Newport Grammar School

Newport Grammar School serves 751 students in grades PK-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the TN average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 12% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 34%.
Newport Grammar School operates within the Newport City School District.

Overview

The student population of 751 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 61 teachers has declined by 6% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-8
Total Students 751 students
Newport Grammar School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 61 teachers
Newport Grammar School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Newport Grammar School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.22 is less than the state average of 0.69. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (TN) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 12:1 15:1
Newport Grammar School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
2%
Newport Grammar School Asian (1997-2012)
Hispanic
1%
7%
Newport Grammar School Hispanic (1993-2012)
Black
5%
24%
Newport Grammar School Black (1988-2012)
White
88%
66%
Newport Grammar School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Newport Grammar School Sch Ethnicity Newport Grammar 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.
0.22 0.69
Newport Grammar School Diversity Score (1988-2012)
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.
48%
48%
Newport Grammar School Eligible for Free Lunch (2007-2012)
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.
9%
7%
Newport Grammar School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2007-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 751 students has decreased by 5% over five years.
School District Name Newport City School District
Number of Schools
Managed
1
8
Number of Students Managed 751 3,353
Newport City School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $7 MM $28 MM
Newport City School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $7 MM $28 MM
Newport City School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $8,227 $8,477
Newport City School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $8,431 $8,379
Newport City School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, TN Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Cocke Co High School (0.7 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Cosby Elementary School (8.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Northwest Elementary School (1.8 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Newport Cocke Co High School
    216 Hedrick
    Newport , TN , 37821
    (423)623-8718
    0.7  mi  |  1257  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Newport Cocke Co Adult High School
    241 Hedrick
    Newport , TN , 37821
    (423)625-3427
    0.7  mi  |  9  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Newport Northwest Elementary School
    344 Woodson
    Newport , TN , 37821
    (423)623-4697
    1.8  mi  |  406  students  |  Gr.  KG-8
  • Newport Bridgeport Elementary School
    1935 Edwina Bridgeport
    Newport , TN , 37821
    (423)623-2215
    3.3  mi  |  272  students  |  Gr.  KG-8
  • Newport Edgemont Elementary School
    375 Carson Springs
    Newport , TN , 37821
    (423)623-2288
    3.9  mi  |  624  students  |  Gr.  PK-8

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Cocke County, TN 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 0.13, which is lower than the Tennessee average of 0.69. The most diverse school district in Cocke County is Cocke County School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Tennessee or national school diversity statistics.