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:
  • Due to Covid-19, standardized testing did not take place during the 2019-2020 academic school year. Test data: Reflects 2018 – 2019 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2018
  • Educational Environment: 2019 (latest available). Updated annually.
  • All data updated June 2021

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Newton School District Details

Newton School District
100 Walnut Street
Newtonville, MA 02460

12,779 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)

80 60 40 20 0
74%
51%
74%
53%
74%
50%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
District
State

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
C Burr School
171 Pine Street
Auburndale, MA, 02466
KG-05
Cabot School
229 Cabot Street
Newtonville, MA, 02460
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 Place
Newtonville, MA, 02460
06-08
Franklin School
125 Derby Street
West Newton, MA, 02465
KG-05
Horace Mann School
225 Nevada 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) 65.8% 60.3%
Black 5.0% 9.5%
Hispanic 8.1% 22.4%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 20.9% 7.5%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.2% 0.3%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE UNREPORTED UNREPORTED

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $12,893 $166,678,000 55.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,768 $22,852,000 7.6%
Staff $1,347 $17,413,000 5.8%
General Administration $186 $2,399,000 0.8%
School Administration $828 $10,709,000 3.6%
Operation $1,584 $20,474,000 6.8%
Transportation $630 $8,145,000 2.7%
Other $426 $5,511,000 1.8%
Total Support $6,768 $87,503,000 29.2%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,532 $45,659,000 15.2%
Total Expenditures $23,193 $299,840,000 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $10,619 $10,073,171,000 52.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,333 $1,264,777,000 6.6%
Staff $904 $857,898,000 4.5%
General Administration $199 $188,621,000 1.0%
School Administration $739 $701,244,000 3.7%
Operation $1,464 $1,388,867,000 7.3%
Transportation $854 $810,163,000 4.2%
Other $438 $415,688,000 2.2%
Total Support $5,932 $5,627,258,000 29.4%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,598 $3,412,797,000 17.9%
Total Expenditures $20,149 $19,113,226,000 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,069 $358,201,987,000 50.3%
Support Expenditures
Student $716 $36,303,849,544 5.1%
Staff $569 $28,839,133,000 4.1%
General Administration $233 $11,807,269,000 1.7%
School Administration $680 $34,450,660,000 4.8%
Operation $1,094 $55,418,509,000 7.8%
Transportation $494 $25,019,268,456 3.5%
Other $430 $21,796,799,000 3.1%
Total Support $4,216 $213,635,488,000 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,767 $140,198,177,000 19.7%
Total Expenditures $14,052 $712,035,652,000 100.0%