East Newton High School

22876 East Hwy 86,

Granby, MO, 64844-0998

Tel: (417)472-6238
Grades: 9-12

494 students

East Newton High School serves 494 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the MO average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 17% of the student body (majority American Indian and Asian), which is less than the state average of 27%.
East Newton High School operates within the East Newton Co. R-vi School District.
The school district's 89% graduation rate is higher than the MO state average of 86%.

Overview

The student population of 494 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 35 teachers has grown by 6% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 494 students
East Newton High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 35 teachers
East Newton High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade East Newton High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.31 is less than the state average of 0.69. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (MO) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1 13:1
East Newton High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
5%
n/a
East Newton High School American Indian (1996-2012)
Asian
5%
2%
East Newton High School Asian (1992-2012)
Hispanic
2%
5%
East Newton High School Hispanic (1992-2012)
Black
n/a
18%
East Newton High School Black (1993-2012)
White
83%
73%
East Newton High School White (1992-2012)
All Ethnic Groups East Newton High School Sch Ethnicity East Newton High 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.
0.31 0.69
East Newton High School Diversity Score (1992-2012)
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.
40%
39%
East Newton High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1989-2012)
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.
10%
7%
East Newton High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 1,570 students has decreased by 6% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 89% has decreased from 100% over five years.
School District Name East Newton Co. R-vi School District
Number of Schools
Managed
3
2
Number of Students Managed 1,570 600
East Newton Co. R-vi School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate 89% 86%
East Newton Co. R-vi School District Graduation Rate (1992-2009)
District Total Revenue $14 MM n/a
East Newton Co. R-vi School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $14 MM n/a
East Newton Co. R-vi School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $8,010 $0
East Newton Co. R-vi School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $8,410 $0
East Newton Co. R-vi School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, MO Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Neosho Junior High School (8.4 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Neosho Junior High School (8.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Benton Elementary School (6.9 miles away)
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Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Granby Granby Elementary School
    440 East High St
    Granby , MO , 64844
    (417)472-6279
    3  mi  |  641  students  |  Gr.  PK-8
  • Neosho Benton Elementary School
    1120 Carl Sweeney Parkway
    Neosho , MO , 64850
    (417)451-8610
    6.9  mi  |  501  students  |  Gr.  KG-4
  • Neosho Central Elementary School
    301 Big Spring Dr
    Neosho , MO , 64850
    (417)451-8620
    7.7  mi  |  194  students  |  Gr.  KG-4
  • Neosho Field Early Child./kdgn. Center
    302 Smith Ave
    Neosho , MO , 64850
    (417)451-8630
    7.8  mi  |  136  students  |  Gr.  PK
  • Stella Triway Elementary School
    131 Lentz
    Stella , MO , 64867
    (417)628-3227
    7.9  mi  |  435  students  |  Gr.  PK-8

School Reviews

  • Recommended October 31, 2011 - my children have grown up in this school district and are all now in high school. There are bad apples in every bunch,but weve had no problems with bullying drugs etc. Our children are athletes as well as students. Keep your children focused on there futures and you dont have to worry about them overcoming some of the things thrown in there way. Remember no ones high school was perfect. Go Patriots - Posted by Parent
  • Recommended May 24, 2010 - School is infested with drugs, school administration acknowledges the problem but does nothing to remedy, stating there is no funding resources available. Kids try to sell and push drugs at school and the administration says absolutly nothing to the offending students. Their solution is to call the County sherrif.. the sherrif will not respond to the call due to the lack of available officers. So NOTHING is done. This problem is rampent in both Jr. high schools as well as the high school. Teachers are often not supervising in the classrooms, halls, or lunch rooms. Poverty, drug abuse,bullying, theft, teen pregnancy, and high school drop-outs are extremly prevailient. Parental involvment in the schools is non-exsistant. Inner-city schools have better supervision and safety for their students than this one.. which is in a rural area with low student-teacher ratio's... - Posted by Parent

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Did You Know?
Newton County, MO 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 0.05, which is lower than the Missouri average of 0.69. The most diverse school district in Newton County is Deer/mt. Judea School District School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Missouri or national school diversity statistics.