Newbern Grammar Elementary School

401 North York St

Newbern, TN 38059-1138

Grades: PK-5

629 students

Newbern Grammar Elementary School serves 629 students in grades PK-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the TN average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 16% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 34%.
Newbern Grammar Elementary School operates within the Dyer County School District.

Overview

The student population of 629 students has grown by 12% over five years.
The teacher population of 36 teachers has grown by 9% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 629 students
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 36 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.28 is more than the state average of 0.26. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (TN) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 18:1 15:1
Hispanic
5%
7%
Black
11%
23%
White
84%
66%
All Ethnic Groups
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 0.26
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.
61%
51%
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.
11%
7%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 4,993 students has grown by 44% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $8,356 is less than the state average of $8,477. The district revenue/student has grown by 16% over four years.
The district spending/student of $8,674 is higher than the state average of $8,379. The district spending/student has grown by 20% over four years.
School District Name Dyer County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
8
8
Number of Students Managed 4,993 3,473
District Total Revenue $30 MM $28 MM
District Spending $31 MM $28 MM
District Revenue / Student $8,356 $8,477
District Spending / Student $8,674 $8,379
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, TN Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Dyer County High School (2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Northview Middle School (1.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Fifth Consolidated School (7 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • NewbernNorthview Middle School
    820 Williams St
    NewbernTN 38059
    (731)627-3713
    1.3 mi | Gr. 6-8 | 421 students                      
  • NewbernDyer County High School
    1 Negative Reviews
    1000 West Main St
    NewbernTN 38059
    (731)627-2229
    2 mi | Gr. 9-12 | 1124 students                      
  • DyersburgFifth Consolidated School
    2372 Millsfield Hw
    DyersburgTN 38024
    (731)285-2840
    7 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 428 students                      
  • TrimbleTrimble Elementary School
    256 College St
    TrimbleTN 38259
    (731)297-5512
    7.1 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 194 students                      
  • DyersburgDyersburg Primary
    1425 Frank Maynard Dr
    DyersburgTN 38024
    (731)286-3615
    7.3 mi | Gr. PK-2 | 751 students                      

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