Newtown High School



Newtown High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Newtown 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
9 538
10 510
11 545
12 631
UG 8

Newtown High School is a public high school of the New York City Geographic District #24 School District located in Elmhurst, NY. It has 2,232 students in grades 9th through 12th. Newtown High School is the 46th largest public high school in New York and the 936th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 20.5 to 1.

Total Students: 2,232
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 20.5:1
Full Time Teachers: 108.77

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Newtown High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 1,272
(57%)
7,654
(58%)
 Female 960
(43%)
5,640
(42%)

Newtown High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 1,331
(60%)
8,151
(61%)
 Asian 565
(25%)
2,423
(18%)
 Black 206
(9%)
960
(7%)
 White 93
(4%)
1,585
(12%)
 Two or More 15
(1%)
73
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 14
(1%)
61
(0%)
 American Indian 8
(0%)
41
(0%)

Newtown High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 1,969
(88%)
8,007
(60%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 175
(8%)
4,447
(33%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 88
(4%)
840
(6%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Newtown High School is ranked 569th out of 0 ranked schools in New York, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Newtown High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (11.8%) is significantly lower than the state average of 41.1%. 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.

Newtown High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 4138
2006 3787
2007 3377
2008 3161
2009 3019
2010 2879
2011 2516
2012 2232

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 22.5
2006 22.4
2007 20.7
2008 20.1
2009 21.1
2010 22.1
2011 20.6
2012 20.5

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.93160947317545
2006 0.99920781621336
2007 0.51998815516731
2008 0.47706422018349
2009
2010 0.59048280653005
2011 0.58028616852146
2012 0.11783154121864

Compare Newtown High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,281.0% 12.8:1
 
1,617.4% 16.2:1
 
2,050.0% 20.5:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 11.8%
 
State Average 41.1%
 
National Average 46.8%
 

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Data on U.S. Public High Schools & Private High Schools

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