Portland Schools

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View Schools in Cities within 10 miles of Portland

South Portland Schools2.99 mi
Westbrook Schools4.28 mi
Falmouth Schools5.41 mi
Cape Elizabeth Schools6.16 mi
Scarborough Schools6.94 mi
Gorham Schools9.38 mi

View Schools in Cities between 10 and 20 miles of Portland

Windham Schools10.31 mi
Old Orchard Beach Schools11.31 mi
Yarmouth Schools11.72 mi
Saco Schools12.72 mi
Freeport Schools15.93 mi
Biddeford Schools17.44 mi

View Schools in Cities between 20 and 30 miles of Portland

Brunswick Schools22.05 mi
Kennebunk Schools23.75 mi
Topsham Schools25.67 mi
Bath Schools26.44 mi
Wells Schools28.50 mi
Sanford Schools28.92 mi
Auburn Schools29.35 mi
Lewiston Schools29.52 mi
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Portland Area School Districts

CAPE ELIZABETH SCHOOL DEPARTMENT
FALMOUTH SCHOOL DEPARTMENT
PORTLAND PUBLIC SCHOOLS
SCARBOROUGH SCHOOL DEPARTMENT
SOUTH PORTLAND SCHOOL DEPARTMENT
WESTBROOK SCHOOL DEPARTMENT

PORTLAND, MAINE SCHOOLS AND NEIGHBORHOODS: WE ARE HERE TO HELP

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ABOUT Portland, Maine SCHOOLS

Portland schools boast a total student population of 146,552 attending 280 schools in 36 public school districts and 121 private schools. Public school revenue and expenditures vary by school district but Portland public schools spend an average of $8,079 per student each year.

Student teacher ratio is an important statistic cluing parents into the probable attention their child might receive individually in a classroom setting. Portland public schools average a student teacher ratio of 15:1. Portland private schools average 5:1. Also, high schools in Portland average a student body population of 738, while Portland middle schools and elementary schools average student body populations of 437 and 380 respectively.

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CHOOSING THE BEST SCHOOL FOR YOUR CHILD: WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW


It wasn't so long ago that a child's education was limited to geographical boundaries set by the local school district. Increasingly, government is injecting "choice" into the equation by allowing children to enroll in the school of their choosing, regardless of where they live, as long as there is sufficient classroom space available.

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