Thornton Elementary School

301 West 18th St, Newton, NC 28658 | (828) 464-2631
  • Grades: PK-5
  • Student Enrollment: 451
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5 out of 5 | 2 Reviews
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
  • Enrolls 451 preschool and elementary school students from grades PK-5
  • 2010 Overall School AYP Met Status: Yes
Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 301 W 18th Street, Newton, NC 28658
  • Principal or Admin: Ms Tammy Brown
  • Fax: (828) 464-5891
  • Website:
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
    All students of this school are eligible for participation in authorized programs.
Additional School Details
School Calendar Description: Traditional
School Schedule: Semester
Accreditation Status: Southern Association of Colleges
School District Details

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 451
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 25.7
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 17.6
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 221 (49.0%)
  • Females: 230 (51.0%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 35 (7.8%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 289 (64.1%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 324 (71.8%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Thornton Elementary School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian--
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Thornton Elementary School
  Number Percent
1st Grade7917.5%
2nd Grade7917.5%
3rd Grade7416.4%
4th Grade7115.7%
5th Grade6514.4%
Source: NC Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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Overall Rating: 5

5 out of 5 | 2 Reviews
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2 reviews for Thornton Elementary School

  • Reviewed by Former Student on March 11, 2010
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • dakota wallace say that it the best school ever
  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on September 19, 2009
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • good school ,staff and programs congratulations

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