Newton County School District

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  • For the 2019-20 school year, there are 22 public schools managed by Newton County School District serving 18,778 students in Covington, Georgia.
  • Minority enrollment is 68% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Georgia state average of 60%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the state average of 16:1.

Newton County School District (2019-20)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Covington Alcovy High School
    14567 Highway 36
    Covington, GA 30014
    (770)784-4995

    Grades: 9-12 | 1993 students
  • Covington Clements Middle School
    66 Jack Neely Rd
    Covington, GA 30016
    (770)784-2934

    Grades: 6-8 | 770 students
  • Covington Cousins Middle School
    8187 Carlton Trl Nw
    Covington, GA 30014
    (770)786-7311

    Grades: 6-8 | 814 students
  • Covington East Newton Elementary School
    2286 Dixie Rd
    Covington, GA 30014
    (770)784-2973

    Grades: PK-5 | 529 students
  • Covington Eastside High School
    10245 By Pass Rd
    Covington, GA 30014
    (770)784-2920

    Grades: 9-12 | 1395 students
  • Covington Fairview Elementary School
    3325 Fairview Rd
    Covington, GA 30016
    (770)784-2959

    Grades: PK-5 | 513 students
  • Oxford Flint Hill Elementary School
    1300 Airport Road
    Oxford, GA 30054
    (770)787-1330

    Grades: PK-5 | 1020 students
  • Covington Heard-mixon Elementary School
    14110 Highway 36
    Covington, GA 30014
    (770)784-2980

    Grades: PK-5 | 460 students
  • Covington Indian Creek Middle School
    11051 By Pass Rd
    Covington, GA 30014
    (770)385-6453

    Grades: 6-8 | 947 students
  • Covington Liberty Middle School
    5225 Salem Rd
    Covington, GA 30016
    (678)625-6617

    Grades: 6-8 | 933 students
  • Covington Live Oak Elementary School
    500 Kirkland Rd
    Covington, GA 30016
    (678)625-6654

    Grades: PK-5 | 1118 students
  • Covington Livingston Elementary School
    3657 Highway 81 S
    Covington, GA 30016
    (770)784-2930

    Grades: PK-5 | 501 students
  • Mansfield Mansfield Elementary School
    45 E Third Ave
    Mansfield, GA 30055
    (770)784-2948

    Grades: PK-5 | 439 students
  • Covington Middle Ridge Elementary School
    11649 Covington By Pass Rd
    Covington, GA 30014
    (770)385-6463

    Grades: PK-5 | 751 students
  • Covington Newton College And Career Academy Alternative School
    Charter School
    144 Ram Dr
    Covington, GA 30014
    (678)625-6769

    Grades: M | n/a students
  • Covington Newton County Theme School At Ficquett
    2207 Williams St Ne
    Covington, GA 30014
    (770)786-2636

    Grades: K-8 | 981 students
  • Covington Newton High School
    1 Ram Way
    Covington, GA 30014
    (770)787-2250

    Grades: 9-12 | 2424 students
  • Covington Oak Hill Elementary School
    6243 Highway 212
    Covington, GA 30016
    (770)385-6906

    Grades: PK-5 | 676 students
  • Covington Porterdale Elementary School
    45 Ram Dr
    Covington, GA 30014
    (770)784-2928

    Grades: PK-5 | 438 students
  • Covington Rocky Plains Elementary School
    5300 Highway 162 S
    Covington, GA 30016
    (770)784-4987

    Grades: PK-5 | 642 students
  • Covington Veterans Memorial Middle School
    13357 Brown Bridge Rd
    Covington, GA 30016
    (770)385-6893

    Grades: 6-8 | 671 students
  • Covington West Newton Elementary School
    13387 Brown Bridge Rd
    Covington, GA 30016
    (770)385-6472

    Grades: PK-5 | 763 students

Overview

School District NameNewton County School District
# of Schoolsn/a
# of Students18,778 students
# of Teachers1,246 Teacher(s)
Student : Teacher Ratio16:1
# of Male Students9,207 students
% Male Students
49%
# of Female Students9,571 students
% Female Students
51%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.59
# of American Indian Students17 students
% American Indian Students
n/a
# of Asian Students138 students
% Asian Students
1%
# of Hispanic Students1,545 students
% Hispanic Students
8%
# of Black Students10,354 students
% Black Students
55%
# of White Students5,935 students
% White Students
32%
# of Hawaiian Students14 students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
# of Two or more races Students775 students
% of Two or more races Students
4%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:650
# of Students in Kindergarten:1,182
# of Students in 1st Grade:1,232
# of Students in 2nd Grade:1,310
# of Students in 3rd Grade:1,361
# of Students in 4th Grade:1,361
# of Students in 5th Grade:1,418
# of Students in 6th Grade:1,524
# of Students in 7th Grade:1,479
# of Students in 8th Grade:1,449
# of Students in 9th Grade:1,723
# of Students in 10th Grade:1,576
# of Students in 11th Grade:1,400
# of Students in 12th Grade:1,113
# of Ungraded Students: -

District Comparison

  • Newton County School District, which is ranked within the top 50% of all 198 school districts in Georgia (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 83% has increased from 76% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (GA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
28%
41%
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 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
35%
41%
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 2016-17 school year data.
Graduation Rate
83%
82%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Newton County School District and public school graduation rate of GA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $9,425 in this school district is less than the state average of $10,277. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $9,444 is less than the state average of $10,242. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (GA)
Total Revenue$181 MM$33 MM
This chart display total revenue of Newton County School District and average revenue for each school distric in GA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending$181 MM$33 MM
This chart display total spending of Newton County School District and average spending for each school distric in GA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$9,425$10,277
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Newton County School District and average revenue per public school student in GA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending / Student$9,444$10,242
This chart display average spending per public school student in Newton County School District and average spending per public school student in GA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
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Newton County School District public schools have a diversity score of 0.59, which is higher than the Georgia average of 0.42. The most diverse school in the district is Fairview Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Georgia or national school diversity statistics.