Newman Elementary School

  • Newman Elementary School serves 813 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 94% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 78%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 90% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 72%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Newman Elementary School placed in the top 10% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Texas state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 48% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the Texas state average of 72%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Newman Elementary School's student population of 813 students has grown by 31% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 48 teachers has grown by 23% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students813 students
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Total Classroom Teachers48 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Newman Elementary School is ranked within the top 10% of all 7,953 schools in Texas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Newman Elementary School is 0.65, which is more 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 School Rank (16-17)#523 out of 7953 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
94%
78%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
90%
72%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:115:1
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Asian
26%
4%
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Hispanic
9%
52%
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Black
7%
13%
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White
52%
28%
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Two or more races
6%
2%
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Diversity Score0.650.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
1%
53%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameFrisco Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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