Newberry Elementary School

Newberry Elementary School serves 510 students in grades PK-4.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the FL average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 37% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 57%.
Newberry Elementary School operates within the Alachua School District.

Overview

The student population of 510 students has declined by 5% over five years.
The teacher population of 38 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-4
Total Students 510 students
Newberry Elementary School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 38 teachers
Newberry Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Newberry Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.56 is less than the state average of 0.90. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (FL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 13:1 15:1
Newberry Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
Newberry Elementary School Asian (1996-2010)
Hispanic
10%
28%
Newberry Elementary School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
17%
23%
Newberry Elementary School Black (1988-2012)
White
63%
43%
Newberry Elementary School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Newberry Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Newberry Elementary School Sta Ethnicity
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.
0.56 0.90
Newberry Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2012)
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.
45%
49%
Newberry Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2012)
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.
8%
8%
Newberry Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 28,719 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Alachua School District
Number of Schools
Managed
68
23
Number of Students Managed 28,719 9,989
Alachua School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $268 MM $138 MM
District Spending $266 MM $159 MM
Alachua School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $9,732 $13,793
Alachua School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $9,666 $15,882
Alachua School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

Nearby 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 Students Grades
  • Newberry Newberry High School
    Magnet School
    400 Sw 258 St
    Newberry , FL , 32669
    (352)472-1101
    Magnet School
    0.3  mi  |  594  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Newberry Oak View Middle School
    Magnet School
    1203 Sw 250 St
    Newberry , FL , 32669
    (352)472-1102
    Magnet School
    0.5  mi  |  635  students  |  Gr.  5-8
  • Archer Archer Elementary School
    Magnet School
    14533 Sw 170 St
    Archer , FL , 32618
    (352)495-2111
    Magnet School
    9.9  mi  |  460  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Gainesville Lawton M. Chiles Elementary School
    2525 Schoolhouse Rd
    Gainesville , FL , 32608
    (352)333-2825
    10.1  mi  |  731  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Gainesville Fort Clarke Middle School
    9301 Nw 23rd Ave
    Gainesville , FL , 32606
    (352)333-2800
    10.7  mi  |  878  students  |  Gr.  6-8

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Alachua County, FL public schools have a diversity scoreThe 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. of 0.45, which is lower than the Florida average of 0.9. The most diverse school district in Alachua County is Alachua School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Florida or national school diversity statistics.