Newaygo High School

  • Newaygo High School serves 455 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≤5% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is ≤5% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 43%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Newaygo High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Michigan for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is higher than the Michigan state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 14% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Michigan state average of 34% (majority Black).

School Overview

  • Newaygo High School's student population of 455 students has declined by 10% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 21 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students455 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Newaygo High School
Total Classroom Teachers21 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Newaygo High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 3,119 schools in Michigan (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of Newaygo High School is 0.25, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.52. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MI)
Overall Testing Rank#2668 out of 3119 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≤5%
37%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Newaygo High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Michigan by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)≤5%
43%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Newaygo High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Michigan by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio22:118:1
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American Indian
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1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Newaygo High School and percentage of American Indian public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Asian
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3%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Newaygo High School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Hispanic
11%
8%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Newaygo High School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
2%
18%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Newaygo High School and the percentage of Black public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
White
86%
66%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Newaygo High School and the percentage of White public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
4%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Newaygo High School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MI.
Diversity Score0.250.52
This chart display the diversity score of Newaygo High School and the public school average diversity score of Michigan by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Graduation Rate85-89%
85%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
51%
45%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Newaygo High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Michigan by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Newaygo High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Michigan by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNewaygo Public School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

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