Newport Grammar School

Newport Grammar School serves 765 students in grades PK-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the TN average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 13% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 34%.
Newport Grammar School operates within the Newport School District.

Overview

The student population of 765 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 59 teachers has grown by 11% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-8
Total Students 765 students
Newport Grammar School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 59 teachers
Newport Grammar School Total Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Newport Grammar School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.24 is less 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 13:1 15:1
Newport Grammar School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Asian
1%
2%
Newport Grammar School Asian Students (1997-2013)
Hispanic
2%
7%
Newport Grammar School Black Students (1995-2013)
Black
7%
23%
Newport Grammar School Black Students (1988-2013)
White
87%
66%
Newport Grammar School White Students (1988-2013)
Two or more races
3%
1%
Newport Grammar School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Newport Grammar School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown TN All Ethnic Groups 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.
0.24 0.26
Newport Grammar 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.
51%
51%
Newport Grammar 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.
8%
7%
Newport Grammar School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2007-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 765 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district revenue/student of $8,227 is less than the state average of $8,477. The district revenue/student has grown by 8% over four years.
The district spending/student of $8,431 is higher than the state average of $8,379. The district spending/student has grown by 12% over four years.
School District Name Newport School District
Number of Schools
Managed
1
8
Number of Students Managed 765 3,473
Newport School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $7 MM $28 MM
Newport School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $7 MM $28 MM
Newport School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $8,227 $8,477
Newport School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $8,431 $8,379
Newport School District 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 Cocke Co High School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Maury Middle School (12.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Northwest Elementary School (1.8 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • NewportCocke Co High School
    216 Hedrick Dr
    NewportTN 37821
    (423)623-8718
    0.7 mi | Gr. 9-12 | 1223 students                      
  • NewportCocke Co Adult High School
    241 Hedrick Dr
    NewportTN 37821
    (423)625-3427
    0.7 mi | Gr. 9-12 | 12 students                      
  • NewportNorthwest Elementary School
    344 Woodson Rd
    NewportTN 37821
    (423)623-4697
    1.8 mi | Gr. KG-8 | 412 students                      
  • NewportBridgeport Elementary School
    1935 Edwina Bridgeport Rd
    NewportTN 37821
    (423)623-2215
    3.3 mi | Gr. KG-8 | 287 students                      
  • NewportEdgemont Elementary School
    375 Carson Springs Rd
    NewportTN 37821
    (423)623-2288
    3.9 mi | Gr. PK-8 | 584 students                      

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