East Newton Elementary School

2286 Dixie Rd
Covington, GA 30014
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
8/
10
Top 30%
East Newton Elementary School serves 536 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
East Newton Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Georgia for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 55% (which is higher than the Georgia state average of 42%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 53% (which is higher than the Georgia state average of 42%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Georgia state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 44% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Georgia state average of 60% (majority Black).

Top Placements

East Newton Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Georgia for:

School Overview

East Newton Elementary School's student population of 536 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 38 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students536 students
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Total Classroom Teachers38 teachers
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School Comparison

East Newton Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% of all 2,188 schools in Georgia (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of East Newton Elementary School is 0.58, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.69. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (GA)
Overall Testing Rank
#463 out of 2188 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
55%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
53%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
4%
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Hispanic
6%
15%
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Black
33%
37%
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White
56%
40%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.580.69
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Eligible for Free Lunch
44%
56%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNewton County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to East Newton Elementary School is Eastside High School (3.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Indian Creek Middle School (3.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Mansfield Elementary School (3.8 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Covington Eastside High School Math: 37% | Reading: 59%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,518 student
    3.3 miles
    10245 Eagle Dr
    Covington, GA 30014
    (770) 784-2920
    3.3 9-12 1,518
  • Mansfield Mansfield Elementary School Math: 60% | Reading: 51%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-5 | 443 students
    3.8 miles
    45 E Third Ave
    Mansfield, GA 30055
    (770) 784-2948
    3.8 PK-5 443
  • Covington Indian Creek Middle School Math: 27% | Reading: 30%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 968 students
    3.9 miles
    11051 Covington By Pass Rd
    Covington, GA 30014
    (770) 385-6453
    3.9 6-8 968
  • Covington Middle Ridge Elementary School Math: 38% | Reading: 28%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 695 students
    4.9 miles
    11649 Covington By Pass Rd
    Covington, GA 30014
    (770) 385-6463
    4.9 PK-5 695
  • Covington Fairview Elementary School Math: 25% | Reading: 33%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 494 students
    5.2 miles
    3325 Fairview Rd
    Covington, GA 30016
    (770) 784-2959
    5.2 PK-5 494

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