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Port Arthur Independent School District

  • Schools
    16
  • Students
    9,000
  • Teachers
    547

Port Arthur Independent School District is a public school district in Texas. They serve 9,000 students across 16 schools, and its teachers have had 1,741 projects funded on DonorsChoose.

  • Contact Port Arthur Independent School District Contact data is sourced from the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) annual survey process, so apologies if it's out of date!

  • (409) 989-6222
  • 4801 9th Ave
  • Port Arthur, TX-5802
  • Website

Port Arthur Independent School District Demographics

89%
of students receive free or reduced price lunch We receive data about students' economic need from the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) based on the Free or Reduced Price Lunch scale. Learn more.
Source: the National Center for Education Statistics
88%
of students are Black, Latino, Native American, or Asian Numbers may not add up to 100 due to NCES survey limitations.

Schools in districts that mainly serve students of color receive substantially less state and local support than similar districts that serve primarily White students. Learn more about this gap, why it exists, and how you can help close it.

Port Arthur Independent School District Funding Data from the NCES School District Finance Survey

Port Arthur Independent School District had a total revenue of $126.7 million in the 2016-17 school year. 58.2% came from local sources, 27.7% from state sources, and 14.1% from federal sources.

Port Arthur Independent School District had a per-pupil revenue of $14,076 per pupil in the 2016-17 school year. 58.2% came from local sources, 27.7% from state sources, and 14.1% from federal sources.

Source: National Center for Education Statistics

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Port Arthur Independent School District Support on DonorsChoose Last updated Feb 26, 2024

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Port Arthur Independent School District

$817,662
raised using DonorsChoose
1,741
projects funded
372
teachers funded
2,634
donors
208
projects for basic supplies
386
projects for technology
273
projects for books
88
projects for art supplies

Port Arthur Independent School District has received support from 1,543 individuals from Texas and 1,091 individuals out-of-state.

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