Newport Primary School

  • Newport Primary School serves 454 students in grades Prekindergarten-2.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 50-54% (which is lower than the Kentucky state average of 66%) for the 2010-11 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 50-54% (which is lower than the Kentucky state average of 72%) for the 2010-11 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Kentucky state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 44% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Kentucky state average of 23% (majority Black and Hispanic).

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School Overview

  • Newport Primary School's student population of 454 students has declined by 18% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 37 teachers has declined by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-2
Total Students454 students
This chart display total students of Newport Primary School by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Gender % This chart display gender of Newport Primary School
Total Classroom Teachers37 teachers
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Students by Grade This chart display the students of Newport Primary School by grade.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (KY)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient) (10-11)50-54%
66%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Newport Primary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Kentucky by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient) (10-11)50-54%
72%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Newport Primary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Kentucky by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio12:116:1
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
Hispanic
15%
7%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Newport Primary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Kentucky by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
14%
10%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Newport Primary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Kentucky by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
56%
77%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Newport Primary School and the percentage of White public school students in Kentucky by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
15%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Newport Primary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Kentucky by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Newport Primary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in KY.
Diversity Score0.630.40
This chart display the diversity score of Newport Primary School and the public school average diversity score of Kentucky by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
89%
55%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Newport Primary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Kentucky by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Newport Primary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Kentucky by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNewport Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, KY Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

  • The nearest high school, middle school and elementary school to Newport Primary School is Newport Regional School (0.5 miles away)
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