Newport High School

  • Newport High School serves 560 students in grades 7-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the AR average of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 47% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 39%.
  • Newport High School operates within the Newport School District.
  • Newport School District's 66% graduation rate is lower than the AR state average of 78%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 560 students has grown by 33% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 55 teachers has grown by 52% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 7-12
Total Students 560 students
Newport High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Newport High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 55 teachers
Newport High School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade Newport High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 has decreased from 12:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.56 is less than the state average of 0.57. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (AR) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 10:1 14:1
Newport High School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2015)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Newport High School American Indian Students (2002-2007)
Asian
n/a
2%
Newport High School Asian Students (1998-2014)
Hispanic
6%
12%
Newport High School Black Students (1998-2015)
Black
40%
21%
Newport High School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
53%
61%
Newport High School White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Newport High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
1%
2%
Newport High School Two Or More Races Students (2013-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Newport High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown AR 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.
0.56 0.57
Newport High 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.
62%
53%
Newport High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1991-2015)
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.
13%
9%
Newport High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2015)

District Comparison

  • Newport School District's student population of 1,366 students has decreased by 7% over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 66% has decreased from 94% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $11,916 is higher than the state average of $10,835. The district revenue/student has grown by 15% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $12,940 is higher than the state average of $10,302. The district spending/student has grown by 5% over four years.
School District Name Newport School District
Number of Schools
Managed
2
3
Number of Students Managed 1,366 913
Newport School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 66% 78%
Newport School District Graduation Rate (1993-2010)
District Total Revenue $17 MM $10 MM
Newport School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $18 MM $9 MM
Newport School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $11,916 $10,835
Newport School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $12,940 $10,302
Newport School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, AR Dept. of Education

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