Newman Elementary School

Newman Elementary School serves 616 students in grades PK-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the TX average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 93% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 69%.
Newman Elementary School operates within the El Paso Independent School District.

Overview

The student population of 616 students has grown by 9% over five years.
The teacher population of 38 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 616 students
Newman Elementary School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 48% Male / 52%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 38 teachers
Newman Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Newman Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 15:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.26 is less than the state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (TX) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1 14:1
Newman Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
3%
Newman Elementary School Asian (1988-2011)
Hispanic
86%
50%
Newman Elementary School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
5%
13%
Newman Elementary School Black (1988-2012)
White
7%
31%
Newman Elementary School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Newman Elementary School Sch Ethnicity 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.
0.26 0.64
Newman Elementary 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.
80%
44%
Newman Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1992-2012)
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.
8%
7%
Newman Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 65,387 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name El Paso Independent School District
Number of Schools
Managed
96
3
Number of Students Managed 65,387 799
District Total Revenue $607 MM $9 MM
El Paso Independent   School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $677 MM $9 MM
El Paso Independent   School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $9,746 $11,947
El Paso Independent   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $10,858 $12,666
El Paso Independent   School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Andress High School (0.2 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Harmony School Of Innovation - El Paso (0.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Fannin Elementary School (0.6 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • El Paso Andress High School
    5400 Sun Valley Dr
    El Paso , TX , 79924
    (915)832-8600
    0.2  mi  |  1862  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • El Paso Fannin Elementary School
    5425 Salem Dr
    El Paso , TX , 79924
    (915)849-3910
    0.6  mi  |  585  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • El Paso Harmony School Of Innovation - El Paso
    Charter School
    5210 Fairbanks Dr
    El Paso , TX , 79924
    (915)757-2929
    Charter School
    0.7  mi  |  528  students  |  Gr.  KG-10
  • El Paso Parkland Elementary School
    5920 Quail Ave
    El Paso , TX , 79924
    (915)434-6600
    0.7  mi  |  815  students  |  Gr.  PK-6
  • El Paso Parkland High School
    5932 Quail Ave
    El Paso , TX , 79924
    (915)434-6000
    0.8  mi  |  1332  students  |  Gr.  9-12

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