New Market School

Tel: (256)379-2751
Grades PK-6
379 students
New Market School serves 379 students in grades PK - 6.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the AL average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 31% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is less than the state average of 43%.
New Market School operates within the Madison County School District.

School Overview

The student population of 379 students has declined by 14% over five years.
The teacher population of 25 teachers has declined by 7% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-6
Total Students 379 students
New Market School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % New Market School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 25 teachers
New Market School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade New Market School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 16:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.49 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 15:1 16:1
New Market School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
American Indian
16%
1%
New Market School American Indian Students (1992-2013)
Hispanic
5%
5%
New Market School Black Students (1996-2013)
Black
8%
34%
New Market School Black Students (1992-2013)
White
69%
57%
New Market School White Students (1992-2013)
Two or more races
2%
2%
New Market School Two Or More Races Students (2012-2013)
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.
0.49 0.32
New Market 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.
39%
52%
New Market 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.
13%
6%
New Market School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Madison County School District's student population of 19,741 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The revenue/student of $8,681 in this district is less than the state average of $10,181. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The district's spending/student of $10,122 is less than the state average of $10,301. The district spending/student has grown by 17% over four years.
School District Name Madison County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
29
7
Number of Students Managed 19,741 3,026
Madison County School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $174 MM $30 MM
Madison County School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $203 MM $30 MM
Madison County School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $8,681 $10,181
Madison County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $10,122 $10,301
Madison County 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 Buckhorn High School (3.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Buckhorn Middle School (3.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Walnut Grove Elementary School (4.8 miles away)
 All Schools  High Schools High Schools  Middle Schools Middle Schools  Elementary Schools Elementary Schools  Preschools Preschools  Private Schools Private Schools 
Show me:
  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • New MarketBuckhorn High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1398 students
    3.1 miles
    4123 Winchester Rd
    New MarketAL 35761
    (256)379-2123
    3.19-121398
  • New MarketBuckhorn Middle School
    Grades: 7-8 | 711 students
    3.1 miles
    4185 Winchester Rd
    New MarketAL 35761
    (256)379-4185
    3.17-8711
  • New Market Walnut Grove Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 229 students
    4.8 miles
    1961 Joe Quick Rd
    New MarketAL 35761
    (256)828-4677
    4.8PK-5229
  • MeridianvilleLynn Fanning Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 761 students
    5.4 miles
    8861 Moores Mill Rd
    MeridianvilleAL 35759
    (256)828-6592
    5.4KG-5761
  • HuntsvilleRiverton Elementary School
    Grades: PK-3 | 398 students
    6.6 miles
    2615 Winchester Rd
    HuntsvilleAL 35811
    (256)746-9250
    6.6PK-3398

School Reviews

Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities

I am a:

Name or Alias:

Your review:

Rate this school:
Area Statistics
Home Gallery
Recent Articles
November 09, 2016
Starting school can be a scary and overwhelming situation for any child, but children with autism experience unique challenges. Keep reading to learn what those challenges may be and to receive some tips for dealing with them appropriately.
November 09, 2016
For some students, attending college immediately after high school is not the right choice. Keep reading to learn more about the pros and cons of this decision and to learn about some alternative options.
November 08, 2016
Homework has become deeply ingrained in the U.S. educational system, but how much homework is too much and how can you create a healthy environment for your child to do schoolwork at home?
School Clothing

School Mascot: Raiders

School Colors: