Newton County Public Schools

There are 20 public schools in Newton County, Missouri, serving 8,423 students.
Minority enrollment is 20% of the student body (majority Hispanic and American Indian), which is less than the Missouri state average of 27%.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is more than the state average of 13:1.

Newton County Public Schools

  • School Location Students Grades
  • NeoshoBenton Elementary School
    1120 Carl Sweeney Parkway
    501 students | Gr. KG-4
  • Neosho
    Central Elementary School
    301 Big Spring Dr
    194 students | Gr. KG-4
  • Neosho
    Crowder Avts High School
    Vocational School
    601 Laclede Ave
    Vocational School


     students | Gr. 9-12
  • DiamondDiamond Elementary School
    401 South Main
    340 students | Gr. PK-4
  • Diamond
    Diamond High School
    401 South Main
    287 students | Gr. 9-12
  • Diamond
    Diamond Middle School
    401 South Main
    273 students | Gr. 5-8
  • GranbyEast Newton High School
    22876 East Hwy 86
    494 students | Gr. 9-12
  • NeoshoField Early Child./kdgn. Center
    302 Smith Ave
    136 students | Gr. PK
  • Neosho
    George Washington Carver Elementary School
    12350 Norway Rd
    531 students | Gr. KG-4
  • GranbyGranby Elementary School
    440 East High St
    641 students | Gr. PK-8
  • NeoshoMiddle School
    1420 Hale Mcginty Dr
    1002 students | Gr. 5-7
  • Neosho
    Neosho High School
    511 Neosho Blvd
    1238 students | Gr. 9-12
  • Neosho
    Neosho Junior High School
    511 Neosho Blvd
    340 students | Gr. 8
  • SenecaSeneca Elementary School
    1815 St Eugene St
    522 students | Gr. PK-3
  • Seneca
    Seneca High School
    1110 Neosho St
    489 students | Gr. 9-12
  • Seneca
    Seneca Intermediate School
    1817 St Eugene
    330 students | Gr. 4-6
  • Seneca
    Seneca Junior High School
    925 Oneida
    248 students | Gr. 7-8
  • NeoshoSouth Elementary School
    1111 Wornall St
    275 students | Gr. KG-4
  • StellaTriway Elementary School
    131 Lentz
    435 students | Gr. PK-8
  • NeoshoWestview Elementary School
    7441 Westview Rd
    147 students | Gr. PK-8

County Statistics

About Newton County County Statistics (MO) State Statistics
Population (Approximate) 41,472 people 5,937,384 people
Age 25+ w/College Degree 17% 18%
Median Household Income $32,917 $41,010
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Did You Know?
Newton County, MO public schools have a diversity scoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. of 0.05, which is lower than the Missouri average of 0.43. The most diverse school district in Newton County is Newton County School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Missouri or in the USA.