Newcastle Middle School (Closed 2015)

  • Newcastle Middle School served 20 students in grades 5-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 7:1 was lower than the NE average of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment was 15% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which was less than the state average of 32%.
  • Newcastle Middle School operated within the Hartington Newcastle School District.

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades 5-8
Total Students20 students
Newcastle Middle School Total Students (2008-2015)
Gender %Newcastle Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers3 teachers
Newcastle Middle School Total Teachers (2008-2015)
Students by GradeNewcastle Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(NE) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio7:114:1
Newcastle Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (2008-2015)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Newcastle Middle School American Indian Students (2008-2012)
Hispanic
15%
18%
Newcastle Middle School Black Students (2011-2015)
White
85%
68%
Newcastle Middle School White Students (2008-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsNewcastle Middle School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownNE 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.
0.260.50
Newcastle Middle School Diversity Score (2008-2015)
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.
40%
35%
Newcastle Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (2008-2015)
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.
30%
9%
Newcastle Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2008-2015)

District Comparison

School District NameHartington Newcastle School District
Number of Schools
Managed
1
2
Number of Students Managedn/a322
Hartington Newcastle School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue$2 MM$5 MM
Hartington Newcastle School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$3 MM$5 MM
Hartington Newcastle School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$23,462$15,061
Hartington Newcastle School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$24,952$13,876
Hartington Newcastle School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, NE Dept. of Education

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