Newport Public Schools

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There are 5 public schools in Newport, NH, serving 1,147 students.
Minority enrollment is 2% of the student body (majority Hispanic and American Indian), which is less than the New Hampshire state average of 11%.
The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is less than the state average of 12:1.

Newport, New Hampshire Public Schools

  • School Location Students Grades
  • NewportNewport Middle High School (high)
    245 North Main St
    NewportNH03773
    (603)863-2414
    351 students | Gr. 9-12
  • Newport
    Newport Middle School
    245 North Main St
    NewportNH03773
    (603)863-2414
    150 students | Gr. 7-8
  • Newport
    Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award Richards Elementary School
    21 School St
    NewportNH03773
    (603)863-3710
    398 students | Gr. PK-4
  • Newport
    Towle Elementary School
    86 North Main St
    NewportNH03773
    (603)863-2050
    140 students | Gr. 5-6
  • Newport
    Unity Elementary School
    864 2nd Nh Tpke.
    NewportNH03773
    (603)542-5888
    108 students | Gr. PK-8

Town Statistics

Recent Public School Articles
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Are the Three Rs Robbing our Children?
For far too long the American public school system has failed to address “out-of-school” factors like poverty and their impact on what happens in the classroom. As the nation continues to become increasingly diverse, many schools are adopting comprehensive approaches to education that account for the unique needs of students so that each child is prepared for their future and not just for a year-end test.
States Fight to Teach “Ignorant” Science to Students
Wyoming recently became the first state to reject the Next Generation Science Standards because of concern regarding lessons that teach human-caused climate change. Several other states have also taken measures to reject the standards, which has some education officials concerned about the quality of instruction students in those states will receive.
School-to-Prison Pipeline Persists Despite Local, State and National Efforts
Inadequate funding and resources for schools, harsh zero-tolerance discipline policies, police presence in public schools, and de facto segregation continue to create school environments in which poor and minority students have little chance of succeeding. The result is a continuation of the school-to-prison pipeline that has been commonplace in the American education system for decades, despite federal, state and local efforts to curb the problem.
Did You Know?
Newport, NH 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 0.56, which is higher than the New Hampshire average of 0.16. The most diverse school in Newport is Sullivan School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in New Hampshire or in the USA.