Newton High School



Newton High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Newton High School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 188
10 205
11 180
12 174
UG 13

Newton High School is a public high school of the Newton Public School District located in Newton, NJ. It has 760 students in grades 9th through 12th. Newton High School is the 244th largest public high school in New Jersey and the 7,720th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 11.1 to 1.

Total Students: 760
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 11.1:1
Full Time Teachers: 68.5

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Newton High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 418
(55%)
418
(55%)
 Female 342
(45%)
342
(45%)

Newton High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 628
(83%)
628
(83%)
 Hispanic 77
(10%)
77
(10%)
 Black 30
(4%)
30
(4%)
 Asian 15
(2%)
15
(2%)
 Two or More 5
(1%)
5
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 5
(1%)
5
(1%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Newton High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 605
(80%)
605
(80%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 127
(17%)
127
(17%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 28
(4%)
28
(4%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Newton High School is ranked 266th out of 481 ranked schools in New Jersey, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Newton High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (20.4%) is lower than the state average of 34.7%. This may indicate that the area has a lower 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.

Newton High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 901
2006 869
2007 857
2008 844
2009 826
2010 790
2011 800
2012 700
2013 752
2014 773
2015 760

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 13.3
2006 13
2007 14.5
2008 12.8
2009 13.5
2010 14
2011 12.5
2012 10.9
2013 11.8
2014 11.6
2015 11.1

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.10987791342952
2006 0.093210586881473
2007 0.10385064177363
2008 0.11729857819905
2009 0.14285714285714
2010 0.15569620253165
2011 0.14375
2012 0.16571428571429
2013 0.16489361702128
2014 0.18369987063389
2015 0.20394736842105

Compare Newton High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,110.0% 11.1:1
 
1,135.9% 11.4:1
 
1,636.7% 16.4:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 20.4%
 
State Average 34.7%
 
National Average 48.3%
 

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Public 09 - 12 760 11.1:1  
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