Julian Newman Elementary School

Julian Newman Elementary School serves 389 students in grades KG - 4.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the AL average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 37% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 43%.
Julian Newman Elementary School operates within the Athens City School District.

School Overview

The student population of 389 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 21 teachers has declined by 40% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-4
Total Students 389 students
Julian Newman Elementary School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Julian Newman Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 21 teachers
Julian Newman Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Julian Newman Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has increased from 11:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.54 is more than the state average of 0.32. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (AL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 19:1 16:1
Julian Newman Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Asian
1%
1%
Julian Newman Elementary School Asian Students (1994-2014)
Hispanic
13%
5%
Julian Newman Elementary School Black Students (1996-2014)
Black
23%
34%
Julian Newman Elementary School Black Students (1990-2014)
White
63%
57%
Julian Newman Elementary School White Students (1990-2014)
Diversity Score
The 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.
0.54 0.32
Julian Newman Elementary School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
44%
52%
Julian Newman Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1998-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
4%
6%
Julian Newman Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Athens City School District's student population of 3,279 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The revenue/student of $11,478 is higher than the state average of $10,181. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The district's spending/student of $11,938 is higher than the state average of $10,301. The district spending/student has grown by 8% over four years.
School District Name Athens City School District
Number of Schools
Managed
7
7
Number of Students Managed 3,279 3,026
Athens City School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $36 MM $30 MM
Athens City School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $37 MM $30 MM
Athens City School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $11,478 $10,181
Athens City School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $11,938 $10,301
Athens City School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Athens High School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Athens Middle School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Athens Elementary School (0.8 miles away)
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