9761 County Road 32
Fairhope, AL 36532
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
9/
10
Top 20%
J Larry Newton School serves 668 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
J Larry Newton School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Alabama for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 58% (which is higher than the Alabama state average of 47%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 58% (which is higher than the Alabama state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Alabama state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 23% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Alabama state average of 45% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

J Larry Newton School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Alabama for:

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Attribute

School Overview

J Larry Newton School's student population of 668 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 36 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students
668 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
36 teachers
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Date
Last Day of School
May 24, 2022 (Tuesday)
First day of school 2022-23 School Year
August 10, 2022 (Wednesday)

School Rankings

J Larry Newton School is ranked within the top 20% of all 1,263 schools in Alabama (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of J Larry Newton School is 0.39, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.59. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data
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State Level (AL)
Overall Testing Rank
#238 out of 1263 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
58%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
58%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
19:1
17:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
1%
1%
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Hispanic
10%
8%
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Black
6%
33%
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White
77%
55%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
6%
2%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.39
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Eligible for Free Lunch
37%
50%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
6%
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School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-6
  • Students: 668 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 19:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 23%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 20% in AL
  • Math Proficiency
    : 58% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 58% (Top 20%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.39 (Btm 50%)

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