Newton School

Tel: (413)772-1370
Grades KG-3
218 students
Newton School serves 218 students in grades KG - 3.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is equal to the MA average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 16% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 35%.
Newton School operates within the Greenfield School District.

School Overview

The student population of 218 students has grown by 10% over five years.
The teacher population of 15 teachers has grown by 25% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-3
Total Students 218 students
Newton School Total Students (1994-2014)
Gender % Newton School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 15 teachers
Newton School Total Teachers (2004-2014)
Students by Grade Newton School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.28 is less than the state average of 0.33. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (MA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1 14:1
Newton School Student Teacher Ratio (2004-2014)
Asian
2%
6%
Newton School Asian Students (1994-2014)
Hispanic
14%
17%
Newton School Black Students (1994-2014)
White
84%
65%
Newton School White Students (1994-2014)
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 0.33
Newton School Diversity Score (1994-2014)
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.
72%
34%
Newton School Eligible for Free Lunch (2000-2014)
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%
5%
Newton School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Greenfield School District's student population of 1,733 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The revenue/student of $21,489 is higher than the state average of $20,216. The district revenue/student has grown by 28% over four years.
The district's spending/student of $20,613 is higher than the state average of $19,181. The district spending/student has grown by 27% over four years.
School District Name Greenfield School District
Number of Schools
Managed
8
3
Number of Students Managed 1,733 1,376
Greenfield School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $32 MM $29 MM
Greenfield School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $31 MM $28 MM
Greenfield School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $21,489 $20,216
Greenfield School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $20,613 $19,181
Greenfield School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Massachusetts Virtual Academy At Greenfield Common (0.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Massachusetts Virtual Academy At Greenfield Common (0.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Massachusetts Virtual Academy At Greenfield Common (0.7 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • GreenfieldMassachusetts Virtual Academy At Greenfield Common
    Grades: KG-12 | 454 students
    0.7 miles
    141 Davis St
    GreenfieldMA 01301
    (413)772-1321
    0.7KG-12454
  • GreenfieldFour Rivers Charter Public SchoolCharter School
    Grades: 7-12 | 216 students
    0.8 miles
    248 Colrain Rd
    GreenfieldMA 01301
    (413)775-4577
    0.87-12216
  • GreenfieldGreen River Middle School
    Grades: 4-6 | 8 students
    0.8 miles
    62 Meridian St
    GreenfieldMA 01301
    (413)772-1313
    0.84-68
  • GreenfieldFederal Street School
    Grades: KG-3 | 192 students
    0.9 miles
    125 Federal St
    GreenfieldMA 01301
    (413)772-1380
    0.9KG-3192
  • GreenfieldGreenfield Middle School
    Grades: 4-7 | 491 students
    1.1 miles
    195 Federal St
    GreenfieldMA 01301
    (413)772-1360
    1.14-7491

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