Julian Newman Elementary School

517 Julian Newman Dr,

Athens, AL, 35611-2713

Tel: (256)233-6630
Grades: KG-4

386 students

Julian Newman Elementary School serves 386 students in grades KG-4.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the AL average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 38% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 42%.
Julian Newman Elementary School operates within the Athens City School District.

Overview

The student population of 386 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 22 teachers has declined by 37% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-4
Total Students 386 students
Julian Newman Elementary School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 22 teachers
Julian Newman Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Julian Newman Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 11:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.55 is less than the state average of 0.70. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (AL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1 15:1
Julian Newman Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
1%
1%
Julian Newman Elementary School Asian (1989-2012)
Hispanic
13%
5%
Julian Newman Elementary School Hispanic (1990-2012)
Black
23%
35%
Julian Newman Elementary School Black (1989-2012)
White
62%
58%
Julian Newman Elementary School White (1989-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Julian Newman Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Julian Newman 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.
0.55 0.70
Julian Newman Elementary School Diversity Score (1989-2012)
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.
44%
51%
Julian Newman Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1997-2012)
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.
4%
7%
Julian Newman Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 3,201 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Athens City School District
Number of Schools
Managed
7
7
Number of Students Managed 3,201 2,928
Athens City School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $33 MM n/a
Athens City School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $36 MM n/a
Athens City School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $10,863 $0
Athens City School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $11,786 $0
Athens City School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Athens High School (0.7 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Athens Middle School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Athens Elementary School (0.8 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Athens Athens Middle School
    601 South Clinton St
    Athens , AL , 35611
    (256)233-6620
    0.4  mi  |  474  students  |  Gr.  7-9
  • Athens Athens High School
    100 Hwy 31 North
    Athens , AL , 35611
    (256)233-6613
    0.7  mi  |  882  students  |  Gr.  8-12
  • Athens Athens Elementary School
    515 North Madison St
    Athens , AL , 35611
    (256)233-6609
    0.8  mi  |  379  students  |  Gr.  KG-4
  • Athens Brookhill Elementary School
    320 Brookhill Dr
    Athens , AL , 35611
    (256)233-6603
    1.2  mi  |  290  students  |  Gr.  KG-4
  • Athens Limestone Co Area Vocational Technical High School
    Vocational School
    505 East Sanderfer Rd
    Athens , AL , 35611
    (256)233-6463
    Vocational School
    1.7  mi  |  n/a  students  |  Gr.  10-12

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