PROFICIENCY 24% 16% lower than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
25%NEWPORT SCHOOL DISTRICT
25%Newport
28%Arkansas

Newport High School is a school servicing grades 7 to 12 and is located in the district of "NEWPORT SCHOOL DISTRICT" in Newport, AR. There are a total of 560 students and 55 teachers at Newport High School, for a student to teacher ratio of 11 to 1. There are a total of 352 free lunch students and 77 reduced lunch students.

Newport High School has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 23.5%, which is 16% lower than the Arkansas average.

Academics

Students/Teachers
Students560
Teachers55.13
Student/Teacher ratio11:1
Free lunch352
Reduced lunch77

 

Advanced Placement
AP enrollment74
Taking some courses74
Taking some courses (not tests)0
Passing some courses<=2
Passing no courses70

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 Newport High School, there are a total of 74 students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with 74 taking some courses.

Proficiency in mathematics comparison

Proficiency in languages comparison

Proficiency in mathematics by grade

GradeProficiency
All21%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
6n/a
720-24%
815-19%
High School20-24%

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
All26%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
6n/a
730-34%
825-29%
High School20-24%

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.

Newport High School race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictArkansasNational
White 54.7% 51.4% 64.2% 51.1%
Black 37.9% 38.0% 19.7% 15.9%
Asian 0.5% 0.5% 1.5% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 5.9% 7.0% 11.3% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.0% 0.2% 0.7% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.6% 0.4%
Multiracial 1.1% 2.9% 1.9% 3.1%

Newport demographics profile

StatisticNewportArkansasNational
Population7,7813,017,825328,239,523
Population density (sq mi)5745891
Median age36.237.737.7
Male/Female ratio0.7:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)38%58%55%
Speak English98%93%79%
Speak Spanish2%5%13%

Education level achieved in Newport

IndexNewportArkansasNational
Completed 8th grade64.9%80.7%84.3%
Completed high school61.3%79.0%83.0%
Completed some college38.4%50.5%59.4%
Completed associate degree15.9%27.9%38.5%
Completed bachelors10.5%21.5%30.3%
Completed masters3.4%7.6%11.5%
Completed professional degree0.4%2.2%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.0%0.9%1.3%
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Source: The Newport High School data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.