Newton County School District

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For the 2021 school year, there are 23 public schools serving 19,657 students in Newton County School District. Newton County School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Georgia.
The top ranked public schools in Newton County School District are Newton County Theme School At Ficquett, Mansfield Elementary School and East Newton Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Public schools in Newton County School District have an average math proficiency score of 30% (versus the Georgia public school average of 42%), and reading proficiency score of 36% (versus the 42% statewide average). This district's average testing ranking is 5/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public schools in Georgia.
Minority enrollment is 70% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Georgia public school average of 60% (majority Black).

Overview

School District NameNewton County School District
School District Phone Number(770) 787-1330
School District Grades OfferedPK - 12
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (GA)
# of Schools23 Schools2,307 Schools
# of Students19,657 Students1,768,957 Students
# of Teachers1,266 Teachers114,252 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio16:115:1

District Comparison

Newton County School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 212 school districts in Georgia (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-2018 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 87% has increased from 73% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (GA)
Overall Testing Rank
#144 out of 213 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Newton County  School District, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
30%
42%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Newton County  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of GA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
30%
42%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Newton County  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of GA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Graduation Rate
87%
83%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Newton County  School District and public school graduation rate of GA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.590.69
# of American Indian Students22 Students3,436 Students
% American Indian Students
n/an/a
# of Asian Students141 Students72,418 Students
% Asian Students
1%
4%
# of Hispanic Students1,712 Students275,601 Students
% Hispanic Students
9%
15%
# of Black Students10,951 Students648,827 Students
% Black Students
56%
37%
# of White Students5,973 Students701,330 Students
% White Students
30%
40%
# of Hawaiian Students23 Students1,839 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students835 Students64,610 Students
% of Two or more races Students
4%
4%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:70747,726
# of Students in Kindergarten:1,328126,576
# of Students in 1st Grade:1,303128,341
# of Students in 2nd Grade:1,312130,157
# of Students in 3rd Grade:1,471136,073
# of Students in 4th Grade:1,514138,416
# of Students in 5th Grade:1,536139,307
# of Students in 6th Grade:1,575135,224
# of Students in 7th Grade:1,526132,792
# of Students in 8th Grade:1,476132,343
# of Students in 9th Grade:1,639147,685
# of Students in 10th Grade:1,605135,403
# of Students in 11th Grade:1,422123,236
# of Students in 12th Grade:1,243115,678
# of Ungraded Students: - -

Fiscal Data Comparison

The revenue/student of $10,729 in this school district is less than the state median of $11,496. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $10,299 is less than the state median of $11,705. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017This School DistrictThis State (GA)
Total Revenue$211 MM$36 MM
This chart display total revenue of Newton County  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in GA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending$202 MM$37 MM
This chart display total spending of Newton County  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in GA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$10,729$11,496
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Newton County  School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in GA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$10,299$11,705
This chart display average spending per public school student in Newton County  School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in GA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Newton County School District Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Rank: #11.
    Newton County Theme School At Ficquett Math: 73% | Reading: 71%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    2207 Williams St Ne
    Covington, GA 30014
    (770) 786-2636

    Grades: K-8 | 982 students
  • Rank: #22.
    Mansfield Elementary School Math: 60% | Reading: 51%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    45 E Third Ave
    Mansfield, GA 30055
    (770) 784-2948

    Grades: PK-5 | 443 students
  • Rank: #33.
    East Newton Elementary School Math: 55% | Reading: 53%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    2286 Dixie Rd
    Covington, GA 30014
    (770) 784-2973

    Grades: PK-5 | 536 students
  • Rank: #44.
    Eastside High School Math: 37% | Reading: 59%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    10245 Eagle Dr
    Covington, GA 30014
    (770) 784-2920

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,518 student
  • Rank: #55.
    Oak Hill Elementary School Math: 39% | Reading: 44%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    6243 Highway 212
    Covington, GA 30016
    (770) 385-6906

