Newton County School District

  • 15305 HWY 15 SOUTH
  • DECATUR, MS 39327
  • (601) 635-2317
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District Overview

 DistrictState Average
Graduation Rate66.4%63.9%
Dropout Rate4.0%4.6%
Per Pupil Spending$7,246$7,705
Students Per Teacher14.914.7
Number of Schools4-
Number of Students1,916-
Number of (FTE) Teachers128-

Student Enrollment (2009-2010)

  Students Student/Teacher Ratio
Total Student Enrollment1,91614.9
Student Enrollment By Grade
  Students
Prekindergarten Students-
Kindergarten Students154
1st Grade Students150
2nd Grade Students162
3rd Grade Students148
4th Grade Students153
5th Grade Students173
6th Grade Students142
7th Grade Students152
8th Grade Students150
9th Grade Students145
10th Grade Students155
11th Grade Students111
12th Grade Students104
Ungraded Students25
Student Enrollment By Race
  Students
American Indian or Alaska Native39
Asian or Pacific Islander4
Hispanic34
Black (Non-Hispanic)422
White (Non-Hispanic)1,427
Student Enrollment By Gender
  Students
Male998
Female930

Faculty and Staff (2009-2010)

Teachers Per Grade Level
    Student/Teacher Ratio
Total Full Time Equivalent (FTE) Teachers12814.9
Prekindergarten Teachers--
Kindergarten Teachers9-
Elementary Teachers49-
Secondary Teachers52-
Teachers of Ungraded Classes18-
Instructional Faculty
   
Instructional Aides44
Instructional Coordinators and Supervisors1
Guidance Counselors & Directors
   
Total Guidance Counselors & Directors9
Elementary0.5
Secondary4
Other4
Librarians & Staff
   
Librarians2
Library Support Staff2
Administrators
   
Total Administrators & Support Staff99
Local Education Agency (LEA) Administrators6
LEA Administrative Support Staff7
School Administrators7
School Administrative Support Staff9
Student Support Services17
Other Support Services Staff53

District Financial Details (2008)

Revenues For Education
    Percent of Total
Total Revenues$15,859,000-
Total Local Revenues$3,983,00025.1%
Property Tax$1,864,00011.8%
Other School Systems$940,0005.9%
Tuition Fees from Pupils and Parents$57,0000.4%
Transportation Fees from Pupils and Parents$25,0000.2%
School Lunch$348,0002.2%
District Activity Receipts$321,0002.0%
Other Sales and Services$149,0000.9%
Rents and Royalties$38,0000.2%
Sale of Property$2,0000.01%
Interest Earnings$180,0001.1%
Private Contributions$13,0000.08%
Miscellaneous$46,0000.3%
Total State Revenues$10,073,00063.5%
General Formula Assistance$9,634,00060.7%
Compensatory and Basic Skills Programs$121,0000.8%
Vocational Education Programs$195,0001.2%
School Lunch Programs$5,0000.03%
Other Programs$118,0000.7%
Total Federal Revenues$1,803,00011.4%
Through State - Title I$420,0002.6%
Through State - Children With Disabilities (IDEA)$330,0002.1%
Through State - Safe and Drug Free Schools$10,0000.06%
Through State - Title V, Part A$57,0000.4%
Through State - Vocational and Tech Education$33,0000.2%
Through State - Child Nutrition Act$553,0003.5%
Through State - Other$213,0001.3%
Direct - Other$187,0001.2%
Expenditures For Education
    Percent of Total
Total Current Expenditures$14,014,000-
Total Instruction Expenditures$8,383,00059.8%
Total Support Services Expenditures$4,459,00031.8%
Student Support$739,0004.7%
Instructional Staff Support$456,0002.9%
General Administration Support$363,0002.3%
School Administration Support$863,0005.4%
Operation and Maintenance Support$1,082,0006.8%
Student Transportation Support$762,0004.8%
Other Support Services$194,0001.2%
Total Other Expenditures$1,172,0008.4%
Food Services$950,0006.0%
Other Services$222,0001.4%

Graduation and Dropout Details (2007-08)

Graduation Information
Overall Graduation Rate 66.4%
Total Diploma Count 91
Other High School Completion Certificate (OHC) Recipients 9
Dropout Information
  Dropouts Dropout Rate
Total Grades 9-12214.0%

Map and Listings of Schools Within Newton County School District

Schools Summary:
  • Schools: 4
  • Students: 1,916
  • Full-Time Equivalent Teachers: 128
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EAST CENTRAL ALTERNATIVE SCHOOL
Railroad St
Decatur, MS
Public | 3-12
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NEWTON COUNTY ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
15881 Hwy 15
Decatur, MS
Public | PK-5
946 17.6

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NEWTON COUNTY HIGH SCHOOL
16255 Hwy 503
Decatur, MS
Public | 6-12
982 17.2

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NEWTON COUNTY VOCATIONAL COMPLEX SCHOOL
15935 Hwy 15 North
Decatur, MS
Public | 9-12
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