Newport High School

Newport High School serves 371 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the AR average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 45% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 37%.
Newport High School operates within the Newport School District.
The school district's 66% graduation rate is lower than the AR state average of 78%.

School Overview

The student population of 371 students has declined by 10% over five years.
The teacher population of 36 teachers has declined by 25% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 371 students
Newport High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Newport High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 36 teachers
Newport High School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Newport High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 has increased from 9:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.55 is more than the state average of 0.31. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (AR) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 10:1 15:1
Newport High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Hispanic
5%
11%
Newport High School Black Students (1997-2014)
Black
39%
21%
Newport High School Black Students (1988-2014)
White
55%
63%
Newport High School White Students (1988-2014)
Two or more races
1%
2%
Newport High School Two Or More Races Students (2013-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Newport High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown AR 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.
0.55 0.31
Newport High 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.
55%
52%
Newport High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2014)
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.
11%
10%
Newport High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 1,387 students has decreased by 12% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 66% has decreased from 94% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $13,834 is higher than the state average of $10,220. The district revenue/student has grown by 61% over four years.
The district spending/student of $26,991 is higher than the state average of $10,673. The district spending/student has grown by 225% over four years.
School District Name Newport School District
Number of Schools
Managed
3
3
Number of Students Managed 1,387 953
Newport   School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
Graduation Rate 66% 78%
Newport   School District Graduation Rate (1993-2010)
District Total Revenue $21 MM $10 MM
Newport   School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $41 MM $10 MM
Newport   School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $13,834 $10,220
Newport   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $26,991 $10,673
Newport   School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, AR Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools:

The nearest high school is Newport Elementary School (2.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Newport Junior High School (0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Newport Elementary School (2.7 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • NewportNewport Junior High School
    Grades: 7-8 | 193 students406 Wilkerson Dr
    NewportAR 72112
    (870)523-1346
    07-8193
  • NewportNewport Elementary School
    2.7 miles | Grades: PK-9 | 823 students1700 Commerce Blvd
    NewportAR 72112
    (870)523-1351
    2.7PK-9823
  • TuckermanTuckerman Elementary School
    9.9 miles | Grades: PK-4 | 429 students300 North Dowell St
    TuckermanAR 72473
    (870)349-2312
    9.9PK-4429
  • TuckermanTuckerman High School
    9.9 miles | Grades: 8-12 | 306 students300 North Dowell St
    TuckermanAR 72473
    (870)349-2657
    9.98-12306
  • NewarkCedar Ridge High School
    12.2 miles | Grades: 7-12 | 413 students1500 North Hill St
    NewarkAR 72562
    (870)799-8691
    12.27-12413

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