Newberry High School

  • Newberry High School serves 670 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 35% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 57%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 52% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 54%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 29:1 is higher than the Florida state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 35% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Florida state average of 61%.

School Overview

  • Newberry High School's student population of 670 students has grown by 16% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 23 teachers has declined by 20% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students670 students
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Total Classroom Teachers23 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Newberry High School's student:teacher ratio of 29:1 has increased from 20:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Newberry High School is 0.53, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.70. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (FL)
Overall School Rank#2067 out of 3,601 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
35%
57%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
52%
54%
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Student : Teacher Ratio29:116:1
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
8%
32%
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Black
21%
22%
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White
65%
39%
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Two or more races
5%
3%
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Diversity Score0.530.70
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Graduation Rate≥95%
83%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
40%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameALACHUA School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

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