Newport Elementary School

  • Newport Elementary School serves 297 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 55-59% (which is approximately equal to the Minnesota state average of 59%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 55-59% (which is lower than the Minnesota state average of 61%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Minnesota state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 46% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is higher than the Minnesota state average of 33%.

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School Overview

  • Newport Elementary School's student population of 297 students has grown by 11% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 28 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students297 students
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Total Classroom Teachers28 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Newport Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has increased from 10:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Newport Elementary School is 0.66, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.33. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MN)
Overall School Rank#780 out of 1,784 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)55-59%
59%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Newport Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Minnesota by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)55-59%
61%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Newport Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Minnesota by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio11:116:1
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American Indian
n/a
2%
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Asian
10%
7%
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Hispanic
13%
9%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Newport Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Minnesota by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
15%
11%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Newport Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Minnesota by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
54%
67%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Newport Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Minnesota by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
8%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Newport Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MN.
Diversity Score0.660.33
This chart display the diversity score of Newport Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Minnesota by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
46%
30%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Newport Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Minnesota by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
13%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Newport Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Minnesota by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSouth Washington County Dist School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MN Dept. of Education

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