Newbern Grammar Elementary School

401 North York St

Newbern, TN 38059-1138

Tel: (731)627-2139
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 stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 36 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 629 students
Newbern Grammar Elementary School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 36 teachers
Newbern Grammar Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 17:1 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
Newbern Grammar Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Hispanic
5%
7%
Newbern Grammar Elementary School Hispanic (1999-2013)
Black
11%
23%
Newbern Grammar Elementary School Black (1988-2013)
White
84%
66%
Newbern Grammar Elementary School White (1988-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Newbern Grammar Elementary School Ethnicity Breakdown Public School Average 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.
0.28 0.26
Newbern Grammar Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2013)
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.
61%
51%
Newbern Grammar Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (2007-2013)
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.
11%
7%
Newbern Grammar Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2007-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 4,993 students has grown by 39% over five years.
School District Name Dyer County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
8
8
Number of Students Managed 4,993 3,473
Dyer County School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $30 MM $28 MM
District Spending $31 MM $28 MM
District Revenue / Student $8,356 $8,477
Dyer County School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $8,674 $8,379
Dyer County School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
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 Students Grades
  • NewbernNorthview Middle School
    820 Williams St
    NewbernTN 38059
    (731)627-3713
    1.3 mi | 421 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • NewbernDyer County High School
    1000 West Main St
    NewbernTN 38059
    (731)627-2229
    2 mi | 1124 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • DyersburgFifth Consolidated School
    2372 Millsfield Hw
    DyersburgTN 38024
    (731)285-2840
    7 mi | 428 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • TrimbleTrimble Elementary School
    256 College St
    TrimbleTN 38259
    (731)297-5512
    7.1 mi | 194 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • DyersburgDyersburg Primary
    1425 Frank Maynard Dr
    DyersburgTN 38024
    (731)286-3615
    7.3 mi | 751 students | Gr. PK-2                      

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