Portsmouth High School in Portsmouth, New Hampshire (NH)



City-data.com school rating (using weighted 2010 test average as compared to other schools in New Hampshire) from 0 (worst) to 100 (best) is 87.

50 Andrew Jarvis Dr.
Portsmouth, NH 03801

District: Portsmouth
County: Rockingham
Region: Southeast

Grade span: 9 - 12
Type: Public School - High School
Admin Principal: Jeffrey T. Collins

Phone: (603) 436-7100 (make sure to verify first before calling)
Fax: (603) 427-2320 (make sure to verify first before using)

E-mail:
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Other nearby schools ratings:
Oyster River High School (9.3 miles):

98
Portsmouth High School:

87
Newmarket Jr.-Sr. High School (8.9 miles):

66
Cocheco Arts And Technology Charter Academy School (17.3 miles):

60
Epping High School (15.5 miles):

49
Exeter High School (12.4 miles):

43
Dover Senior High School (10.1 miles):

40
Seacoast Learning Collaborative School (10.8 miles):

0
Strafford Learning Center School (14.1 miles):

0
Portsmouth High School rating compared to average state, county and city schools ratings:
New Hampshire:

51
Rockingham County:

62
Portsmouth:

69
Portsmouth High School:

87

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Enrollment in Portsmouth High School

2007 Student Enrollment: 1109

9th Grade Enrollment: 268
10th Grade Enrollment: 246
11th Grade Enrollment: 308
12th Grade Enrollment: 287

Grades in Portsmouth High School



2006 Student Enrollment: 1091

9th Grade Enrollment: 255
10th Grade Enrollment: 294
11th Grade Enrollment: 285
12th Grade Enrollment: 257

Grades in Portsmouth High School



2005 Student Enrollment: 1134

9th Grade Enrollment: 288
10th Grade Enrollment: 304
11th Grade Enrollment: 266
12th Grade Enrollment: 276

Grades in Portsmouth High School



2004 Student Enrollment: 1113

9th Grade Enrollment: 294
10th Grade Enrollment: 261
11th Grade Enrollment: 276
12th Grade Enrollment: 268
Other Enrollment: 14

Grades in Portsmouth High School





Graduation Rate in Portsmouth High School

2006 Graduation Statistics:

Graduates - All students: 1091
Graduates - White students: 1012
Graduates - Black students: 27
Graduates - Hispanic students: 17
Graduates - Asian students: 33
Graduates - Native American students: 2


Graduates (%) - All students: 91.4%
Here:

91.4%
State average from 80 schools:

88.6%
Graduates (%) - White students: 91.2%
Here:

91.2%
State average from 80 schools:

88.9%


Completers - Portsmouth High School

Completers - New Hampshire

Completers - Total: 227

Completers entering 4 year colleges or universities (%): 52.9%
Here:

52.9%
State average from 78 schools:

48.0%
Employed completers (%): 24.2%
This school:

24.2%
State average from 77 schools:

20.6%
Completers in armed forces (%): 0.9%
Portsmouth High School:

0.9%
State average from 69 schools:

3.6%


2005 Graduation Statistics:

Graduates - All students: 1134
Graduates - White students: 1053
Graduates - Black students: 35
Graduates - Hispanic students: 16
Graduates - Asian students: 29
Graduates - Native American students: 1


Graduates (%) - All students: 89.2%
This school:

89.2%
State average from 78 schools:

87.1%
Graduates (%) - White students: 89.8%
Here:

89.8%
State average from 78 schools:

87.2%


Completers - Portsmouth High School

Completers - New Hampshire

Completers - Total: 241

Completers entering 4 year colleges or universities (%): 57.3%
Here:

57.3%
State average from 76 schools:

47.7%
Completers returning for post graduate study (%): 1.7%
Here:

1.7%
State average from 26 schools:

1.5%
Employed completers (%): 25.3%
Here:

25.3%
State average from 75 schools:

22.5%
Completers in armed forces (%): 0.8%
Here:

0.8%
State average from 69 schools:

3.0%


2004 Graduation Statistics:

Completers - Portsmouth High School

Completers - New Hampshire

Completers - Total: 232

Completers entering 4 year colleges or universities (%): 56.5%
Here:

