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Portland Public Schools
  • PORTLAND, OR

Report Card

grade B
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Academics
    grade B+
  2. Diversity
    grade A minus
  3. Teachers
    grade B minus
  4. College Prep
    grade A minus
  5. Clubs & Activities
    grade B minus
  6. Administration
    grade C minus
  7. Sports
    grade A minus
  8. Food
    grade C minus
  9. Resources & Facilities
    grade C

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Portland Public Schools is an above average, public school district located in PORTLAND, OR. It has 45,171 students in grades PK, K-12 with a student-teacher ratio of 16 to 1. According to state test scores, 10% of students are at least proficient in math and 55% in reading.

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Academics

Percent Proficient - Reading
55%
Percent Proficient - Math
10%
Average Graduation Rate
84%
Average SAT
1260
2,439 responses
Average ACT
27
1,039 responses

Students

Diversity
grade A minus
Based on racial and economic diversity and survey responses on school culture and diversity from students and parents.
Students
45,171
Free or Reduced Lunch
40.1%

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Teachers

Student-Teacher Ratio
16:1
National
17:1
Average Teacher Salary
$72,598
Teachers in First/Second Year
10.4%

Finances

Expenses Per Student
$22,526 / student
National
$12,239
Education Expenses
  • Instruction
    54%
  • Support Services
    43%
  • Other
    3%

Living in the Area

grade A minus
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Cost of Living
    grade D+
  2. Good for Families
    grade B+
  3. Housing
    grade C
Median Household Income
$113,121
National
$75,149
Median Rent
$2,052
National
$1,268
Median Home Value
$633,748
National
$281,900

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