Newton County Theme School At Ficquett

  • Newton County Theme School At Ficquett serves 981 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 53% (which is higher than the Georgia state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 67% (which is higher than the Georgia state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Georgia state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 46% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Georgia state average of 60%.

School Overview

  • Newton County Theme School At Ficquett's student population of 981 students has grown by 7% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 54 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2016)
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students981 students
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Total Classroom Teachers54 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Newton County Theme School At Ficquett's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Newton County Theme School At Ficquett is 0.57, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.42. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (GA)
Overall School Rank#279 out of 2,174 schools
(Top 20%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
53%
41%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
67%
41%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:116:1
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Asian
1%
4%
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Hispanic
4%
15%
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Black
37%
37%
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White
54%
40%
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Two or more races
4%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Newton County Theme School At Ficquett.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in GA.
Diversity Score0.570.42
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Eligible for Free Lunch
19%
57%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNewton County School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

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