Newman School

  • Newman School serves 296 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 30-34% (which is lower than the Montana state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 25-29% (which is lower than the Montana state average of 51%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Montana state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 40% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Montana state average of 21%.

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School Overview

  • Newman School's student population of 296 students has grown by 16% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 19 teachers has grown by 18% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students296 students
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Total Classroom Teachers19 teachers
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School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MT)
Overall School Rank#489 out of 573 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)30-34%
41%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)25-29%
51%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:114:1
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American Indian
8%
11%
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Asian
n/a
1%
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Hispanic
18%
4%
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Black
n/a
1%
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White
60%
79%
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Two or more races
14%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Newman School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MT.
Diversity Score0.590.36
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Eligible for Free Lunch
69%
40%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Newman School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Montana by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBillings Elem School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MT Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Billings Ponderosa School
    Grades: PK-6 | 323 students
    0.8 miles
    4188 King Avenue East
    Billings, MT 59101
    (406)281-6218
    0.8 PK-6 323
  • Billings Washington School
    Grades: PK-6 | 294 students
    1.0 miles
    1044 Cook Avenue
    Billings, MT 59101
    (406)281-6221
    1.0 PK-6 294
  • Billings Orchard School
    Grades: PK-5 | 375 students
    1.2 miles
    120 Jackson Street
    Billings, MT 59101
    (406)281-6216
    1.2 PK-5 375
  • Billings Broadwater School
    Grades: PK-5 | 382 students
    1.4 miles
    415 Broadwater
    Billings, MT 59101
    (406)281-6207
    1.4 PK-5 382
  • Billings Riverside Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 589 students
    1.4 miles
    3700 Madison Avenue
    Billings, MT 59101
    (406)281-6000
    1.4 6-8 589

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