Newton Community School District

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Overview

School District NameNewton Community School District
School District Websitehttp://www.newtoncsd.org/
School District Phone Number(641) 792-5809
School District Grades OfferedPK - 12
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (IA)
# of Schools7 Schools1,330 Schools
# of Students3,059 Students502,459 Students
# of Teachers206 Teachers34,396 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1

District Comparison

  • Newton Community School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 332 school districts in Iowa (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-2018 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 93% has decreased from 94% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (IA)
Overall Testing Rank#217 out of 333 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Newton Community   School District, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
76%
76%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Newton Community   School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of IA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
76%
74%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Newton Community   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 2017-18 school year data.
Graduation Rate
93%
89%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Newton Community   School District and public school graduation rate of IA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.240.41
# of American Indian Students1 Student1,874 Students
% American Indian Students
n/an/a
# of Asian Students19 Students12,683 Students
% Asian Students
1%
3%
# of Hispanic Students121 Students54,404 Students
% Hispanic Students
4%
11%
# of Black Students108 Students30,879 Students
% Black Students
4%
6%
# of White Students2,671 Students381,240 Students
% White Students
87%
76%
# of Hawaiian Students3 Students1,350 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students136 Students20,029 Students
% of Two or more races Students
4%
4%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:12522,072
# of Students in Kindergarten:23638,247
# of Students in 1st Grade:20634,902
# of Students in 2nd Grade:20536,010
# of Students in 3rd Grade:22636,631
# of Students in 4th Grade:22337,922
# of Students in 5th Grade:22437,957
# of Students in 6th Grade:23837,546
# of Students in 7th Grade:23137,038
# of Students in 8th Grade:22236,371
# of Students in 9th Grade:23437,643
# of Students in 10th Grade:23137,027
# of Students in 11th Grade:23036,147
# of Students in 12th Grade:22836,946
# of Ungraded Students: - -

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $12,562 in this school district is less than the state median of $14,090. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $12,366 is less than the state median of $13,630. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017This School DistrictThis State (IA)
Total Revenue$38 MM$10 MM
This chart display total revenue of Newton Community   School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in IA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending$38 MM$10 MM
This chart display total spending of Newton Community   School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in IA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$12,562$14,090
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Newton Community   School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in IA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$12,366$13,630
This chart display average spending per public school student in Newton Community   School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in IA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Newton Community School District Public Schools (2020-21)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Aurora Heights Elementary School Math: 80-84% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank:
    6/
    10
    , Top 50%
    310 E 23rd St S
    Newton, IA 50208
    (641) 792-7324

    Grades: K-4 | 301 students
  • Thomas Jefferson Elementary School Math: 75-79% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank:
    5/
    10
    , Bottom 50%
    112 Thomas Jefferson Dr
    Newton, IA 50208
    (641) 792-2498

    Grades: PK-4 | 395 students
  • Berg Middle School Math: 78% | Reading: 75%
    Rank:
    5/
    10
    , Bottom 50%
    1900 N 5th Ave East
    Newton, IA 50208
    (641) 792-7741

    Grades: 5-8 | 915 students
  • Emerson Hough Elementary School Math: 70-74% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank:
    5/
    10
    , Bottom 50%
    700 N 4th Ave East
    Newton, IA 50208
    (641) 792-3982

    Grades: K-4 | 257 students
  • Newton Senior High School Math: 70-74% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank:
    5/
    10
    , Bottom 50%
    800 E 4th St S
    Newton, IA 50208
    (641) 792-5797

    Grades: 9-12 | 850 students
  • Woodrow Wilson Elementary School Math: 75-79% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank:
    4/
    10
    , Bottom 50%
    801 S 8th Ave West
    Newton, IA 50208
    (641) 792-7311

    Grades: K-4 | 268 students
  • West Academy Alternative School Alternative School
    Math: 30-39% | Reading: 40-49%
    Rank:
    1/
    10
    , Bottom 50%
    1302 1st Avenue West
    Newton, IA 50208
    (641) 792-0335

    Grades: 10-12 | 73 students
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