56.5%
State average from 64 schools:

50.1%
Completers returning for post graduate study (%): 2.2%
Portsmouth High School:

2.2%
State average from 28 schools:

1.5%
Employed completers (%): 18.5%
Portsmouth High School:

18.5%
State average from 62 schools:

19.9%
Unemployed completers (%): 0.9%
Portsmouth High School:

0.9%
State average from 23 schools:

4.2%
Completers in armed forces (%): 0.9%
Here:

0.9%
State average from 59 schools:

3.8%




2007 Dropout Statistics:

Number of dropouts: 19

Percentage of dropouts: 1.7%
Here:

1.7%
State average from 80 schools:

3.3%
Percentage of dropouts (4 year cumulate): 6.6%
This school:

6.6%
State average from 79 schools:

11.9%




AYP Participation in Portsmouth High School

Adequate Yearly Progress (AYP) Statistics:


2006 AYP Statistics - All students:
Students Tested - Math: 280
Met Overall AYP - Math: Yes
Met Participation Requirement - Math: Yes
Met Performance Requirement - Math: Yes


Participation Rate - Math: 99.0%
Portsmouth High School:

99.0%
State average from 413 schools:

99.4%


Students Tested - Reading: 280
Met Overall AYP - Reading: Yes
Met Participation Requirement - Reading: Yes
Met Performance Requirement - Reading: Yes


Participation Rate - Reading: 100.0%
This school:

100.0%
State average from 413 schools:

99.5%


2006 AYP Statistics - White subgroup:
Students Tested - Math: 259
Met Overall AYP - Math: Yes
Met Participation Requirement - Math: Yes
Met Performance Requirement - Math: Yes


Participation Rate - Math: 99.0%
Here:

99.0%
State average from 412 schools:

99.4%


Students Tested - Reading: 259
Met Overall AYP - Reading: Yes
Met Participation Requirement - Reading: Yes
Met Performance Requirement - Reading: Yes


Participation Rate - Reading: 100.0%
Portsmouth High School:

100.0%
State average from 412 schools:

99.5%


2006 AYP Statistics - Black subgroup:
Students Tested - Math: 6


Students Tested - Reading: 6


2006 AYP Statistics - Hispanic subgroup:
Students Tested - Math: 8


Students Tested - Reading: 8


2006 AYP Statistics - Asian subgroup:
Students Tested - Math: 7


Students Tested - Reading: 7


2006 AYP Statistics - Economically Disadvantaged subgroup:
Students Tested - Math: 32
Met Overall AYP - Math: Yes
Met Performance Requirement - Math: Yes


Students Tested - Reading: 32
Met Overall AYP - Reading: Yes(CI)
Met Performance Requirement - Reading: Yes(CI)


2006 AYP Statistics - Special Education subgroup:
Students Tested - Math: 48
Met Overall AYP - Math: Yes(CI)
Met Participation Requirement - Math: Yes
Met Performance Requirement - Math: Yes(CI)


Participation Rate - Math: 98.0%
Here:

98.0%
State average from 140 schools:

99.1%


Students Tested - Reading: 48
Met Overall AYP - Reading: Yes(CI)
Met Participation Requirement - Reading: Yes
Met Performance Requirement - Reading: Yes(CI)


Participation Rate - Reading: 100.0%
Here:

100.0%
State average from 140 schools:

99.3%


2006 AYP Statistics - Limited English Proficiency subgroup:
Students Tested - Math: 2


Students Tested - Reading: 2


2005 AYP Statistics - All students:
Students Tested - Math: 296
Met Overall AYP - Math: Yes
Met Participation Requirement - Math: Yes
Met Performance Requirement - Math: Yes


Participation Rate - Math: 99.0%
This school:

99.0%
State average from 74 schools:

98.7%


Students Tested - Reading: 296
Met Overall AYP - Reading: Yes
Met Participation Requirement - Reading: Yes
Met Performance Requirement - Reading: Yes


Participation Rate - Reading: 99.0%
Here:

99.0%
State average from 74 schools:

98.9%


2005 AYP Statistics - White subgroup:
Students Tested - Math: 273
Met Overall AYP - Math: Yes
Met Participation Requirement - Math: Yes
Met Performance Requirement - Math: Yes


