West Newton Elementary School



West Newton Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

West Newton Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 59
K 116
1 110
2 111
3 107
4 117
5 88
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

West Newton Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Covington, GA in the Newton County School District. It enrolls 708 students in grades 1st through 12th. West Newton Elementary School is the 414th largest public school in Georgia and the 7,313th largest nationally. It has 15.4 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 708
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 15.4:1
Full Time Teachers: 46.1
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 7,313th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Georgia: 414th out of 1,344
Student/Teacher Rank in Georgia: 696th out of 1,342
Full Time Teacher Rank in Georgia: 402nd out of 1,342

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West Newton Elementary School Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 362
(51%)
7,225
(52%)
 Female 346
(49%)
6,740
(48%)

West Newton Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 470
(66%)
6,955
(50%)
 Hispanic 117
(17%)
952
(7%)
 White 76
(11%)
5,347
(38%)
 Two or More 32
(5%)
568
(4%)
 Asian 9
(1%)
117
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 4
(1%)
11
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
15
(0%)

West Newton Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 561
(79%)
8,684
(62%)
 Not Eligible 88
(12%)
4,203
(30%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 59
(8%)
1,078
(8%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,340 ranked schools in Georgia, West Newton Elementary School is ranked 163rd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of West Newton Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (87.6%) is significantly higher than the state average of 62.6%. This may indicate that the area has a higher level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

West Newton Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 970
2006 1092
2007 1046
2008 850
2009 772
2010 708
2011 690
2012 708

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 14.7
2006 15.5
2007 14.1
2008 14.3
2009 14
2010 15.4
2011 15.1
2012 15.4

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.60412371134021
2006 0.65934065934066
2007 0.67017208413002
2008 0.74705882352941
2009 0.74740932642487
2010 0.78531073446328
2011 0.80144927536232
2012 0.87570621468927

Compare West Newton Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,448.8% 14.5:1
 
1,540.0% 15.4:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 62.6%
 
This School 87.6%
 

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Public PK - 05 708 15.4:1  
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Public elementary school and private elementary school data obtained from the National Center for Education Statistics in the United States. The data displayed is from the most current sources available. For public schools this is the 2012-2013 school year. For private schools this is the 2011-2012 school year.

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