Newton School

Grades: KG-3

210 students

Newton School serves 210 students in grades KG-3.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the MA average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 19% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 34%.
Newton School operates within the Greenfield School District.

Overview

The student population of 210 students has grown by 7% over five years.
The teacher population of 16 teachers has declined by 27% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-3
Total Students 210 students
Newton School Total Students (1992-2013)
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 16 teachers
Newton School Total Teachers (2004-2013)
Students by Grade Newton School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has decreased from 8:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.33 is equal to 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 13:1 14:1
Newton School Student Teacher Ratio (2004-2013)
Asian
3%
6%
Newton School Asian Students (1994-2013)
Hispanic
13%
17%
Newton School Black Students (1992-2013)
Black
2%
9%
Newton School Black Students (1992-2013)
White
81%
66%
Newton School White Students (1992-2013)
Two or more races
1%
3%
Newton School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Newton School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown MA 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.
0.33 0.33
Newton School Diversity Score (1992-2013)
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.
67%
32%
Newton School Eligible for Free Lunch (1999-2013)
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.
4%
5%
Newton School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 2,264 students has grown by 32% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $22,312 is higher than the state average of $17,400. The district revenue/student has grown by 49% over four years.
The district spending/student of $21,210 is higher than the state average of $16,788. The district spending/student has grown by 47% over four years.
School District Name Greenfield School District
Number of Schools
Managed
8
3
Number of Students Managed 2,264 1,400
Greenfield School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $34 MM $25 MM
Greenfield School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $32 MM $24 MM
Greenfield School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $22,312 $17,400
Greenfield School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $21,210 $16,788
Greenfield School District District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Massachusetts Virtual Academy At Greenfield (0.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Massachusetts Virtual Academy At Greenfield (0.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Massachusetts Virtual Academy At Greenfield (0.8 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • GreenfieldMassachusetts Virtual Academy At Greenfield
    141 Davis St
    GreenfieldMA 01301
    (413)475-3879
    0.8 mi | Gr. KG-12 | 473 students                      
  • GreenfieldFour Rivers Charter Public School
    Charter School
    2 Negative Reviews
    248 Colrain Rd
    GreenfieldMA 01301
    (413)775-4577
    Charter School

    0.8 mi | Gr. 7-12 | 210 students                      
  • GreenfieldGreen River Elementary School
    62 Meridian St
    GreenfieldMA 01301
    (413)772-1313
    0.8 mi | Gr. 1-6 | 8 students                      
  • GreenfieldFederal Elementary School
    125 Federal St
    GreenfieldMA 01301
    (413)772-1380
    0.9 mi | Gr. KG-3 | 178 students                      
  • GreenfieldGreenfield Middle School
    1 Negative Reviews
    195 Federal St
    GreenfieldMA 01301
    (413)772-1360
    1.1 mi | Gr. 4-7 | 466 students                      

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