Participation Rate - Math: 99.0%
This school:

99.0%
State average from 74 schools:

98.8%


Students Tested - Reading: 273
Met Overall AYP - Reading: Yes
Met Participation Requirement - Reading: Yes
Met Performance Requirement - Reading: Yes


Participation Rate - Reading: 99.0%
Here:

99.0%
State average from 74 schools:

99.0%


2005 AYP Statistics - Black subgroup:
Students Tested - Math: 8


Students Tested - Reading: 8


2005 AYP Statistics - Hispanic subgroup:
Students Tested - Math: 3


Students Tested - Reading: 3


2005 AYP Statistics - Asian subgroup:
Students Tested - Math: 11


Students Tested - Reading: 11


2005 AYP Statistics - Native American subgroup:
Students Tested - Math: 1


Students Tested - Reading: 1


2005 AYP Statistics - Economically Disadvantaged subgroup:
Students Tested - Math: 37
Met Overall AYP - Math: Yes
Met Performance Requirement - Math: Yes


Students Tested - Reading: 37
Met Overall AYP - Reading: Yes(CI)
Met Performance Requirement - Reading: Yes(CI)


2005 AYP Statistics - Special Education subgroup:
Students Tested - Math: 44
Met Overall AYP - Math: Yes(SH)
Met Participation Requirement - Math: Yes
Met Performance Requirement - Math: No


Participation Rate - Math: 98.0%
Here:

98.0%
State average from 20 schools:

96.4%


Students Tested - Reading: 44
Met Overall AYP - Reading: No
Met Participation Requirement - Reading: Yes
Met Performance Requirement - Reading: No


Participation Rate - Reading: 98.0%
Here:

98.0%
State average from 20 schools:

96.8%


2005 AYP Statistics - Limited English Proficiency subgroup:
Students Tested - Math: 1


Students Tested - Reading: 1


2004 AYP Statistics - All students (3rd Grade):
Students Tested - Math: 258
Met Overall AYP - Math: Yes
Met Participation Requirement - Math: Yes
Met Performance Requirement - Math: Yes


Participation Rate - Math: 98.0%
Here:

98.0%
State average from 376 schools:

99.6%


Students Tested - Reading: 258
Met Overall AYP - Reading: Yes
Met Participation Requirement - Reading: Yes
Met Performance Requirement - Reading: Yes


Participation Rate - Reading: 99.0%
This school:

99.0%
State average from 376 schools:

99.7%


2004 AYP Statistics - All students (6th Grade):
Students Tested - Math: 258
Met Overall AYP - Math: Yes
Met Participation Requirement - Math: Yes
Met Performance Requirement - Math: Yes


Participation Rate - Math: 98.0%
Here:

98.0%
State average from 376 schools:

99.6%


Students Tested - Reading: 258
Met Overall AYP - Reading: Yes
Met Participation Requirement - Reading: Yes
Met Performance Requirement - Reading: Yes


Participation Rate - Reading: 99.0%
This school:

99.0%
State average from 376 schools:

99.7%


2004 AYP Statistics - All students (10th Grade):
Students Tested - Math: 258
Met Overall AYP - Math: Yes
Met Participation Requirement - Math: Yes
Met Performance Requirement - Math: Yes


Participation Rate - Math: 98.0%
This school:

98.0%
State average from 376 schools:

99.6%


Students Tested - Reading: 258
Met Overall AYP - Reading: Yes
Met Participation Requirement - Reading: Yes
Met Performance Requirement - Reading: Yes


Participation Rate - Reading: 99.0%
Here:

99.0%
State average from 376 schools:

99.7%


2004 AYP Statistics - White subgroup (3rd Grade):
Students Tested - Math: 240
Met Overall AYP - Math: Yes
Met Participation Requirement - Math: Yes
Met Performance Requirement - Math: Yes


Participation Rate - Math: 99.0%
Here:

99.0%
State average from 366 schools:

99.6%


Students Tested - Reading: 240
Met Overall AYP - Reading: Yes
Met Participation Requirement - Reading: Yes
Met Performance Requirement - Reading: Yes


Participation Rate - Reading: 99.0%
Here:

