PROFICIENCY 49% 29% higher than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
43%Baldwin County
47%Gulf Shores

J Larry Newton School is a school servicing grades KG to 6 and is located in the district of "Baldwin County" in Gulf Shores, AL. There are a total of 622 students and 37 teachers at J Larry Newton School, for a student to teacher ratio of 17 to 1. There are a total of 207 free lunch students and 21 reduced lunch students.

J Larry Newton School has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 48.5%, which is 29% higher than the Alabama average.


Student/Teacher ratio17:1
Free lunch207
Reduced lunch21


Advanced Placement
AP enrollmentn/a
Taking some coursesn/a
Taking some courses (not tests)n/a
Passing some coursesn/a
Passing no coursesn/a

Advanced placement (AP) is a program that offers high school students the ability to take college level courses and exams. These programs were created to be at the same level of most first year university courses. If the students were successful in the AP programs, they could potentially receive advanced placement, credit or exemptions when they go on to university. At J Larry Newton School, there are a total of n/a students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with n/a taking some courses.

Proficiency in mathematics comparison

Proficiency in languages comparison

Proficiency in mathematics by grade

High Schooln/a

Proficiency in languages by grade

High Schooln/a

The proficiency in math and languages tables represent the percentage of students that scored at or above the proficiency level on their standardized state assessment tests. Although these tests are standardized within each state, the tests may vary from state to state. Comparing the results of one state to another may not always be an accurate or fair comparison.

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J Larry Newton School race/ethnicity breakdown

Caucasian 81.7% 78.8% 57.4% 51.1%
African American 8.9% 13.6% 33.0% 15.9%
Asian 0.6% 1.0% 1.4% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 7.5% 5.8% 5.4% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 1.1% 0.7% 1.0% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.3% 0.1% 0.1% 0.4%
Multiracial 0.0% 0.1% 1.7% 3.1%

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Gulf Shores demographics profile

StatisticGulf ShoresAlabamaNational
Population density (sq mi)4149291
Median age47.038.637.7
Male/Female ratio0.8:10.9:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)62%57%55%
Speak English88%95%79%
Speak Spanish4%3%13%

Education level achieved in Gulf Shores

IndexGulf ShoresAlabamaNational
Completed 8th grade92.8%80.7%84.3%
Completed high school90.8%79.2%83.0%
Completed some college64.7%53.8%59.4%
Completed associate degree42.4%31.9%38.5%
Completed bachelors31.2%24.0%30.3%
Completed masters10.8%8.9%11.5%
Completed professional degree2.3%2.5%3.3%
Completed doctorate1.2%1.0%1.3%
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Source: The J Larry Newton School data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.
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