Newport School District
- For the 2020 school year, there are 2 public schools in Newport School District, serving 1,215 students.
- Public school in Newport School District have an average math proficiency score of 40% (versus the Arkansas public school average of 47%), and reading proficiency score of 38% (versus the 44% statewide average). This district's average school ranking is in the bottom 50% of public schools in Arkansas.
- Minority enrollment is 52% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Arkansas public school average of 39% (majority Black).
- The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is less than the Arkansas public school average of 14:1.
|School District Name||Newport School District|
|School District Website||http://greyhounds.k12.ar.us|
|School District Phone Number||(870)523-1312|
|School District Grades Offered||PK - 12|
|2017-2018 School Year Data||This School District||This State (AR)|
|# of Schools||2 Schools||1,087 Schools|
|# of Students||1,215 Students||496,099 Students|
|# of Teachers||98 Teachers||35,801 Teachers|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||12:1||14:1|
- Newport School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 262 school districts in Arkansas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018 school year.
- The school district's graduation rate of 75-79% has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
|Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data||This School District||State Average (AR)|
|Math Test Scores (% Proficient)|
|Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)|
Students by Ethnicity:
|# of American Indian Students||2 Students||3,146 Students|
|% American Indian Students||n/a|
|# of Asian Students||9 Students||8,074 Students|
|% Asian Students|
|# of Hispanic Students||97 Students||64,857 Students|
|% Hispanic Students|
|# of Black Students||492 Students||101,315 Students|
|% Black Students|
|# of White Students||585 Students||301,858 Students|
|% White Students|
|# of Hawaiian Students||n/a||4,014 Students|
|% of Hawaiian Students||n/a|
|# of Two or more races Students||30 Students||12,823 Students|
|% of Two or more races Students|
Students by Grade:
|# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:||108||16,843|
|# of Students in Kindergarten:||87||36,976|
|# of Students in 1st Grade:||82||36,844|
|# of Students in 2nd Grade:||86||36,929|
|# of Students in 3rd Grade:||84||37,788|
|# of Students in 4th Grade:||94||38,814|
|# of Students in 5th Grade:||90||38,853|
|# of Students in 6th Grade:||84||36,316|
|# of Students in 7th Grade:||112||36,431|
|# of Students in 8th Grade:||80||36,623|
|# of Students in 9th Grade:||70||37,736|
|# of Students in 10th Grade:||84||37,222|
|# of Students in 11th Grade:||86||35,386|
|# of Students in 12th Grade:||68||33,052|
|# of Ungraded Students:||-||286|
Fiscal Data Comparison
- The revenue/student of $14,700 is higher than the state average of $10,489. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
- The school district's spending/student of $28,680 is higher than the state average of $10,954. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
|Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data||This School District||This State (AR)|
|Total Revenue||$21 MM||$10 MM|
|Spending||$41 MM||$10 MM|
|Revenue / Student||$14,700||$10,489|
|Spending / Student||$28,680||$10,954|
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