Newbern Grammar Elementary School

Newbern Grammar Elementary School serves 618 students in grades PK - 5.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the TN average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 16% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 35%.
Newbern Grammar Elementary School operates within the Dyer County School District.

School Overview

The student population of 618 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 38 teachers has grown by 5% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 618 students
Newbern Grammar Elementary School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Newbern Grammar Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 38 teachers
Newbern Grammar Elementary School Total Teachers (1988-2014)
Students by Grade Newbern Grammar Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.28 is more than the state average of 0.26. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (TN) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1 16:1
Newbern Grammar Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Hispanic
4%
8%
Newbern Grammar Elementary School Black Students (1999-2014)
Black
12%
23%
Newbern Grammar Elementary School Black Students (1988-2014)
White
84%
65%
Newbern Grammar Elementary School White Students (1988-2014)
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.
0.28 0.26
Newbern Grammar 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.
60%
51%
Newbern Grammar Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (2007-2014)
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.
9%
7%
Newbern Grammar Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2007-2014)

District Comparison

Dyer County School District's student population of 3,893 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The revenue/student of $8,493 in this district is less than the state average of $8,707. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The district's spending/student of $8,785 is higher than the state average of $8,563. The district spending/student has declined by 20% over four years.
School District Name Dyer County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
8
8
Number of Students Managed 3,893 3,515
Dyer County School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $31 MM $30 MM
Dyer County School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $32 MM $29 MM
Dyer County School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $8,493 $8,707
Dyer County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $8,785 $8,563
Dyer County School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, TN Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Dyer County High School (2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Northview Middle School (1.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Fifth Consolidated School (7 miles away)
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  • NewbernNorthview Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 448 students
    1.3 miles
    820 Williams St
    NewbernTN 38059
    (731)627-3713
    1.36-8448
  • NewbernDyer County High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1100 students
    2 miles
    1000 West Main St
    NewbernTN 38059
    (731)627-2229
    29-121100
  • DyersburgFifth Consolidated School
    Grades: PK-5 | 455 students
    7 miles
    2371 Millsfield Hw
    DyersburgTN 38024
    (731)285-2840
    7PK-5455
  • TrimbleTrimble Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 188 students
    7.1 miles
    256 College St
    TrimbleTN 38259
    (731)297-5512
    7.1PK-5188
  • DyersburgDyersburg Primary
    Grades: PK-2 | 762 students
    7.3 miles
    1425 Frank Maynard Dr
    DyersburgTN 38024
    (731)286-3615
    7.3PK-2762

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