Newton, MA
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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
100 Walnut Street
Newtonville, MA 02460

12,674 Students enrolled in District

22 Schools in District

12 Students Per Classroom (State average is 13)

Newton School District School Quality Ratings

District Quality Compared to Massachusetts

(10 is best)

Better than of MA school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of U.S. school districts.

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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
A E Angier School
1697 Beacon Street
Waban, MA, 02468
KG-05
Bigelow Middle School
42 Vernon St
Newton, MA, 02458
06-08
Bowen School
280 Cypress Street
Newton Centre, MA, 02459
KG-05
Cabot School
229 Cabot Street
Newtonville, MA, 02460
KG-05
C Burr School
171 Pine Street
Auburndale, MA, 02466
KG-05
Charles E Brown Middle School
125 Meadowbrook Rd
Newton Centre, MA, 02459
06-08
Countryside School
191 Dedham Street
Newton Highlands, MA, 02461
KG-05
F A Day Middle School
21 Minot Pl
Newtonville, MA, 02460
06-08
Franklin School
125 Derby Street
West Newton, MA, 02465
KG-05
Horace Mann School
687 Watertown Street
Newtonville, MA, 02460
KG-05
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School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 68.9% 65.8%
Black 5.2% 9.0%
Hispanic 7.7% 18.5%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 18.0% 6.5%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.2% 0.2%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 13.0% 39.6%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 11.4% 35.7%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 1.6% 3.9%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $11,237 $141,597,437 52.5%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,512 $19,052,712 7.1%
Staff $1,325 $16,696,325 6.2%
General Administration $210 $2,646,210 1.0%
School Administration $756 $9,526,356 3.5%
Operation $1,587 $19,997,787 7.4%
Transportation $552 $6,955,752 2.6%
Other $431 $5,431,031 2.0%
Total Support $6,373 $80,306,173 29.8%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,774 $47,556,174 17.6%
Total Expenditures $21,384 $269,459,784 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $9,238 $8,829,317,762 51.8%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,149 $1,098,638,023 6.4%
Staff $894 $854,825,435 5.0%
General Administration $198 $189,340,536 1.1%
School Administration $656 $626,728,689 3.7%
Operation $1,359 $1,298,651,332 7.6%
Transportation $699 $668,422,780 3.9%
Other $406 $388,136,507 2.3%
Total Support $5,362 $5,124,624,208 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,248 $3,104,553,880 18.2%
Total Expenditures $17,847 $17,058,595,089 100.0%
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%