Newman Elementary School

12333 Briar Ridge Rd
Frisco, TX 75033
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
10/
10
Top 5%
Newman Elementary School serves 813 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Newman Elementary School placed in the top 5% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 83% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 49%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 73% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 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% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Newman Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Texas for:

School Overview

Newman Elementary School's student population of 813 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 48 teachers has stayed relatively flat 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 5% 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 Newman Elementary School is 0.66, 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 Testing Rank
#268 out of 7999 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
83%
49%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
73%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:115:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
Asian
25%
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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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
6%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.660.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
2%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Newman Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Texas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch (14-15)
1%
6%
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

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Newman Elementary School is Lone Star High School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Griffin Middle School (0.3 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Frisco Griffin Middle School Math: 88% | Reading: 80%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: 6-8 | 867 students
    0.3 miles
    3703 Edorado Pkwy
    Frisco, TX 75034
    (469) 633-4900
    0.3 6-8 867
  • Frisco Purefoy Elementary School Math: 85% | Reading: 74%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: K-5 | 585 students
    0.5 miles
    11880 Teel Pkwy
    Frisco, TX 75034
    (469) 633-3875
    0.5 K-5 585
  • Frisco Pink Elementary School Math: 73% | Reading: 76%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: K-5 | 481 students
    0.6 miles
    3650 Overhill Dr
    Frisco, TX 75034
    (469) 633-3500
    0.6 K-5 481
  • Frisco Lone Star High School Math: 69% | Reading: 69%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: 9-12 | 2,131 students
    0.9 miles
    2606 Panther Creek Pkwy
    Frisco, TX 75034
    (469) 633-5300
    0.9 9-12 2,131
  • Frisco Trent Middle School Math: 75% | Reading: 70%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: 6-8 | 887 students
    0.9 miles
    13131 Coleto Creek Dr
    Frisco, TX 75033
    (469) 633-4400
    0.9 6-8 887

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