New Town Elementary

Public PK, KG-5

 1100 Waxhaw-Indian Tr. Rd.
       Waxhaw, NC  28173


 (704) 290-1525

 School Website

District: Union County Public Schools

SchoolDigger Rank:
14th of 1,434 North Carolina Elementary Schools


Student/teacher ratio:  18.9
Number of students:  966

Racial breakdown:
White:
79.0%
Hispanic:
6.2%
Asian:
6.0%
Free/discounted lunch recipients:  6.2%

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We updated the 2017-18 rankings and test scores for this school on Wednesday, September 5, 2018.


Performance Trends
Compare Details In 2018, New Town Elementary ranked better than 99% of elementary schools in North Carolina. It also ranked 4th among 30 ranked elementary schools in the Union County Public Schools District. (See more...)
Compare Details In 2018 the calculated Average Standard Score was 96.03. (See more...)
Student Body
Compare Details New Town Elementary has the largest elementary school student body size in the Union County Public Schools District. Racial makeup is: White (79%), Hispanic (6.2%), Asian (6%). (See more...)
Compare Details 6.2% of students are receiving a free or discounted lunch. (See more...)
Teachers
Compare Details The student/teacher ratio at New Town Elementary is 18.9, which is the highest among 30 elementary schools in the Union County Public Schools District! (See more...)
Compare New Town Elementary employs 51 full-time teachers.
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Schooldigger 2018 Rankings:

New Town Elementary:

SchoolDigger ranks New Town Elementary 14th of 1434 North Carolina public elementary schools. (See New Town Elementary in the ranking list.)

Union County Public Schools:

SchoolDigger ranks Union County Public Schools 46th of 199 North Carolina school districts. (See district ranking list.)

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Rank History for New Town Elementary

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Year Avg Standard Score Statewide Rank Total # Ranked Elementary Schools NC State Percentile SchoolDigger Rating
2008 93.18 33rd 1324 97.5%
2009 90.71 39th 1354 97.1%
2010 90.96 24th 1363 98.2%
2011 90.52 29th 1381 97.9%
2012 90.39 31st 1388 97.8%
2013 95.63 34th 1403 97.6%
2014 93.40 62nd 1390 95.5%
2015 95.52 21st 1440 98.5%
2016 94.51 27th 1425 98.1%
2017 96.54 8th 1429 99.4%
2018 96.03 14th 1434 99.0%

Data source: test scores: North Carolina Dept of Public Instruction, rankings: SchoolDigger.com

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Data source: North Carolina Dept of Public Instruction

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by a parent
Thursday, February 22, 2018

Open Quote A fantastic school with caring teachers and staff. Challenging and supportive. couldnt have been happier. Close Quote


Enrollment information for New Town Elementary

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Year White African American Asian Hispanic American Indian Pacific Islander Two or More Races Not Specified Total
2007 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
2008 748 50 17 22 1 n/a n/a 26 864
2009 752 76 15 23 1 n/a n/a 0 867
2010 809 82 20 23 0 n/a n/a 0 934
2011 807 34 19 45 0 1 19 0 925
2012 702 28 15 43 0 0 65 0 853
2013 750 33 20 49 0 0 24 0 876
2014 777 38 21 50 0 0 25 0 911
2015 807 52 51 60 0 2 29 0 1001
2016 763 50 58 60 1 2 32 0 966

Data source: National Center for Education Statistics, U.S. Dept of Education.

About Enrollment/Ethnicity
For more information about how the Department of Education defines ethnicity, see Defining Race and Ethnicity Data, National Center for Education Statistics

Students eligible for free or discounted lunch at New Town Elementary

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Year # Students Fulltime Teachers Student/Teacher ratio % Free/Discounted Lunch
2007 n/a n/a n/a n/a
2008 864 47.0 18.4 n/a
2009 867 52.6 16.5 n/a
2010 934 51.0 18.3 10.3
2011 925 52.6 17.5 7.7
2012 853 48.4 17.6 8.9
2013 876 50.9 17.2 8.1
2014 911 52.0 17.5 8.2
2015 1001 53.0 18.8 6.9
2016 966 51.0 18.9 6.2

Data source: National Center for Education Statistics, U.S. Dept of Education.

About Students eligible for discounted/free lunch
For information about the National School Lunch Program, see the USDA Website

Student/Teacher Ratio New Town Elementary

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Year # Students Fulltime Teachers Student/Teacher ratio % Free/Discounted Lunch
2007 n/a n/a n/a n/a
2008 864 47.0 18.4 n/a
2009 867 52.6 16.5 n/a
2010 934 51.0 18.3 10.3
2011 925 52.6 17.5 7.7
2012 853 48.4 17.6 8.9
2013 876 50.9 17.2 8.1
2014 911 52.0 17.5 8.2
2015 1001 53.0 18.8 6.9
2016 966 51.0 18.9 6.2

Data source: National Center for Education Statistics, U.S. Dept of Education.

About Student-Teacher Ratio
Student/teacher ratio is calculated by dividing the total number of students by the total number of full-time equivalent teachers. Please note that a smaller student/teacher ratio does not necessarily translate to smaller class size. In some instances, schools hire teachers part time, and some teachers are hired for specialized instruction with very small class sizes. These and other factors contribute to the student/teacher ratio. Note: For private schools, Student/teacher ratio may not include Pre-Kindergarten.




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SchoolDigger data sources: National Center for Education Statistics, U.S. Department of Education, the U.S. Census Bureau and the North Carolina Dept of Public Instruction.

IMPORTANT DISCLAIMERS: Not all boundaries are included. We make every effort to ensure that school and district boundary data are up-to-date. But it's important to note that these are approximations and are for general informational purposes only. To verify legal descriptions of boundaries or school locations, contact your local tax assessor's office and/or school district.





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