Newbern Grammar Elementary School

  • Newbern Grammar Elementary School serves 604 students in grades PK-5.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the TN average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 17% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 35%.
  • Newbern Grammar Elementary School operates within the Dyer County School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 604 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 38 teachers has grown by 8% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 604 students
Newbern Grammar Elementary School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Newbern Grammar Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 38 teachers
Newbern Grammar Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2015)
Students by Grade Newbern Grammar Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.30 is more than the state average of 0.27. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (TN) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1 16:1
Newbern Grammar Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2015)
Asian
n/a
2%
Newbern Grammar Elementary School Asian Students (1988-2006)
Hispanic
5%
8%
Newbern Grammar Elementary School Black Students (1999-2015)
Black
11%
22%
Newbern Grammar Elementary School Black Students (1989-2015)
White
83%
65%
Newbern Grammar Elementary School White Students (1989-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Newbern Grammar Elementary School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
1%
2%
Newbern Grammar Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2014-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Newbern Grammar Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown TN All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.30 0.27
Newbern Grammar Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
n/a n/a
Newbern Grammar Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (2007-2013)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
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Newbern Grammar Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2007-2013)

District Comparison

  • Dyer County School District's student population of 3,994 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $8,909 in this district is less than the state average of $9,003. The district revenue/student has grown by 6% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $9,070 is less than the state average of $9,420. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Dyer County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
8
8
Number of Students Managed 3,994 3,513
Dyer County School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $35 MM $32 MM
Dyer County School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $35 MM $33 MM
Dyer County School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $8,909 $9,003
Dyer County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $9,070 $9,420
Dyer County School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, TN Dept. of Education

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