99.0%
State average from 366 schools:

99.7%


2004 AYP Statistics - White subgroup (6th Grade):
Students Tested - Math: 240
Met Overall AYP - Math: Yes
Met Participation Requirement - Math: Yes
Met Performance Requirement - Math: Yes


Participation Rate - Math: 99.0%
Here:

99.0%
State average from 366 schools:

99.6%


Students Tested - Reading: 240
Met Overall AYP - Reading: Yes
Met Participation Requirement - Reading: Yes
Met Performance Requirement - Reading: Yes


Participation Rate - Reading: 99.0%
This school:

99.0%
State average from 366 schools:

99.7%


2004 AYP Statistics - White subgroup (10th Grade):
Students Tested - Math: 240
Met Overall AYP - Math: Yes
Met Participation Requirement - Math: Yes
Met Performance Requirement - Math: Yes


Participation Rate - Math: 99.0%
Here:

99.0%
State average from 366 schools:

99.6%


Students Tested - Reading: 240
Met Overall AYP - Reading: Yes
Met Participation Requirement - Reading: Yes
Met Performance Requirement - Reading: Yes


Participation Rate - Reading: 99.0%
This school:

99.0%
State average from 366 schools:

99.7%


2004 AYP Statistics - Black subgroup (3rd Grade):
Students Tested - Math: 6


Students Tested - Reading: 6


2004 AYP Statistics - Black subgroup (6th Grade):
Students Tested - Math: 6


Students Tested - Reading: 6


2004 AYP Statistics - Black subgroup (10th Grade):
Students Tested - Math: 6


Students Tested - Reading: 6


2004 AYP Statistics - Hispanic subgroup (3rd Grade):
Students Tested - Math: 2


Students Tested - Reading: 2


2004 AYP Statistics - Hispanic subgroup (6th Grade):
Students Tested - Math: 2


Students Tested - Reading: 2


2004 AYP Statistics - Hispanic subgroup (10th Grade):
Students Tested - Math: 2


Students Tested - Reading: 2


2004 AYP Statistics - Asian subgroup (3rd Grade):
Students Tested - Math: 7


Students Tested - Reading: 7


2004 AYP Statistics - Asian subgroup (6th Grade):
Students Tested - Math: 7


Students Tested - Reading: 7


2004 AYP Statistics - Asian subgroup (10th Grade):
Students Tested - Math: 7


Students Tested - Reading: 7


2004 AYP Statistics - Economically Disadvantaged subgroup (3rd Grade):
Students Tested - Math: 33
Met Overall AYP - Math: Yes(CI)
Met Performance Requirement - Math: Yes(CI)


Students Tested - Reading: 33
Met Overall AYP - Reading: Yes(CI)
Met Performance Requirement - Reading: Yes(CI)


2004 AYP Statistics - Economically Disadvantaged subgroup (6th Grade):
Students Tested - Math: 33
Met Overall AYP - Math: Yes(CI)
Met Performance Requirement - Math: Yes(CI)


Students Tested - Reading: 33
Met Overall AYP - Reading: Yes(CI)
Met Performance Requirement - Reading: Yes(CI)


2004 AYP Statistics - Economically Disadvantaged subgroup (10th Grade):
Students Tested - Math: 33
Met Overall AYP - Math: Yes(CI)
Met Performance Requirement - Math: Yes(CI)


Students Tested - Reading: 33
Met Overall AYP - Reading: Yes(CI)
Met Performance Requirement - Reading: Yes(CI)


2004 AYP Statistics - Special Education subgroup (3rd Grade):
Students Tested - Math: 45
Met Overall AYP - Math: No
Met Participation Requirement - Math: Yes
Met Performance Requirement - Math: No


Participation Rate - Math: 98.0%
Here:

98.0%
State average from 40 schools:

98.3%


Students Tested - Reading: 45
Met Overall AYP - Reading: No
Met Participation Requirement - Reading: Yes
Met Performance Requirement - Reading: No


Participation Rate - Reading: 100.0%
Here:

100.0%
State average from 40 schools:

98.9%


2004 AYP Statistics - Special Education subgroup (6th Grade):
Students Tested - Math: 45
Met Overall AYP - Math: No
Met Participation Requirement - Math: Yes
Met Performance Requirement - Math: No


