Newcastle Elementary School serves 277 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 30-34% (which is lower than the California state average of 40%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 45-49% (which is lower than the California state average of 51%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is lower than the California state level of 21:1.
Minority enrollment is 96% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 79% (majority Hispanic).
- Grades: Kindergarten-5
- Enrollment: 277 students
- Student:Teacher Ratio: 18:1
- Minority Enrollment: 96%
- Math Proficiency: 30-34%
- Reading Proficiency: 45-49%
- Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education
Newcastle Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in California for:
Percent Eligible For Free Lunch
Newcastle Elementary School's student population of 277 students has declined by 31% over five school years.
The teacher population of 15 teachers has declined by 16% over five school years.
Total Classroom Teachers
Students by Grade
The diversity score of Newcastle Elementary School is 0.24, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.63. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
State Level (CA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)(18-19)
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)(18-19)
Student : Teacher Ratio
Two or more races
All Ethnic Groups
Eligible for Free Lunch
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
School Statewide Testing
School District Name
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education
Frequently Asked Questions
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
30-34% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 40% CA state average), while 45-49% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 51% CA state average).
How many students attend Newcastle Elementary School?
277 students attend Newcastle Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
87% of Newcastle Elementary School students are Hispanic, 4% of students are Black, 4% of students are White, 3% of students are Asian, and 2% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Newcastle Elementary School?
Newcastle Elementary School has a student ration of 18:1, which is lower than the California state average of 21:1.
What grades does Newcastle Elementary School offer ?
Newcastle Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-5
What school district is Newcastle Elementary School part of?
Newcastle Elementary School is part of Los Angeles Unified School District.
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