Portland Elementary School
10 May 2023 / by Crystal Brown
About Portland Elementary School
Portland Elementary School is an outstanding public school located in the heart of Portland, Oregon. It is a K-5 school that is committed to providing a high-quality education to all of its students. The school has a strong focus on academic excellence and offers a wide range of activities and programs to support the learning needs of each individual student.
The school is committed to creating an inclusive and safe learning environment for all of its students. It has a diverse student body and staff, and a variety of extracurricular activities to engage students in their learning. Portland Elementary School also has a strong commitment to the community, offering a variety of outreach programs to help support local families and organizations.
The school is proud of its commitment to excellence and is constantly striving to provide the best possible education for its students. The teachers and staff are dedicated to helping students reach their full potential and are committed to providing a safe and nurturing learning environment. Portland Elementary School is an excellent choice for families looking for a quality education for their children.
314 Hwy 160 E
Portland, AR 71663
Pre-K – 5
Overview Portland Elementary School
Portland Elementary School serves 149 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Portland Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Arkansas for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 25-29% (which is lower than the Arkansas state average of 36%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 25-29% (which is lower than the Arkansas state average of 37%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Arkansas state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 52% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Arkansas state average of 40% (majority Black and Hispanic).
Verdict on Portland Elementary School
Portland Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 993 schools in Arkansas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.The diversity score of Portland Elementary School is 0.66, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.59. The school’s diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.