Newport Elementary School

  • Newport Elementary School serves 266 students in grades KG-5.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the MN average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 47% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 31%.
  • Newport Elementary School operates within the South Washington County School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 266 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 28 teachers has grown by 12% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-5
Total Students 266 students
Newport Elementary School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Newport Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 28 teachers
Newport Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2015)
Students by Grade Newport Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 has decreased from 11:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.66 is more than the state average of 0.32. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (MN) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 10:1 16:1
Newport Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2015)
American Indian
n/a
2%
Newport Elementary School American Indian Students (1988-2009)
Asian
7%
6%
Newport Elementary School Asian Students (1989-2015)
Hispanic
13%
9%
Newport Elementary School Black Students (1988-2015)
Black
20%
10%
Newport Elementary School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
53%
69%
Newport Elementary School White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Newport Elementary School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
7%
4%
Newport Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Newport Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown MN 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.
0.66 0.32
Newport Elementary 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.
45%
31%
Newport Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2015)
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.
9%
7%
Newport Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • South Washington County School District's student population of 17,808 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $12,387 in this district is less than the state average of $12,795. The district revenue/student has grown by 5% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $12,346 is less than the state average of $13,079. The district spending/student has declined by 18% over four years.
School District Name South Washington County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
27
2
Number of Students Managed 17,808 522
South Washington County School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $225 MM $7 MM
South Washington County School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $224 MM $7 MM
South Washington County School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $12,387 $12,795
South Washington County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $12,346 $13,079
South Washington County School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, MN Dept. of Education

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