Portsmouth at glance


ENROLLMENT
• 14,971 students*
• Student body: Male students, 7,520 or 50.2% and Female 7,451 or 49.8%*
• Students receiving special education services: 1,689 or 11.3%*
• Students taking one or more Dual-Enrollment Courses: 277*
• Students taking one or more Advanced Placement Courses: 155*
• Students taking one or more Career and Technical Education Courses: 3,916*
• Students enrolled in First College: 207

CURRICULUM CONTENT AREAS
• Business Education
• English
• Language Arts
• ESOL
• Gifted and Talented Education
• Music Education
• Mathematics
• Health and Physical Education
• Virtual Learning
• Career and Technical Education
• Science
• Social Studies
• Library Media
• Journalism and Communications
• World Languages
• Fine Arts


OUR SCHOOLS
• 2 Nationally recognized High Schools
• 13 Elementary Schools
• 3 Middle Schools
• 3 High Schools
• 4 Pre-K centers
• 1 adult learning center
• 1 alternative high school

OUR STUDENT BODY
• African-American 72.4 %
• Caucasian 22.3%
• Multi-racial 3.5%
• Asian 1%
• American Indian 0.4%
• Native Hawaiian 0.4%

OUR HIGHLY QUALIFIED STAFF
• Number of employees: 2,064
• Number of certified classroom teachers: 1,086
• Average years of experience: 12 completed years of professional experience
• Average teacher salary: $52,029.67
• Percentage of certified staff with master’s degrees or above: 56.4%