    Grades: PK-5 | 672 students
  • Rank: #66.
    Heard-mixon Elementary School Math: 41% | Reading: 40%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    14110 Highway 36
    Covington, GA 30014
    (770) 784-2980

    Grades: PK-5 | 428 students
  • Rank: #77.
    Rocky Plains Elementary School Math: 38% | Reading: 37%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    5300 Highway 162 S
    Covington, GA 30016
    (770) 784-4987

    Grades: PK-5 | 588 students
  • Rank: #88.
    Live Oak Elementary School Math: 32% | Reading: 37%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    500 Kirkland Rd
    Covington, GA 30016
    (678) 625-6654

    Grades: PK-5 | 1,144 student
  • Rank: #99.
    Middle Ridge Elementary School Math: 38% | Reading: 28%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    11649 Covington By Pass Rd
    Covington, GA 30014
    (770) 385-6463

    Grades: PK-5 | 695 students
  • Rank: #1010.
    Cousins Middle School Math: 30% | Reading: 33%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    8187 Carlton Trl Nw
    Covington, GA 30014
    (770) 786-7311

    Grades: 6-8 | 830 students
  • Rank: #1111.
    South Salem Elementary School Math: 30% | Reading: 31%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    5335 Salem Rd
    Covington, GA 30016
    (770) 787-1330

    Grades: PK-5 | 894 students
  • Rank: #1212.
    Fairview Elementary School Math: 25% | Reading: 33%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    3325 Fairview Rd
    Covington, GA 30016
    (770) 784-2959

    Grades: PK-5 | 494 students
  • Rank: #1313.
    Flint Hill Elementary School Math: 29% | Reading: 29%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1300 Airport Road
    Oxford, GA 30054
    (770) 787-1330

    Grades: PK-5 | 1,014 student
  • Rank: #1414.
    Alcovy High School Math: 18% | Reading: 37%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    14567 Highway 36
    Covington, GA 30014
    (770) 784-4995

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,962 student
  • Rank: #1515.
    Indian Creek Middle School Math: 27% | Reading: 30%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    11051 Covington By Pass Rd
    Covington, GA 30014
    (770) 385-6453

    Grades: 6-8 | 968 students
  • Rank: #1616.
    Livingston Elementary School Math: 29% | Reading: 28%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    3657 Highway 81 S
    Covington, GA 30016
    (770) 784-2930

    Grades: PK-5 | 447 students
  • Rank: #1717.
    Newton High School Math: 13% | Reading: 39%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1 Ram Way
    Covington, GA 30014
    (770) 787-2250

    Grades: 9-12 | 2,429 students
  • Rank: #1818.
    Clements Middle School Math: 24% | Reading: 29%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    66 Jack Neely Rd
    Covington, GA 30016
    (770) 784-2934

    Grades: 6-8 | 794 students
  • Rank: #1919.
    Liberty Middle School Math: 26% | Reading: 27%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    5225 Salem Rd
    Covington, GA 30016
    (678) 625-6617

    Grades: 6-8 | 963 students
  • Rank: #2020.
    West Newton Elementary School Math: 23% | Reading: 27%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    13387 Brown Bridge Rd
    Covington, GA 30016
    (770) 385-6472

    Grades: PK-5 | 731 students
  • Rank: #2121.
    Veterans Memorial Middle School Math: 20% | Reading: 28%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    13357 Brown Bridge Rd
    Covington, GA 30016
    (770) 385-6893

    Grades: 6-8 | 703 students
  • Rank: #2222.
    Porterdale Elementary School Math: 20-24% | Reading: 15-19%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    45 Ram Dr
    Covington, GA 30014
    (770) 784-2928

    Grades: PK-5 | 422 students
  • Rank: #2323.
    Newton College And Career Academy Alternative School
    Charter School
    144 Ram Dr
    Covington, GA 30014
    (678) 625-6769

    Grades: n/a | n/a student
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