Newsome Park Elementary



Newsome Park Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Newsome Park Elementary Students by Grade
PK 0
K 4
1 117
2 81
3 95
4 101
5 83
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Newsome Park Elementary is a public elementary school located in Newport News, VA in the Newport News City Public Schools. It enrolls 481 students in grades 1st through 12th. Newsome Park Elementary is the 708th largest public school in Virginia and the 23,757th largest nationally. It has 14.4 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 481
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 14.4:1
Full Time Teachers: 33.5
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 23,757th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Virginia: 708th out of 1,159
Student/Teacher Rank in Virginia: 293rd out of 1,156
Full Time Teacher Rank in Virginia: 546th out of 1,156

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Newsome Park Elementary Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 258
(54%)
10,934
(51%)
 Female 223
(46%)
10,434
(49%)

Newsome Park Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 404
(84%)
11,295
(53%)
 Hispanic 45
(9%)
2,826
(13%)
 Two or More 20
(4%)
1,425
(7%)
 White 10
(2%)
5,194
(24%)
 Asian 1
(0%)
494
(2%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
67
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
67
(0%)

Newsome Park Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 471
(98%)
12,453
(58%)
 Not Eligible 10
(2%)
7,475
(35%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 0
(0%)
1,440
(7%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,152 ranked schools in Virginia, Newsome Park Elementary is ranked 113th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Newsome Park Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (97.9%) is significantly higher than the state average of 44.7%. 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.

Newsome Park Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 664
2006 696
2007 633
2008 652
2009 675
2010 678
2011 676
2012 625
2013 546
2014 459
2015 481

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 13
2006 11.3
2007 13.8
2008 13.6
2009 13.4
2010 13.6
2011 19.3
2012 15.2
2013 14.6
2014 16.4
2015 14.4

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.57981927710843
2006 0.70258620689655
2007 0.80568720379147
2008 0.78374233128834
2009 0.85333333333333
2010 0.8952802359882
2011 0.93491124260355
2012 0.9376
2013 0.88461538461538
2014 0.93899782135076
2015 0.97920997920998

Compare Newsome Park Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,413.6% 14.1:1
 
1,440.0% 14.4:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 44.7%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
This School 97.9%
 

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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 2015-2016 school year. For private schools this is the 2015-2016 school year.

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