New Market School

Tel: (256)379-2751
Grades: PK-9

440 students

New Market School serves 440 students in grades PK-9.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the AL average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 30% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is less than the state average of 42%.
New Market School operates within the Madison County School District.

Overview

The student population of 440 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 26 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-9
Total Students 440 students
New Market School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 26 teachers
New Market School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade New Market School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 16:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.49 is more than the state average of 0.31. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (AL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1 15:1
New Market School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
14%
1%
New Market School American Indian (1989-2012)
Asian
n/a
1%
New Market School Asian (2007-2012)
Hispanic
5%
5%
New Market School Hispanic (1989-2012)
Black
8%
35%
New Market School Black (1989-2012)
White
70%
58%
New Market School White (1989-2012)
All Ethnic Groups New Market School Sch Ethnicity New Market 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.
0.49 0.31
New Market School Diversity Score (1989-2012)
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.
37%
51%
New Market School Eligible for Free Lunch (1997-2012)
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.
10%
7%
New Market School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 19,137 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Madison County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
29
7
Number of Students Managed 19,137 3,032
Madison County School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $169 MM $29 MM
Madison County School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $191 MM $31 MM
Madison County School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $8,564 $9,620
Madison County School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $9,662 $10,180
Madison County School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Buckhorn High School (3.1 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Buckhorn Middle School (3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Walnut Grove Elementary School (4.8 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • New Market Buckhorn Middle School
    4185 Winchester Rd
    New Market , AL 35761
    (256)379-4185
    3  mi  |  700  students  |  Gr.  7-9
  • New Market Buckhorn High School
    4123 Winchester Rd
    New Market , AL 35761
    (256)379-2123
    3.1  mi  |  1275  students  |  Gr.  8-12
  • New Market Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award Walnut Grove Elementary School
    1961 Joe Quick Rd
    New Market , AL 35761
    (256)828-4677
    4.8  mi  |  245  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Meridianville Lynn Fanning Elementary School
    8861 Moores Mill Rd
    Meridianville , AL 35759
    (256)828-6592
    5.4  mi  |  741  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Huntsville Riverton Elementary School
    2615 Winchester Rd
    Huntsville , AL 35811
    (256)746-9250
    6.6  mi  |  413  students  |  Gr.  PK-5

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Did You Know?
Madison County, AL 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 0.40, which is higher than the Alabama average of 0.31. The most diverse school district in Madison County is Guam District School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Alabama or national school diversity statistics.