Portsmouth High School

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8/10
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Reviews
17
Grades
9-12
Students
919
Type
Public
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Academics
8/10
Test scores
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Test scores at this school are above the state average. Because test scores in some states are so low, some students at this school may still not be performing at grade level


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Science
61%
State avg: 32%
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English
55%
State avg: 32%
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Geometry
40%
State avg: 13%
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College readiness
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4-year high school graduation rate
91%
State avg: 80%
Average SAT score
1551
State avg: 1430
AP course participation
39%
State avg: 12%
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Equity
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Students
Studies show that diversity in school leads to long-term benefits for students. Discover why!
White
92%
Hispanic
3%
Black
2%
Two or more races
1%
Asian
1%
American Indian/Alaska Native
<1%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander
<1%
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Teachers & staff
Parents often value small class sizes, but the truth is more complicated.
Students per teacher
11 :1
State avg: 13 :1
Students per counselor
192 :1
State avg: 395 :1
Percent of teachers with 3 or more years experience
99%
State avg: 93%
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Last modified: July 18, 2017

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