Newhart Middle School

  • Newhart Middle School serves 1,276 students in grades 6-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 25:1 is higher than the CA average of 24:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 40% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 76%.
  • Newhart Middle School operates within the Capistrano Unified School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 1276 students has declined by 10% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 51 teachers has declined by 8% over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students1,276 students
Newhart Middle School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %Newhart Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers51 teachers
Newhart Middle School Total Teachers (1987-2015)
Students by GradeNewhart Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(CA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio25:124:1
Newhart Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2015)
Asian
7%
11%
Newhart Middle School Asian Students (1988-2015)
Hispanic
23%
54%
Newhart Middle School Black Students (1988-2015)
Black
n/a
6%
Newhart Middle School Black Students (1990-2014)
White
60%
24%
Newhart Middle School White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Newhart Middle School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
10%
3%
Newhart Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsNewhart Middle School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownCA 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.
0.580.64
Newhart Middle School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
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.
13%
50%
Newhart Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1994-2015)
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.
2%
9%
Newhart Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • Capistrano Unified School District's student population of 53,990 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $8,239 in this district is less than the state average of $12,988. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $7,461 is less than the state average of $12,986. The district spending/student has declined by 9% over four years.
School District NameCapistrano Unified School District
Number of Schools
Managed
63
4
Number of Students Managed53,9901,597
Capistrano Unified School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue$444 MM$21 MM
Capistrano Unified School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending$402 MM$21 MM
Capistrano Unified School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student$8,239$12,988
Capistrano Unified School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student$7,461$12,986
Capistrano Unified School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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