Newton, KS
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Newton Public Schools

Source & Methodology

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2015 – 2016 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2015
  • Educational Environment: 2015 (latest available). Updated annually.

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Newton School District Details

Newton School District
308 East First
Newton, KS 67114

3,699 Students enrolled in District

8 Schools in District

12 Students Per Classroom (State average is 14)

Newton School District School Quality Ratings

District Quality Compared to Kansas

(10 is best)

Better than of KS school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of U.S. school districts.

Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

Discipline District State
Proficiency in Reading and Math
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools in this District

School Grades
Chisholm Middle School
900 E. First
Newton, KS, 67114
07-08
Newton Sr High School
900 West 12th
Newton, KS, 67114
09-12
Northridge Elementary School
1900 Windsor Dr.
Newton, KS, 67114
PK-04
Santa Fe 5/6 Center School
130 W. Broadway
Newton, KS, 67114
05-06
Slate Creek Elementary School
901 E. 4th
Newton, KS, 67114
PK-04
South Breeze Elementary School
1020 Old Main
Newton, KS, 67114
PK-04
Sunset Elementary School
619 Boyd
Newton, KS, 67114
PK-04
Walton Rural Life Center School
502 Main
Walton, KS, 67151
PK-04

School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 66.9% 68.8%
Black 2.4% 7.5%
Hispanic 28.9% 19.9%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 1.0% 2.8%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.9% 1.0%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 56.8% 49.0%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 43.7% 39.4%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 13.2% 9.6%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,588 $20,731,480 53.8%
Support Expenditures
Student $411 $1,524,810 4.0%
Staff $456 $1,691,760 4.4%
General Administration $159 $589,890 1.5%
School Administration $602 $2,233,420 5.8%
Operation $924 $3,428,040 8.9%
Transportation $215 $797,650 2.1%
Other $179 $664,090 1.7%
Total Support $2,947 $10,933,370 28.3%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,861 $6,904,310 17.9%
Total Expenditures $10,396 $38,569,160 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,760 $2,864,471,818 50.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $469 $233,032,110 4.1%
Staff $370 $184,028,259 3.3%
General Administration $232 $115,370,002 2.0%
School Administration $549 $272,875,845 4.8%
Operation $934 $464,453,125 8.2%
Transportation $389 $193,542,591 3.4%
Other $229 $114,026,157 2.0%
Total Support $3,172 $1,577,382,735 27.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,433 $1,209,846,251 21.4%
Total Expenditures $11,365 $5,651,751,400 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,487 $324,898,990,964 51.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $587 $29,383,130,681 4.7%
Staff $483 $24,167,878,083 3.8%
General Administration $205 $10,285,419,511 1.6%
School Administration $601 $30,113,641,000 4.8%
Operation $1,035 $51,821,442,969 8.2%
Transportation $475 $23,793,258,876 3.8%
Other $376 $18,849,723,887 3.0%
Total Support $3,762 $188,414,761,533 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,296 $114,973,102,384 18.3%
Total Expenditures $12,545 $628,286,465,973 100.0%

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