Newton Elementary School

  • Newton Elementary School serves 121 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 70-74% (which is higher than the Vermont state average of 43%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 70-74% (which is higher than the Vermont state average of 54%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is equal to the Vermont state level of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 1% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the Vermont state average of 10%.

School Overview

  • Newton Elementary School's student population of 121 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 10 teachers has declined by 16% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students121 students
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Total Classroom Teachers10 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Newton Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has increased from 10:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Newton Elementary School is 0.02, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.19. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (VT)
Overall School Rank#14 out of 289 schools
(Top 5%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)70-74%
43%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Newton Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Vermont by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)70-74%
54%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Newton Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Vermont by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio12:112:1
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Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
n/a
2%
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Black
n/a
2%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Newton Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Vermont by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
White
99%
90%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Newton Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Vermont by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
1%
3%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Newton Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Vermont by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Newton Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in VT.
Diversity Score0.020.19
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Eligible for Free Lunch
35%
31%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Newton Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Vermont by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Newton Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Vermont by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameStrafford School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, VT Dept. of Education

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