

3 Schools in District

15 Students Per Classroom (State average is 16)

Portsmouth City School District School Quality Ratings

District Quality Compared to Ohio

(10 is best)

Better than of OH school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of U.S. school districts.



Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

70 60 50 40 30 20 10 0
80 60 40 20 0
48%
64%
52%
65%
44%
63%
48%
64%
52%
65%
44%
63%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
District
State

Schools in this District

School Grades
East Portsmouth Elementary School
5929 Harding Ave
Sciotoville, OH, 45662
PK-06
Portsmouth Elementary School
514 Union St
Portsmouth, OH, 45662
PK-06
Portsmouth Junior High School/portsmouth Scho School
1225 Gallia St
Portsmouth, OH, 45662
07-12

School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 85.0% 72.2%
Black 6.9% 17.9%
Hispanic 7.5% 6.8%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.3% 2.8%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.1% 0.2%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED UNREPORTED 24.4%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE UNREPORTED 20.2%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE UNREPORTED 4.2%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $8,876 $14,769,000 52.4%
Support Expenditures
Student $730 $1,215,000 4.3%
Staff $513 $853,000 3.0%
General Administration $295 $491,000 1.7%
School Administration $733 $1,220,000 4.3%
Operation $1,414 $2,353,000 8.4%
Transportation $319 $531,000 1.9%
Other $591 $983,000 3.5%
Total Support $4,595 $7,646,000 27.1%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,456 $5,751,000 20.4%
Total Expenditures $16,927 $28,166,000 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,365 $12,436,493,000 49.5%
Support Expenditures
Student $778 $1,313,577,000 5.2%
Staff $438 $739,128,000 2.9%
General Administration $355 $599,842,000 2.4%
School Administration $686 $1,159,157,000 4.6%
Operation $1,102 $1,860,800,000 7.4%
Transportation $612 $1,033,481,000 4.1%
Other $558 $942,519,000 3.8%
Total Support $4,530 $7,648,504,000 30.4%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,990 $5,047,989,000 20.1%
Total Expenditures $14,885 $25,132,986,000 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,838 $346,122,956,267 50.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $679 $34,352,975,349 5.0%
Staff $546 $27,656,793,506 4.0%
General Administration $224 $11,359,077,651 1.7%
School Administration $657 $33,237,901,128 4.9%
Operation $1,054 $53,333,273,914 7.8%
Transportation $473 $23,948,272,674 3.5%
Other $420 $21,254,923,139 3.1%
Total Support $4,053 $205,142,872,671 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,612 $132,190,575,207 19.3%
Total Expenditures $13,503 $683,455,649,655 100.0%

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