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Portsmouth Public Schools

  • Schools
    25
  • Students
    14,339
  • Teachers
    928

Portsmouth Public Schools is a public school district in Virginia. They serve 14,339 students across 25 schools, and its teachers have had 290 projects funded on DonorsChoose.

  • Contact Portsmouth Public Schools Contact data is sourced from the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) annual survey process, so apologies if it's out of date!

  • (757) 393-8751
  • PO Box 998
  • Portsmouth, VA-0998
  • Website

Portsmouth Public Schools Students

80%
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
74%
of its student body 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.

Portsmouth Public Schools Funding Data from the NCES School District Finance Survey

Portsmouth Public Schools had a total revenue of $176.3 million in the 2016-17 school year. 33.9% came from local sources, 54.9% from state sources, and 11.1% from federal sources.

Portsmouth Public Schools had a per-pupil revenue of $12,297 per pupil in the 2016-17 school year. 33.9% came from local sources, 54.9% from state sources, and 11.1% from federal sources.

Source: National Center for Education Statistics

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Portsmouth Public Schools Support on DonorsChoose Last updated Dec 5, 2022

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Portsmouth Public Schools

$117,749
raised using DonorsChoose
290
projects funded
125
teachers funded
899
donors
14
projects for basic supplies
29
projects for technology
53
projects for books
17
projects for art supplies

Portsmouth Public Schools has received support from 491 individuals from Virginia and 408 individuals out-of-state.

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