Newton School District

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  • For the 2020 school year, there are 8 public schools in Newton School District, serving 3,582 students.
  • Public school in Newton School District have an average math proficiency score of 23% (versus the Kansas public school average of 34%), and reading proficiency score of 35% (versus the 38% statewide average). This district's average school ranking is in the bottom 50% of public schools in Kansas.
  • The top ranked public schools in Newton School District are Northridge Elementary School, South Breeze Elementary School and Sunset Elementary School. Overall school rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
  • Minority enrollment is 38% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the Kansas public school average of 36% (majority Hispanic).
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is equal to the Kansas public school average of 14:1.

Overview

School District NameNewton School District
School District Websitehttp://www.usd373.org
School District Phone Number(316)284-6200
School District Grades OfferedPK - 12
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (KS)
# of Schools8 Schools1,320 Schools
# of Students3,582 Students490,702 Students
# of Teachers265 Teachers34,009 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio14:114:1

District Comparison

  • Newton School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 286 school districts in Kansas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-2017 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 85% has increased from 84% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (KS)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
23%
34%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Newton  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of KS by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
34%
38%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Newton  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of KS by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Graduation Rate
85%
85%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Newton  School District and public school graduation rate of KS by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.530.54
# of American Indian Students30 Students4,268 Students
% American Indian Students
1%
1%
# of Asian Students30 Students13,924 Students
% Asian Students
1%
3%
# of Hispanic Students1,023 Students96,486 Students
% Hispanic Students
29%
20%
# of Black Students91 Students33,739 Students
% Black Students
2%
7%
# of White Students2,228 Students315,772 Students
% White Students
62%
64%
# of Hawaiian Students1 Student937 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students179 Students25,576 Students
% of Two or more races Students
5%
5%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:19418,630
# of Students in Kindergarten:26935,465
# of Students in 1st Grade:25035,410
# of Students in 2nd Grade:30336,289
# of Students in 3rd Grade:24836,729
# of Students in 4th Grade:26637,562
# of Students in 5th Grade:28137,566
# of Students in 6th Grade:28536,694
# of Students in 7th Grade:22136,111
# of Students in 8th Grade:26136,173
# of Students in 9th Grade:26937,382
# of Students in 10th Grade:25335,769
# of Students in 11th Grade:22634,526
# of Students in 12th Grade:25633,966
# of Ungraded Students: - 2,430

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $9,878 in this school district is less than the state average of $13,855. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $13,843 is higher than the state average of $13,400. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (KS)
Total Revenue$37 MM$7 MM
This chart display total revenue of Newton  School District and average revenue for each school distric in KS by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending$52 MM$7 MM
This chart display total spending of Newton  School District and average spending for each school distric in KS by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Revenue / Student$9,878$13,855
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Newton  School District and average revenue per public school student in KS by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending / Student$13,843$13,400
This chart display average spending per public school student in Newton  School District and average spending per public school student in KS by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Newton School District Public Schools (2020)

  • School (Math/Reading Proficiency) Location
    Grades
    Students
  • Chisholm Middle School Math: 13% | Reading: 24%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    900 E. First
    Newton, KS 67114
    (316)284-6260

    Grades: 7-8 | 482 students
  • Newton Senior High School Math: 11% | Reading: 25%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    900 West 12th
    Newton, KS 67114
    (316)284-6280

    Grades: 9-12 | 1004 students
  • Northridge Elementary School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank: Top 20%
    1900 Windsor Dr.
    Newton, KS 67114
    (316)284-6540

    Grades: PK-4 | 345 students
  • Santa Fe 5/6 Center Math: 21% | Reading: 39%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    130 W. Broadway
    Newton, KS 67114
    (316)284-6270

    Grades: 5-6 | 566 students
  • Slate Creek Elementary School Math: 20-24% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    901 E. 4th
    Newton, KS 67114
    (316)284-6550

    Grades: PK-4 | 325 students
  • South Breeze Elementary School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank: Top 20%
    1020 Old Main
    Newton, KS 67114
    (316)284-6560

    Grades: PK-4 | 383 students
  • Sunset Elementary School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank: Top 30%
    619 Boyd
    Newton, KS 67114
    (316)284-6570

    Grades: PK-4 | 273 students
  • Walton Rural Life Center Charter School
    Math: 35-39% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank: Top 30%
    502 Main
    Walton, KS 67151
    (620)837-3161

    Grades: PK-4 | 204 students
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