Newburg Middle School

4901 Exeter Avenue
Louisville, KY 40218
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Newburg Middle School serves 1,073 students in grades 6-8.
Newburg Middle School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Kentucky for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 29% (which is lower than the Kentucky state average of 46%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 43% (which is lower than the Kentucky state average of 56%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Kentucky state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 74% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Kentucky state average of 23% (majority Black and Hispanic).

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School Overview

Newburg Middle School's student population of 1,073 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 60 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades 6-8
Total Students
1,073 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
60 teachers
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School Rankings

Newburg Middle School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,263 schools in Kentucky (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Newburg Middle School is 0.67, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.40. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data
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State Level (KY)
Overall Testing Rank
#1031 out of 1263 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
29%
46%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
43%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
18:1
16:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
6%
2%
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Hispanic
15%
7%
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Black
49%
10%
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White
26%
77%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.67
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Eligible for Free Lunch
66%
55%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Newburg Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Kentucky by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, KY Dept. of Education

School Reviews

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This is Theresa Lonas from this school and i would like to give this school a very good comliment for helpin me out and teachin me alot. the quality of academic programes is really good and funa and the activites are the really good part of this schools environment and good for us students... the awords are really cool and exciting to get when you do somethin good. i give this school a 100% good report.thank you for your suport
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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • School Type: Magnet School
  • Grades: 6-8
  • Students: 1,073 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 18:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 74%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in KY
  • Math Proficiency
    : 29% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 43% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.67 (Top 10%)

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