West Newton Elementary School



West Newton Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

West Newton Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 98
2 89
3 96
4 87
5 98
6 88
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

West Newton Elementary School is a public elementary school located in West Newton, IN in the M S D Decatur Township School District. It enrolls 556 students in grades 1st through 12th. West Newton Elementary School is the 267th largest public school in Indiana and the 16,578th largest nationally. It has 20.6 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 556
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 20.6:1
Full Time Teachers: 27
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 16,578th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Indiana: 267th out of 1,134
Student/Teacher Rank in Indiana: 906th out of 1,125
Full Time Teacher Rank in Indiana: 391st out of 1,125

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West Newton Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 278
(50%)
1,755
(52%)
 Female 278
(50%)
1,627
(48%)

West Newton Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 440
(79%)
2,573
(76%)
 Hispanic 49
(9%)
328
(10%)
 Black 31
(6%)
268
(8%)
 Two or More 28
(5%)
183
(5%)
 Asian 7
(1%)
21
(1%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
8
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
1
(0%)

West Newton Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 243
(44%)
1,837
(54%)
 Not Eligible 221
(40%)
1,125
(33%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 92
(17%)
420
(12%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,131 ranked schools in Indiana, West Newton Elementary School is ranked 253rd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of West Newton Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (60.3%) is slightly higher than the state average of 52.4%. 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 604
2006 544
2007 616
2008 573
2009 614
2010 616
2011 573
2012 556

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 19.8
2006 N/A
2007 19.2
2008 19.1
2009 20.1
2010 21.4
2011 19.8
2012 20.6

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.38576158940397
2006 0.44852941176471
2007 0.4724025974026
2008 0.50959860383944
2009 0.52117263843648
2010 0.625
2011 0.58813263525305
2012 0.60251798561151

Compare West Newton Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
1,669.7% 16.7:1
 
2,060.0% 20.6:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 52.4%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
This School 60.3%
 

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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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