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For the 2021 school year, there are 5 public elementary schools serving 2,780 students in Newton, NC. The top ranked public elementary schools in Newton, NC are Startown Elementary School, Balls Creek Elementary School and Blackburn Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Newton, NC public elementary schools have an average math proficiency score of 43% (versus the North Carolina public elementary school average of 41%), and reading proficiency score of 43% (versus the 45% statewide average). Elementary schools in Newton have an average ranking of 6/10, which is in the top 50% of North Carolina public elementary schools.
Minority enrollment is 40% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the North Carolina public elementary school average of 53% (majority Black).

Best Newton, NC Public Elementary Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Rank: #11.
    Startown Elementary School Math: 52% | Reading: 48%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    4119 Startown Road
    Newton, NC 28658
    (828) 464-1257

    Grades: PK-6 | 523 students
  • Rank: #22.
    Balls Creek Elementary School Math: 53% | Reading: 46%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    2620 Balls Creek Road
    Newton, NC 28658
    (828) 464-4766

    Grades: PK-6 | 693 students
  • Rank: #33.
    Blackburn Elementary School Math: 43% | Reading: 47%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    4377 W Nc 10 Hwy
    Newton, NC 28658
    (704) 462-1344

    Grades: K-6 | 636 students
  • Rank: #44.
    South Newton Elementary School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    306 West I Street
    Newton, NC 28658
    (828) 464-4061

    Grades: PK-5 | 421 students
  • Rank: #55.
    North Newton Elementary School Math: 20% | Reading: 31%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    221 West 26th St
    Newton, NC 28658
    (828) 464-2631

    Grades: PK-5 | 507 students
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