East Newton Elementary School

  • East Newton Elementary School serves 529 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 49% (which is higher than the Georgia state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 50% (which is higher than the Georgia state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Georgia state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 41% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Georgia state average of 60%.

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 529 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 40 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students529 students
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Total Classroom Teachers40 teachers
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School Comparison

  • East Newton Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has decreased from 14:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of East Newton Elementary School is 0.55, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.42. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (GA)
Overall School Rank#578 out of 2,174 schools
(Top 30%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
49%
41%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of East Newton Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Georgia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
50%
41%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of East Newton Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Georgia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio13:116:1
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Asian
n/a
4%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in East Newton Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Georgia by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Hispanic
5%
15%
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Black
32%
37%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in East Newton Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Georgia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
59%
40%
This chart display the percentage of White students in East Newton Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Georgia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
4%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in East Newton Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Georgia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in East Newton Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in GA.
Diversity Score0.550.42
This chart display the diversity score of East Newton Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Georgia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
44%
57%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in East Newton Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Georgia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in East Newton Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Georgia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNewton County School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

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