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  • For the 2018-19 school year, there are 7 public schools managed by Newton Comm School District serving 2,934 students in Newton, Iowa.
  • Minority enrollment is 12% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is less than the Iowa state average of 23%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is equal to the state average of 14:1.

Newton Comm School District (2018-19)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Newton Aurora Heights Elementary School
    310 E 23rd St S
    Newton, IA 50208
    (641)792-7324

    Grades: K-4 | 257 students
  • Newton Berg Middle School
    1900 N 5th Ave East
    Newton, IA 50208
    (641)792-7741

    Grades: 5-8 | 886 students
  • Newton Emerson Hough Elementary School
    700 N 4th Ave East
    Newton, IA 50208
    (641)792-3982

    Grades: K-4 | 255 students
  • Newton Newton Senior High School
    800 E 4th St S
    Newton, IA 50208
    (641)792-5797

    Grades: 9-12 | 803 students
  • Newton Thomas Jefferson Elementary School
    112 Thomas Jefferson Dr
    Newton, IA 50208
    (641)792-2498

    Grades: PK-4 | 375 students
  • Newton West Academy Alternative School Alternative School
    1302 1st Avenue West
    Newton, IA 50208
    (641)792-0335

    Grades: 10-12 | 68 students
  • Newton Woodrow Wilson Elementary School
    801 S 8th Ave West
    Newton, IA 50208
    (641)792-7311

    Grades: K-4 | 290 students

Overview

School District NameNewton Comm School District
# of Schoolsn/a
# of Students2,934 students
# of Teachers214 Teacher(s)
Student : Teacher Ratio14:1
# of Male Students1,426 students
% Male Students
49%
# of Female Students1,508 students
% Female Students
51%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.23
# of American Indian Students3 students
% American Indian Students
n/a
# of Asian Students19 students
% Asian Students
1%
# of Hispanic Students105 students
% Hispanic Students
4%
# of Black Students87 students
% Black Students
3%
# of White Students2,583 students
% White Students
87%
# of Hawaiian Students3 students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
# of Two or more races Students134 students
% of Two or more races Students
5%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:128
# of Students in Kindergarten:219
# of Students in 1st Grade:195
# of Students in 2nd Grade:203
# of Students in 3rd Grade:216
# of Students in 4th Grade:216
# of Students in 5th Grade:225
# of Students in 6th Grade:220
# of Students in 7th Grade:210
# of Students in 8th Grade:231
# of Students in 9th Grade:224
# of Students in 10th Grade:225
# of Students in 11th Grade:230
# of Students in 12th Grade:192
# of Ungraded Students: -

District Comparison

  • Newton Comm School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 334 school districts in Iowa (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 85-89% has decreased from 93% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (IA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
78%
77%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
77%
75%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Newton Comm School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of IA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Graduation Rate85-89%
89%
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Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $10,478 in this school district is less than the state average of $10,736. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $9,551 is less than the state average of $10,774. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (IA)
Total Revenue$33 MM$7 MM
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Spending$30 MM$7 MM
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Revenue / Student$10,478$10,736
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Spending / Student$9,551$10,774
This chart display average spending per public school student in Newton Comm School District and average spending per public school student in IA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
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Did You Know?
Newton Comm School District public schools have a diversity score of 0.23, which is lower than the Iowa average of 0.39. The most diverse school in the district is West Academy Alternative School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Iowa or national school diversity statistics.