Newcastle School

505 Washington Ave
Newcastle, TX 73672
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
6/
10
Top 50%
Newcastle School serves 231 students in grades Prekindergarten-12.
Newcastle School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 45-49% (which is approximately equal to the Texas state average of 49%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 45-49% (which is approximately equal to the Texas state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Texas state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 18% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Texas state average of 72% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

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School Overview

Newcastle School's student population of 231 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 18 teachers has declined by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-12
Total Students231 students
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Total Classroom Teachers18 teachers
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School Comparison

Newcastle School is ranked within the top 50% of all 7,999 schools in Texas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Newcastle School is 0.30, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (TX)
Overall Testing Rank
#3217 out of 7999 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
45-49%
49%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
45-49%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
4%
Hispanic
16%
52%
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Black
n/a
13%
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White
82%
28%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.300.64
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Graduation Rate
≥80%
89%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
52%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
13%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNewcastle Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school, middle school and elementary school to Newcastle School is Graham J High School (10.7 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Graham Graham J High School Math: 38% | Reading: 42%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-9 | 538 students
    10.7 miles
    1000 Second St
    Graham, TX 76450
    (940) 549-2002
    10.7 6-9 538
  • Graham Graham Learning Center Alternative School
    Grades: 10-12 | 16 students
    10.8 miles
    701 Tennessee
    Graham, TX 76450
    (940) 549-1546
    10.8 10-12 16
  • Graham Crestview Elementary School Math: 31% | Reading: 32%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 1-3 | 534 students
    10.9 miles
    1317 Old Jacksboro Rd
    Graham, TX 76450
    (940) 549-6023
    10.9 1-3 534
  • Graham Graham High School Math: 75-79% | Reading: 44%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 9-12 | 675 students
    11.0 miles
    1000 Brazos St
    Graham, TX 76450
    (940) 549-1504
    11 9-12 675
  • Graham Pioneer Elementary School
    Grades: PK-K | 272 students
    11.2 miles
    1425 First St
    Graham, TX 76450
    (940) 549-2442
    11.2 PK-K 272

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