Newtown School District

  • 4 FAIRFIELD CIRCLECLE SOUT
  • NEWTOWN, CT 06470
  • (203) 426-7620
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District Overview

 DistrictState Average
Graduation Rate97.4%82.2%
Dropout Rate2.3%2.8%
Per Pupil Spending$12,811$14,642
Students Per Teacher13.411.7
Number of Schools9-
Number of Students5,602-
Number of (FTE) Teachers418-

Student Enrollment (2009-2010)

  Students Student/Teacher Ratio
Total Student Enrollment5,60213.4
Student Enrollment By Grade
  Students
Prekindergarten Students87
Kindergarten Students292
1st Grade Students365
2nd Grade Students396
3rd Grade Students413
4th Grade Students449
5th Grade Students429
6th Grade Students432
7th Grade Students468
8th Grade Students428
9th Grade Students465
10th Grade Students403
11th Grade Students432
12th Grade Students431
Ungraded Students-
Student Enrollment By Race
  Students
American Indian or Alaska Native3
Asian or Pacific Islander189
Hispanic177
Black (Non-Hispanic)71
White (Non-Hispanic)5,050
Student Enrollment By Gender
  Students
Male2,838
Female2,652

Faculty and Staff (2009-2010)

Teachers Per Grade Level
    Student/Teacher Ratio
Total Full Time Equivalent (FTE) Teachers41813.4
Prekindergarten Teachers--
Kindergarten Teachers8-
Elementary Teachers273-
Secondary Teachers128-
Teachers of Ungraded Classes10-
Instructional Faculty
   
Instructional Aides153
Instructional Coordinators and Supervisors12
Guidance Counselors & Directors
   
Total Guidance Counselors & Directors10
Elementary4
Secondary6
Other-
Librarians & Staff
   
Librarians8
Library Support Staff8
Administrators
   
Total Administrators & Support Staff260
Local Education Agency (LEA) Administrators10
LEA Administrative Support Staff32
School Administrators-
School Administrative Support Staff9
Student Support Services15
Other Support Services Staff194

District Financial Details (2008)

Revenues For Education
    Percent of Total
Total Revenues$78,782,000-
Total Local Revenues$64,677,00082.1%
Parent Government Contributions$62,962,00079.9%
Other School Systems$2,0000.00%
Tuition Fees from Pupils and Parents$19,0000.02%
School Lunch$1,595,0002.0%
District Activity Receipts$28,0000.04%
Rents and Royalties$31,0000.04%
Private Contributions$19,0000.02%
Miscellaneous$21,0000.03%
Total State Revenues$12,743,00016.2%
General Formula Assistance$3,658,0004.6%
Special Education Programs$2,183,0002.8%
School Lunch Programs$16,0000.02%
Capital Outlay and Debt Services Programs$1,036,0001.3%
Transportation Programs$181,0000.2%
Other Programs$100,0000.1%
State Revenues on Behalf - Employee Benefits$5,569,0007.1%
Total Federal Revenues$1,362,0001.7%
Through State - Title I$162,0000.2%
Through State - Children With Disabilities (IDEA)$910,0001.2%
Through State - Math, Science and Teacher Quality$90,0000.1%
Through State - Safe and Drug Free Schools$12,0000.02%
Through State - Title V, Part A$5,0000.01%
Through State - Vocational and Tech Education$37,0000.05%
Through State - Child Nutrition Act$145,0000.2%
Through State - Other$1,0000.00%
Expenditures For Education
    Percent of Total
Total Current Expenditures$72,101,000-
Total Instruction Expenditures$42,595,00059.1%
Total Support Services Expenditures$26,978,00037.4%
Student Support$4,685,0005.9%
Instructional Staff Support$1,833,0002.3%
General Administration Support$1,098,0001.4%
School Administration Support$3,650,0004.6%
Operation and Maintenance Support$9,023,00011.5%
Student Transportation Support$4,675,0005.9%
Other Support Services$2,014,0002.6%
Total Other Expenditures$2,528,0003.5%
Food Services$1,768,0002.2%
Enterprise Operations$760,0001.0%

Graduation and Dropout Details (2007-08)

Graduation Information
Overall Graduation Rate 97.4%
Total Diploma Count 416
Other High School Completion Certificate (OHC) Recipients -
Dropout Information
  Dropouts Dropout Rate
Total Grades 9-12402.3%

Map and Listings of Schools Within Newtown School District

Schools Summary:
  • Schools: 9
  • Students: 5,602
  • Full-Time Equivalent Teachers: 418
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HAWLEY ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
29 Church Hill Rd
Newtown, CT
Public | KG-4
420 16.8

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HEAD O'MEADOW ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
94 Boggs Hill Rd
Newtown, CT
Public | KG-4
375 14.4

5 out of 5
1 Review
MIDDLE GATE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
7 Cold Spring Rd
Newtown, CT
Public | KG-4
495 16.0

5 out of 5
1 Review
NEWTOWN HIGH SCHOOL
12 Berkshire Rd
Sandy Hook, CT
Public | 9-12
1,731 14.2

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NEWTOWN MIDDLE SCHOOL
11 Queen St
Newtown, CT
Public | 7-8
896 12.9

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NEWTOWN PRESCHOOL
94 Boggs Hill Rd
Newtown, CT
Public | PK
87 29.0

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NEWTOWN PRESCHOOL AT RIS
3 Trades Ln
Newtown, CT
Public | Unknown
- -

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REED INTERMEDIATE SCHOOL
3 Trades Ln
Newtown, CT
Public | 5-6
861 14.6

4 out of 5
2 Reviews
SANDY HOOK ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
12 Dickinson Dr
Sandy Hook, CT
Public | KG-4
625 16.0

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