South Newton School Corp School District
For the 2021 school year, there are 3 public schools serving 890 students in South Newton School Corp School District. South Newton School Corp School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Indiana.
Public schools in South Newton School Corp School District have an average math proficiency score of 48% (versus the Indiana public school average of 54%), and reading proficiency score of 61% (versus the 62% statewide average). This district's average testing ranking is 5/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public schools in Indiana.
Minority enrollment is 15% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Indiana public school average of 32% (majority Black and Hispanic).
|School District Name||South Newton School Corp School District|
|School District Website||http://www.newton.k12.in.us|
|School District Phone Number||(219) 474-5184|
|School District Grades Offered||PK - 12|
|2017-2018 School Year Data||This School District||This State (IN)|
|# of Schools||3 Schools||1,923 Schools|
|# of Students||890 Students||1,052,560 Students|
|# of Teachers||66 Teachers||60,844 Teachers|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||13:1||17:1|
South Newton School Corp School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 373 school districts in Indiana (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-2018 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 90-94% has increased from 80-89% over five school years.
|Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data||This School District||State Average (IN)|
Overall Testing Rank
|#226 out of 373 school districts|
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
Students by Ethnicity:
|# of American Indian Students||n/a||2,103 Students|
|% American Indian Students||n/a||n/a|
|# of Asian Students||n/a||25,462 Students|
|% Asian Students||n/a|
|# of Hispanic Students||106 Students||125,428 Students|
|% Hispanic Students|
|# of Black Students||11 Students||132,693 Students|
|% Black Students|
|# of White Students||760 Students||714,912 Students|
|% White Students|
|# of Hawaiian Students||2 Students||802 Students|
|% of Hawaiian Students||n/a||n/a|
|# of Two or more races Students||11 Students||51,208 Students|
|% of Two or more races Students|
Students by Grade:
|# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:||23||18,972|
|# of Students in Kindergarten:||72||77,863|
|# of Students in 1st Grade:||61||76,204|
|# of Students in 2nd Grade:||69||76,370|
|# of Students in 3rd Grade:||81||78,637|
|# of Students in 4th Grade:||79||80,019|
|# of Students in 5th Grade:||66||79,905|
|# of Students in 6th Grade:||64||79,149|
|# of Students in 7th Grade:||74||78,435|
|# of Students in 8th Grade:||61||79,979|
|# of Students in 9th Grade:||60||80,524|
|# of Students in 10th Grade:||57||80,772|
|# of Students in 11th Grade:||58||83,667|
|# of Students in 12th Grade:||65||80,340|
|# of Ungraded Students:||-||1,724|
Fiscal Data Comparison
The revenue/student of $13,331 is higher than the state median of $11,838. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $12,249 is higher than the state median of $10,933. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
|Definition of Terms 2016-2017||This School District||This State (IN)|
|Total Revenue||$12 MM||$16 MM|
|Spending||$11 MM||$15 MM|
|Revenue / Student||$13,331||$11,838|
|Revenue / Student||$12,249||$10,933|
South Newton School Corp School District Public Schools (2021)
- School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
- Rank: #11.13100 S 50 E
Kentland, IN 47951
Grades: 6-8 | 199 students
- Rank: #22.13188 S 50 E
Kentland, IN 47951
Grades: PK-5 | 451 students
- Rank: #33.13102 S 50 E
Kentland, IN 47951
Grades: 9-12 | 240 students
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