Newton High School

  • Newton High School serves 773 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is equal to the NJ average of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 13% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 52%.
  • Newton High School operates within the Newton Public School District.
  • Newton Public School District's 100% graduation rate is higher than the NJ state average of 94%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 773 students has grown by 10% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 67 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students773 students
Newton High School Total Students (1987-2015)
Gender %Newton High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers67 teachers
Newton High School Total Teachers (1987-2015)
Students by GradeNewton High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(NJ) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio12:112:1
Newton High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2015)
Asian
2%
10%
Newton High School Asian Students (1989-2015)
Hispanic
8%
25%
Newton High School Black Students (1990-2015)
Black
3%
16%
Newton High School Black Students (1990-2015)
White
87%
48%
Newton High School White Students (1990-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsNewton High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownNJ 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.
0.240.68
Newton High School Diversity Score (1990-2015)
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.
14%
31%
Newton High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1993-2015)
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.
3%
5%
Newton High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • Newton Public School District's student population of 1,559 students has grown by 14% over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 100% has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $19,475 is higher than the state average of $19,116. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $19,411 is higher than the state average of $19,190. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District NameNewton Public School District
Number of Schools
Managed
3
2
Number of Students Managed1,559954
Newton Public School District Students Managed (1989-2015)
Graduation Rate100%94%
Newton Public School District Graduation Rate (1994-2015)
District Total Revenue$27 MM$20 MM
Newton Public School District District Total Revenue (1995-2015)
District Spending$26 MM$20 MM
Newton Public School District District Spending (1995-2015)
District Revenue / Student$19,475$19,116
Newton Public School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2015)
District Spending / Student$19,411$19,190
Newton Public School District District Spending / Student (1992-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

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