Mary G. Porter Traditional

Public, Magnet 1-8

 15311 Forest Grove Drive
       Woodbridge, VA  22191


 (703) 580-6501

District: Prince William County Public Schools

SchoolDigger Rank:
46th of 1,097 Virginia Elementary Schools


Student/teacher ratio:  17.6
Number of students:  684

Racial breakdown:
African American:
35.2%
White:
29.4%
Asian:
18.4%
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Free/discounted lunch recipients:  18.7%

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We updated the 2017-18 rankings and test scores for this school on Wednesday, August 22, 2018.


Performance Trends
Compare Details In 2018, Mary G. Porter Traditional ranked better than 95.8% of elementary schools in Virginia. It also ranked first among 61 ranked elementary schools in the Prince William County Public Schools District! (See more...)
Compare Details In 2018 the calculated Average Standard Score was 88.28. (See more...)
Compare Details In 2018, Mary G. Porter Traditional ranked better than 99% of middle schools in Virginia. (See more...)
Compare Details In 2018 the calculated Average Standard Score was 90.53. (See more...)
Student Body
Compare Details Student population at Mary G. Porter Traditional is diverse. Racial makeup is: African American (35.2%), White (29.4%), Asian (18.4%). (See more...)
Compare Details 18.7% of students are receiving a free or discounted lunch. (See more...)
Teachers
Compare Details The student/teacher ratio at Mary G. Porter Traditional is 17.6. 42 elementary schools in the Prince William County Public Schools District have better student/teacher ratios. (See more...)
Compare Mary G. Porter Traditional employs 38.7 full-time teachers.
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Schooldigger 2018 Rankings:

Mary G. Porter Traditional:

SchoolDigger ranks Mary G. Porter Traditional 46th of 1097 Virginia public elementary schools. (See Mary G. Porter Traditional in the ranking list.)
SchoolDigger ranks Mary G. Porter Traditional 4th of 413 Virginia public middle schools. (See Mary G. Porter Traditional in the ranking list.)

Prince William County Public Schools:

SchoolDigger ranks Prince William County Public Schools 54th of 132 Virginia school districts. (See district ranking list.)


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Rank History for Mary G. Porter Traditional

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Year Avg Standard Score Statewide Rank Total # Ranked Elementary Schools VA State Percentile SchoolDigger Rating
2010 83.39 46th 1113 95.9%
2011 89.19 8th 1117 99.3%
2012 86.70 39th 1117 96.5%
2013 86.90 63rd 1120 94.4%
2014 89.71 34th 1110 96.9%
2015 89.80 22nd 1100 98.0%
2016 85.31 68th 1096 93.8%
2017 86.03 73rd 1099 93.4%
2018 88.28 46th 1097 95.8%

Data source: test scores: Virginia Department of Education, rankings: SchoolDigger.com

Rank History for Mary G. Porter Traditional

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Year Avg Standard Score Statewide Rank Total # Ranked Middle Schools VA State Percentile SchoolDigger Rating
2010 84.37 10th 408 97.5%
2011 88.61 3rd 413 99.3%
2012 86.35 6th 413 98.5%
2013 89.50 8th 416 98.1%
2014 93.08 2nd 416 99.5%
2015 91.99 2nd 412 99.5%
2016 90.31 4th 409 99.0%
2017 91.80 4th 415 99.0%
2018 90.53 4th 413 99.0%

Data source: test scores: Virginia Department of Education, rankings: SchoolDigger.com

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by a student
Tuesday, January 15, 2013

Open Quote Although the press and websites make it out to be this perfect school, it is not! The teachers are wonderful and truly care. The administration staff... not so much. There is too much of a dictatorship and way too much pressure put on the students. Opinions are not heard and often forgoten about. My advice, do some research and talk to the MIDDLE SCHOOL students because they see and hear it all. The elementary school part is great but once you get to the middle school level, everyone sees the administrations true colors... Close Quote


by a teacher
Tuesday, October 2, 2012

Open Quote I dont like the way they favor children and give certain things to them and not others Close Quote


by a student
Saturday, September 24, 2011

Open Quote I have been at this school for some time now, I and I can personally assure you all that my time at Porter has been an unforgettable one, for all the right reasons. I have served in the Student government, as Secretary, and Class President 3 times, and have been given the opportunity to collect invaluable feedback from the students via the positions and conclude that they agree 100% with me. From a parent standpoint, the view of a school and it's true internal affairs and functions tend to get skewed and clouded. I do know that among parents, the Principal is not the most popular of people, but why is this? I would rather be here than any other school in the county. Close Quote


Enrollment information for Mary G. Porter Traditional

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Year White African American Asian Hispanic American Indian Pacific Islander Two or More Races Not Specified Total
2008 276 198 58 52 0 n/a n/a 54 638
2009 281 195 67 54 0 n/a n/a 61 658
2010 284 180 75 59 1 n/a n/a 52 651
2011 260 161 88 85 3 0 62 0 659
2012 253 173 98 84 2 0 53 0 663
2013 251 192 101 89 3 0 50 0 686
2014 241 199 116 86 3 0 29 0 674
2015 236 198 122 94 3 0 30 0 683
2016 220 211 122 101 3 0 28 0 685
2017 201 241 126 88 2 0 26 0 684

Data source: National Center for Education Statistics, U.S. Dept of Education.

About Enrollment/Ethnicity
For more information about how the Department of Education defines ethnicity, see Defining Race and Ethnicity Data, National Center for Education Statistics

Students eligible for free or discounted lunch at Mary G. Porter Traditional

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Year # Students Fulltime Teachers Student/Teacher ratio % Free/Discounted Lunch
2008 638 31.4 20.3 n/a
2009 658 32.2 20.4 0.0
2010 651 29.2 22.2 18.4
2011 659 32.4 20.3 17.6
2012 663 34.4 19.2 16.6
2013 686 36.9 18.5 16.3
2014 674 38.2 17.6 18.5
2015 683 40.0 17.0 20.2
2016 685 39.0 17.5 19.9
2017 684 38.7 17.6 18.7

Data source: National Center for Education Statistics, U.S. Dept of Education.

About Students eligible for discounted/free lunch
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Student/Teacher Ratio Mary G. Porter Traditional

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Year # Students Fulltime Teachers Student/Teacher ratio % Free/Discounted Lunch
2008 638 31.4 20.3 n/a
2009 658 32.2 20.4 0.0
2010 651 29.2 22.2 18.4
2011 659 32.4 20.3 17.6
2012 663 34.4 19.2 16.6
2013 686 36.9 18.5 16.3
2014 674 38.2 17.6 18.5
2015 683 40.0 17.0 20.2
2016 685 39.0 17.5 19.9
2017 684 38.7 17.6 18.7

Data source: National Center for Education Statistics, U.S. Dept of Education.

About Student-Teacher Ratio
Student/teacher ratio is calculated by dividing the total number of students by the total number of full-time equivalent teachers. Please note that a smaller student/teacher ratio does not necessarily translate to smaller class size. In some instances, schools hire teachers part time, and some teachers are hired for specialized instruction with very small class sizes. These and other factors contribute to the student/teacher ratio. Note: For private schools, Student/teacher ratio may not include Pre-Kindergarten.




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SchoolDigger data sources: National Center for Education Statistics, U.S. Department of Education, the U.S. Census Bureau and the Virginia Department of Education.

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