Newtown-harris Elementary School

  • Newtown-harris Elementary School serves 57 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 40-49% (which is approximately equal to the Missouri state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 40-49% (which is lower than the Missouri state average of 61%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Newtown-harris Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Missouri for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 7:1 is lower than the Missouri state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 12% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is lower than the Missouri state average of 28%.

Top Placements

Newtown-harris Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Missouri for:

School Overview

  • Newtown-harris Elementary School's student population of 57 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 8 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students57 students
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Total Classroom Teachers8 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Newtown-harris Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,792 schools in Missouri (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 7:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Newtown-harris Elementary School is 0.22, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.46. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MO)
Overall School Rank#1336 out of 1792 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)40-49%
47%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)40-49%
61%
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Student : Teacher Ratio7:114:1
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American Indian
5%
n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
1%
6%
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Black
n/a
16%
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White
88%
72%
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Two or more races
6%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Newtown-harris Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MO.
Diversity Score0.220.46
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Eligible for Free Lunch
47%
44%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
22%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Newtown-harris Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Missouri by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNewtown-Harris R-III School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MO Dept. of Education

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