Newton-conover Middle School

  • Newton-conover Middle School serves 648 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 43% (which is lower than the North Carolina state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 45% (which is lower than the North Carolina state average of 46%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the North Carolina state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 52% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the North Carolina state average of 51%.

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Newton-conover Middle School places among the top 20% of public schools in North Carolina for:

School Overview

  • Newton-conover Middle School's student population of 648 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 40 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students648 students
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Total Classroom Teachers40 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Newton-conover Middle School's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Newton-conover Middle School is 0.68, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.67. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NC)
Overall School Rank#1611 out of 2,538 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
43%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Newton-conover Middle School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in North Carolina by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
45%
46%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Newton-conover Middle School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of North Carolina by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio16:116:1
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Asian
5%
3%
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Hispanic
27%
17%
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Black
12%
26%
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White
48%
49%
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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 Newton-conover Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NC.
Diversity Score0.680.67
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Eligible for Free Lunch
54%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Newton-conover Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in North Carolina by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Newton-conover Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in North Carolina by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNewton Conover City s School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NC Dept. of Education

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I have been very pleased with the NEWTON-CONOVER School system, we moved just so our children could attend here and we could not be more pleased with how our children are doing and how well we are treated when we go by the school, they know you by name and everyone is always very helpful. My youngest of 3 will be in middle school next year.
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