Newark City School District

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  • For the 2019-20 school year, there are 11 public schools managed by Newark City School District serving 6,211 students in Newark, Ohio.
  • Minority enrollment is 15% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the Ohio state average of 29%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is more than the state average of 18:1.

Newark City School District (2019-20)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Newark Ben Franklin Elementary School
    533 Beacon Rd
    Newark, OH 43055
    (740)670-7340

    Grades: PK-5 | 423 students
  • Newark Carson Elementary School
    549 E Main St
    Newark, OH 43055
    (740)670-7300

    Grades: K-5 | 472 students
  • Newark Cherry Valley Elementary School
    1040 W Main St
    Newark, OH 43055
    (740)670-7330

    Grades: PK-5 | 465 students
  • Newark Heritage Middle School
    600 Arlington Ave
    Newark, OH 43055
    (740)670-7110

    Grades: 6-8 | 491 students
  • Newark Hillview Elementary School
    1927 Horns Hill Rd
    Newark, OH 43055
    (740)670-7310

    Grades: PK-5 | 450 students
  • Newark John Clem Elementary School
    475 Jefferson Rd
    Newark, OH 43055
    (740)670-7130

    Grades: PK-5 | 505 students
  • Newark Legend Elementary School
    1075 Evans Blvd
    Newark, OH 43055
    (740)670-7100

    Grades: PK-5 | 549 students
  • Newark Liberty Middle School
    1055 Evans Blvd
    Newark, OH 43055
    (740)670-7320

    Grades: 6-8 | 475 students
  • Newark Mcguffey Elementary School
    130 Green Wave Dr
    Newark, OH 43055
    (740)670-7140

    Grades: K-5 | 521 students
  • Newark Newark High School
    314 Granville St
    Newark, OH 43055
    (740)670-7400

    Grades: 9-12 | 1453 students
  • Newark Wilson Middle School
    805 W Church St
    Newark, OH 43055
    (740)670-7120

    Grades: 6-8 | 407 students

Overview

School District NameNewark City School District
# of Schoolsn/a
# of Students6,211 students
# of Teachers313 Teacher(s)
Student : Teacher Ratio20:1
# of Male Students2,938 students
% Male Students
47%
# of Female Students3,273 students
% Female Students
53%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.26
# of American Indian Students7 students
% American Indian Students
n/a
# of Asian Students31 students
% Asian Students
n/a
# of Hispanic Students106 students
% Hispanic Students
2%
# of Black Students237 students
% Black Students
4%
# of White Students5,300 students
% White Students
85%
# of Hawaiian Students3 students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
# of Two or more races Students527 students
% of Two or more races Students
8%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:192
# of Students in Kindergarten:574
# of Students in 1st Grade:494
# of Students in 2nd Grade:595
# of Students in 3rd Grade:532
# of Students in 4th Grade:505
# of Students in 5th Grade:493
# of Students in 6th Grade:456
# of Students in 7th Grade:462
# of Students in 8th Grade:455
# of Students in 9th Grade:431
# of Students in 10th Grade:393
# of Students in 11th Grade:338
# of Students in 12th Grade:291
# of Ungraded Students: -

District Comparison

  • Newark City School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 842 school districts in Ohio (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 85% has increased from 73% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (OH)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
67%
63%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Newark City School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of OH by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
58%
62%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Newark City School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of OH by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Graduation Rate
85%
82%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Newark City School District and public school graduation rate of OH by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $14,719 is higher than the state average of $12,447. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $12,722 is higher than the state average of $11,715. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (OH)
Total Revenue$92 MM$11 MM
This chart display total revenue of Newark City School District and average revenue for each school distric in OH by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending$79 MM$10 MM
This chart display total spending of Newark City School District and average spending for each school distric in OH by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$14,719$12,447
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Newark City School District and average revenue per public school student in OH by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending / Student$12,722$11,715
This chart display average spending per public school student in Newark City School District and average spending per public school student in OH by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
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Newark City School District public schools have a diversity score of 0.26, which is higher than the Ohio average of 0.25. The most diverse school in the district is Heritage Middle School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Ohio or national school diversity statistics.