Participation Rate - Math: 98.0%
Here:

98.0%
State average from 40 schools:

98.3%


Students Tested - Reading: 45
Met Overall AYP - Reading: No
Met Participation Requirement - Reading: Yes
Met Performance Requirement - Reading: No


Participation Rate - Reading: 100.0%
This school:

100.0%
State average from 40 schools:

98.9%


2004 AYP Statistics - Special Education subgroup (10th Grade):
Students Tested - Math: 45
Met Overall AYP - Math: No
Met Participation Requirement - Math: Yes
Met Performance Requirement - Math: No


Participation Rate - Math: 98.0%
Here:

98.0%
State average from 40 schools:

98.3%


Students Tested - Reading: 45
Met Overall AYP - Reading: No
Met Participation Requirement - Reading: Yes
Met Performance Requirement - Reading: No


Participation Rate - Reading: 100.0%
Here:

100.0%
State average from 40 schools:

98.9%


2004 AYP Statistics - Limited English Proficiency subgroup (3rd Grade):
Students Tested - Math: 3


Students Tested - Reading: 3


2004 AYP Statistics - Limited English Proficiency subgroup (6th Grade):
Students Tested - Math: 3


Students Tested - Reading: 3


2004 AYP Statistics - Limited English Proficiency subgroup (10th Grade):
Students Tested - Math: 3


Students Tested - Reading: 3




New England Common Assessment Program (NECAP) Statistics:


2007 NECAP Statistics - Grade 11:
Students Tested - Math: 232
Achievement Level 1 - Math: 71
Achievement Level 2 - Math: 57
Achievement Level 3 - Math: 96
Achievement Level 4 - Math: 8


NECAP Math Results - Portsmouth High School

NECAP Math Results - New Hampshire

Mean Scaled Score - Math: 1137.0
Portsmouth High School:

1137.0
State average from 83 schools:

1133.0
Achievement Level 1 (%) - Math: 31.0%
Here:

31.0%
State average from 83 schools:

47.3%
Achievement Level 2 (%) - Math: 25.0%
Here:

25.0%
State average from 83 schools:

27.1%
Achievement Level 3 (%) - Math: 41.0%
Here:

41.0%
State average from 83 schools:

24.3%
Achievement Level 4 (%) - Math: 3.0%
Here:

3.0%
State average from 83 schools:

1.3%


Students Tested - Reading: 231
Achievement Level 1 - Reading: 18
Achievement Level 2 - Reading: 21
Achievement Level 3 - Reading: 122
Achievement Level 4 - Reading: 70


NECAP Reading Results - Portsmouth High School

NECAP Reading Results - New Hampshire

Mean Scaled Score - Reading: 1148.0
Portsmouth High School:

1148.0
State average from 83 schools:

1143.3
Achievement Level 1 (%) - Reading: 8.0%
Here:

8.0%
State average from 83 schools:

12.2%
Achievement Level 2 (%) - Reading: 9.0%
Here:

9.0%
State average from 83 schools:

21.4%
Achievement Level 3 (%) - Reading: 53.0%
Portsmouth High School:

53.0%
State average from 83 schools:

50.2%
Achievement Level 4 (%) - Reading: 30.0%
Here:

30.0%
State average from 83 schools:

16.2%


Students Tested - Writing: 231
Achievement Level 1 - Writing: 22
Achievement Level 2 - Writing: 76
Achievement Level 3 - Writing: 123
Achievement Level 4 - Writing: 10


NECAP Writing Results - Portsmouth High School

NECAP Writing Results - New Hampshire

Mean Scaled Score - Writing: 6.5
Here:

6.5
State average from 82 schools:

5.5
Achievement Level 1 (%) - Writing: 10.0%
Here:

10.0%
State average from 82 schools:

17.9%
Achievement Level 2 (%) - Writing: 33.0%
Here:

33.0%
State average from 82 schools:

48.8%
Achievement Level 3 (%) - Writing: 53.0%
Here:

53.0%
State average from 82 schools:

30.1%
Achievement Level 4 (%) - Writing: 4.0%
Here:

4.0%
State average from 82 schools:

3.2%








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