New Town Elementary School

Serves grades PK - 5

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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 2016 – 2017 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2015
  • Educational Environment: 2017 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
1100 Waxhaw Indian Tr. Rd.
Waxhaw, NC 28173
Phone
(704) 290-1525
District
UNION COUNTY PUBLIC SCHOOLS
County
UNION COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
919
Classroom Teachers
48

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to North Carolina

10

(10 is best)

Better than 99.4% of NC schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

10

(10 is best)

New Town Elementary School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 3

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 84 48
Proficiency in Reading 78 44
Proficiency in Math 90 53

Grade 4

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 87 48
Proficiency in Reading 82 45
Proficiency in Math 91 50

Grade 5

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 82 47
Proficiency in Reading 79 41
Proficiency in Math 85 53

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 19.15
AVG FOR DISTRICT 16.41
AVG FOR STATE 15.48
AVG FOR NATION 16.50
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade pk 3 0.3%
Kindergarten 106 11.5%
Grade 1 131 14.3%
Grade 2 134 14.6%
Grade 3 163 17.7%
Grade 4 200 21.8%
Grade 5 182 19.8%
Total 919 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 79.5% 65.1% 51.0%
Black 5.7% 13.2% 26.6%
Hispanic 5.9% 17.9% 17.6%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 8.7% 3.6% 3.3%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.2% 0.3% 1.5%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 5.1% 33.5% 57.2%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 4.6% 29.5% 53.0%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 0.5% 4.0% 4.3%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 222,095 10,273,419
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 347.3 208
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 6.0% 6.0%
5-19 YEARS OLD 25.0% 19.5%
20-44 YEARS OLD 29.9% 33.1%
45-64 YEARS OLD 27.4% 26.3%
65 OR OLDER 11.7% 15.1%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 73,709 3,874,346
Single Parent Households With Children 10.1% 11.3%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 89.8% 86.9%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 34.0% 29.9%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 16.2% 8.7%
$100,000 - $149,999 16.9% 11.7%
$75,000 - $99,999 14.3% 11.8%
$50,000 - $74,999 17.9% 18.1%
$30,000 - $49,999 16.5% 20.1%
$15,000 - $29,999 11.1% 16.6%
$15,000 or less 7.1% 13.0%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $4,982 $210,235,418 55.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $434 $18,314,366 4.8%
Staff $207 $8,735,193 2.3%
General Administration $71 $2,996,129 0.8%
School Administration $479 $20,213,321 5.3%
Operation $746 $31,480,454 8.2%
Transportation $464 $19,580,336 5.1%
Other $297 $12,533,103 3.3%
Total Support $2,697 $113,810,703 29.8%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,371 $57,854,829 15.2%
Total Expenditures $9,050 $381,900,950 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,442 $8,441,203,249 56.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $425 $659,132,007 4.4%
Staff $311 $482,027,256 3.2%
General Administration $131 $203,931,060 1.4%
School Administration $561 $870,279,909 5.8%
Operation $712 $1,104,958,182 7.4%
Transportation $359 $556,694,959 3.7%
Other $285 $442,267,846 3.0%
Total Support $2,785 $4,319,313,970 29.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,383 $2,144,679,288 14.4%
Total Expenditures $9,609 $14,905,154,259 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,187 $370,071,182,734 52.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $632 $32,552,249,701 4.6%
Staff $522 $26,871,170,551 3.8%
General Administration $218 $11,205,514,316 1.6%
School Administration $643 $33,118,729,386 4.7%
Operation $1,057 $54,423,429,117 7.7%
Transportation $497 $25,596,058,378 3.6%
Other $416 $21,407,079,047 3.0%
Total Support $3,984 $205,172,626,109 28.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,638 $135,865,864,952 19.1%
Total Expenditures $13,810 $711,111,010,069 100.0%