Newberry Elementary School

Newberry Elementary School serves 520 students in grades PK - 4.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the FL average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 35% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 59%.
Newberry Elementary School operates within the Alachua School District.

School Overview

The student population of 520 students has grown by 6% over five years.
The teacher population of 40 teachers has declined by 6% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-4
Total Students 520 students
Newberry Elementary School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Newberry Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 40 teachers
Newberry Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Newberry Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.54 is more than the state average of 0.46. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (FL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 13:1 16:1
Newberry Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Hispanic
12%
30%
Newberry Elementary School Black Students (1988-2014)
Black
16%
23%
Newberry Elementary School Black Students (1988-2014)
White
65%
41%
Newberry Elementary School White Students (1988-2014)
Two or more races
7%
3%
Newberry Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Newberry Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown FL All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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 0.46
Newberry Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2014)
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.
48%
52%
Newberry Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2014)
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.
5%
6%
Newberry Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 28,157 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district revenue/student of $10,126 is less than the state average of $11,888. The district revenue/student has grown by 13% over four years.
The district spending/student of $9,487 is less than the state average of $12,571. The district spending/student has grown by 6% over four years.
School District Name Alachua School District
Number of Schools
Managed
72
22
Number of Students Managed 28,157 10,137
Alachua School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
District Total Revenue $281 MM $132 MM
Alachua School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $264 MM $140 MM
Alachua School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $10,126 $11,888
Alachua School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $9,487 $12,571
Alachua School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools:

The nearest high school is Newberry High School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Oak View Middle School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Archer Elementary School (9.9 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • NewberryNewberry High School
    Magnet School
    0.3 miles | Grades: 9-12 | 574 students400 Sw 258th St
    NewberryFL 32669
    (352)472-1101
    0.39-12574
  • NewberryOak View Middle School
    Magnet School
    0.5 miles | Grades: 5-8 | 700 students1203 Sw 250th St
    NewberryFL 32669
    (352)472-1102
    0.55-8700
  • ArcherArcher Elementary School
    Magnet School
    9.9 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 453 students14533 Sw 170th St
    ArcherFL 32618
    (352)495-2111
    9.9PK-5453
  • GainesvilleMeadowbrook Elementary School
    9.9 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 710 students11525 Nw 39th Ave
    GainesvilleFL 32606
    (352)333-2828
    9.9PK-5710
  • GainesvilleLawton M. Chiles Elementary School
    10.1 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 688 students2525 School House Rd
    GainesvilleFL 32608
    (352)333-2825
    10.1PK-5688

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