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For the 2021 school year, there are 4 public preschools serving 2,144 students in Newton, NC. The top ranked public preschools in Newton, NC are Startown Elementary School, Balls Creek Elementary School and North Newton Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Newton, NC public preschools have an average math proficiency score of 56% (versus the North Carolina public pre school average of 50%), and reading proficiency score of 46% (versus the 42% statewide average). Pre schools in Newton have an average ranking of 7/10, which is in the top 50% of North Carolina public pre schools.
Minority enrollment is 42% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the North Carolina public preschool average of 57% (majority Black).

Top Newton, NC Public Preschools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Rank: #11.
    Startown Elementary School Math: 67% | Reading: 53%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    4119 Startown Road
    Newton, NC 28658
    (828) 464-1257

    Grades: PK-6 | 523 students
  • Rank: #22.
    Balls Creek Elementary School Math: 63% | Reading: 50%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    2620 Balls Creek Road
    Newton, NC 28658
    (828) 464-4766

    Grades: PK-6 | 693 students
  • Rank: #33.
    North Newton Elementary School Math: 46% | Reading: 37%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    221 West 26th St
    Newton, NC 28658
    (828) 464-2631

    Grades: PK-5 | 507 students
  • Rank: #44.
    South Newton Elementary School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    306 West I Street
    Newton, NC 28658
    (828) 464-4061

    Grades: PK-5 | 421 students
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