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Overview

School District NameNewton School District
School District Websitehttp://www.newton.k12.ma.us
School District Phone Number(617) 559-6100
School District Grades OfferedPK - 12
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (MA)
# of Schools22 Schools1,854 Schools
# of Students12,928 Students953,660 Students
# of Teachers1,086 Teachers73,118 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio12:113:1

District Comparison

  • Newton School District, which is ranked within the top 20% of all 403 school districts in Massachusetts (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-2018 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 96% has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (MA)
Overall Testing Rank#58 out of 403 school districts
(Top 20%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
74%
52%
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 MA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
74%
56%
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 MA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Graduation Rate
96%
87%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Newton  School District and public school graduation rate of MA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.570.59
# of American Indian Students19 Students2,100 Students
% American Indian Students
n/an/a
# of Asian Students2,361 Students65,565 Students
% Asian Students
18%
7%
# of Hispanic Students979 Students191,095 Students
% Hispanic Students
8%
20%
# of Black Students631 Students86,283 Students
% Black Students
5%
9%
# of White Students8,119 Students573,115 Students
% White Students
63%
60%
# of Hawaiian Students8 Students812 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students803 Students34,581 Students
% of Two or more races Students
6%
4%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:19730,418
# of Students in Kindergarten:85065,872
# of Students in 1st Grade:96668,019
# of Students in 2nd Grade:96068,249
# of Students in 3rd Grade:1,04170,066
# of Students in 4th Grade:1,02072,164
# of Students in 5th Grade:98772,391
# of Students in 6th Grade:93071,172
# of Students in 7th Grade:94870,843
# of Students in 8th Grade:98871,876
# of Students in 9th Grade:98876,601
# of Students in 10th Grade:1,01073,016
# of Students in 11th Grade:99671,748
# of Students in 12th Grade:1,01970,028
# of Ungraded Students:281,197

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $21,936 is higher than the state median of $20,340. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $23,548 is higher than the state median of $18,839. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017This School DistrictThis State (MA)
Total Revenue$284 MM$28 MM
This chart display total revenue of Newton  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in MA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending$304 MM$26 MM
This chart display total spending of Newton  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in MA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$21,936$20,340
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Newton  School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in MA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$23,548$18,839
This chart display average spending per public school student in Newton  School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in MA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Newton School District Public Schools (2020-21)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Newton South High School Math: 96% | Reading: ≥99%
    Rank:
    10/
    10
    , Top 1%
    140 Brandeis Rd
    Newton Center, MA 02459
    (617) 559-6500

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,893 student
  • Newton North High School Math: 92% | Reading: 96%
    Rank:
    10/
    10
    , Top 5%
    457 Walnut Street
    Newtonville, MA 02460
    (617) 559-6200

    Grades: 9-12 | 2,148 students
  • Mason-rice Math: 79% | Reading: 82%
    Rank:
    9/
    10
    , Top 20%
    149 Pleasant Street
    Newton Center, MA 02459
    (617) 559-9570

    Grades: K-5 | 512 students
  • John Ward Math: 80-84% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank:
    9/
    10
    , Top 20%
    10 Dolphin Rd
    Newton Center, MA 02459
    (617) 559-6450

    Grades: K-5 | 309 students
  • Charles E Brown Middle School Math: 77% | Reading: 74%
    Rank:
    9/
    10
    , Top 20%
    125 Meadowbrook Rd
    Newton Center, MA 02459
    (617) 559-6900

    Grades: 6-8 | 753 students
  • Peirce Math: 70-74% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank:
    9/
    10
    , Top 20%
    170 Temple Street
    West Newton, MA 02465
    (617) 559-9630

    Grades: K-5 | 276 students
  • Zervas Math: 70-74% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank:
    9/
    10
    , Top 20%
    30 Beethoven Avenue
    Waban, MA 02468
    (617) 559-6750

    Grades: K-5 | 407 students
  • Bowen Math: 75% | Reading: 71%
    Rank:
    8/
    10
    , Top 30%
    280 Cypress Street
    Newton Center, MA 02459
    (617) 559-9330

    Grades: K-5 | 421 students
  • F A Day Middle School Math: 74% | Reading: 71%
    Rank:
    8/
    10
    , Top 30%
    21 Minot Pl
    Newtonville, MA 02460
    (617) 559-9100

    Grades: 6-8 | 978 students
  • Memorial Spaulding Math: 74% | Reading: 71%
    Rank:
    8/
    10
    , Top 30%
    250 Brookline Street
    Newton Center, MA 02459
    (617) 559-9600

    Grades: K-5 | 453 students
  • Oak Hill Middle School Math: 74% | Reading: 71%
    Rank:
    8/
    10
    , Top 30%
    130 Wheeler Rd
    Newton Center, MA 02459
    (617) 559-9200

    Grades: 6-8 | 614 students
  • Franklin Math: 70% | Reading: 72%
    Rank:
    8/
    10
    , Top 30%
    125 Derby Street
    West Newton, MA 02465
    (617) 559-9500

    Grades: K-5 | 434 students
  • Underwood Math: 70-74% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank:
    8/
    10
    , Top 30%
    101 Vernon Street
    Newton, MA 02458
    (617) 559-9660

    Grades: K-5 | 284 students
  • Countryside Math: 70% | Reading: 68%
    Rank:
    8/
    10
    , Top 30%
    191 Dedham Street
    Newton Highlands, MA 02461
    (617) 559-9450

    Grades: K-5 | 410 students
  • C C Burr Math: 66% | Reading: 71%
    Rank:
    8/
    10
    , Top 30%
    171 Pine Street
    Auburndale, MA 02466
    (617) 559-9360

    Grades: K-5 | 386 students
  • Cabot Math: 66% | Reading: 70%
    Rank:
    8/
    10
    , Top 30%
    225 Nevada Street (cabot At Ca
    Newtonville, MA 02460
    (617) 559-9400

    Grades: K-5 | 391 students
  • A E Angier Math: 64% | Reading: 69%
    Rank:
    8/
    10
    , Top 30%
    1697 Beacon Street
    Waban, MA 02468
    (617) 559-9300

    Grades: K-5 | 467 students
  • Bigelow Middle School Math: 68% | Reading: 62%
    Rank:
    7/
    10
    , Top 50%
    42 Vernon St
    Newton, MA 02458
    (617) 559-6800

    Grades: 6-8 | 521 students
  • Horace Mann Math: 64% | Reading: 64%
    Rank:
    7/
    10
    , Top 50%
    687 Watertown Street
    Newtonville, MA 02460
    (617) 559-9510

    Grades: K-5 | 404 students
  • Williams Math: 55-59% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank:
    7/
    10
    , Top 50%
    141 Grove Street
    Auburndale, MA 02466
    (617) 559-6480

    Grades: K-5 | 296 students
  • Lincoln-eliot Math: 50-54% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank:
    5/
    10
    , Bottom 50%
    191 Pearl Street
    Newton, MA 02458
    (617) 559-9540

    Grades: K-5 | 374 students
  • Newton Early Childhood Center
    150 Jackson Road
    Newton, MA 02458
    (617) 559-6050

    Grades: PK | 197 students
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