Newton school information

Average Test Scores81%80%68%
Student/Teacher ratio17:115:116:1
Total public schools21,30779,235
Total private schoolsn/a35324,875
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a1027,965

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  • The average school test scores in Newton are 19% higher than the national average.
  • There are approximately 2 public schools in Newton.
  • 69.8% of people in Newton have completed 8th grade.
  • 66.9% of people in Newton have completed high school.
  • 8.6% of people in Newton have completed a bachelors degree.

Best Schools in Newton

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  • Newton Elem Sch523 South College StGrades: KG - 06Students: 238 · Ratio: 13:181
  • Wicksburg High Sch1172 S State Hwy 123Grades: KG - 12Students: 919 · Ratio: 16:181

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Education level achieved in Newton

Completed 8th grade69.8%79.9%83.8%
Completed high school66.9%78.3%82.4%
Completed some college40.8%52.6%58.4%
Completed associate degree17.3%30.6%37.2%
Completed bachelors8.6%23.1%29.3%
Completed masters3.3%8.6%11.0%
Completed professional degree0.3%2.5%3.2%
Completed doctorate0.3%1.0%1.3%

Highest level of education achieved in Newton (high school & post-secondary)

Nearby cities with high average school scores

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Rehobeth, AL1,60989%30%
Dothan, AL67,57485%24%
Ozark, AL14,83584%23%
Midland City, AL2,31182%20%
Headland, AL4,63778%14%
Newton, AL1,58181%19%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Bloomfield, NY1,58173%7%
Valley View, PA1,58279%15%
Sumrall, MS1,58069%1%
Gueydan, LA1,58071%4%
Seymour, WI1,58278%15%
Newton, AL1,58181%19%
Source: The Newton, AL education data displayed above is derived from the United States Census Bureau and from the National Center for Education Statistics. The average school test scores are based on all schools that completed test scores within the state. Average test scores are conducted by each state independently and the type of tests may change from one state to another. Test scores were not available for all schools within the state, but were available for the vast majority.