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  • For the 2019-20 school year, there are 4 public schools managed by Newport School District serving 2,171 students in Newport, Rhode Island.
  • Minority enrollment is 57% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the Rhode Island state average of 41%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is equal to the state average of 13:1.

Newport School District (2019-20)

Overview

School District NameNewport School District
# of Schoolsn/a
# of Students2,171 students
# of Teachers168 Teacher(s)
Student : Teacher Ratio13:1
# of Male Students911 students
% Male Students
42%
# of Female Students1,260 students
% Female Students
58%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.72
# of American Indian Students40 students
% American Indian Students
2%
# of Asian Students25 students
% Asian Students
1%
# of Hispanic Students570 students
% Hispanic Students
26%
# of Black Students313 students
% Black Students
14%
# of White Students926 students
% White Students
43%
# of Hawaiian Students11 students
% of Hawaiian Students
1%
# of Two or more races Students286 students
% of Two or more races Students
13%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:61
# of Students in Kindergarten:173
# of Students in 1st Grade:177
# of Students in 2nd Grade:186
# of Students in 3rd Grade:166
# of Students in 4th Grade:155
# of Students in 5th Grade:142
# of Students in 6th Grade:163
# of Students in 7th Grade:159
# of Students in 8th Grade:156
# of Students in 9th Grade:186
# of Students in 10th Grade:176
# of Students in 11th Grade:164
# of Students in 12th Grade:107
# of Ungraded Students: -

District Comparison

  • Newport School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 57 school districts in Rhode Island (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 80-84% has increased from 70-74% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (RI)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
25%
33%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Newport School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of RI by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
33%
40%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Newport School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of RI by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Graduation Rate80-84%
85%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Newport School District and public school graduation rate of RI by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $20,756 in this school district is less than the state average of $22,360. The school district revenue/student has declined by 5% over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $20,505 is less than the state average of $23,978. The school district spending/student has declined by 5% over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (RI)
Total Revenue$44 MM$30 MM
This chart display total revenue of Newport School District and average revenue for each school distric in RI by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending$43 MM$32 MM
This chart display total spending of Newport School District and average spending for each school distric in RI by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$20,756$22,360
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Newport School District and average revenue per public school student in RI by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending / Student$20,505$23,978
This chart display average spending per public school student in Newport School District and average spending per public school student in RI by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
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Newport School District public schools have a diversity score of 0.72, which is higher than the Rhode Island average of 0.36. The most diverse school in the district is Claiborne Pell Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Rhode Island or national school diversity statistics.