South Newton Senior High School

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6/10
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Reviews
2
Grades
9-12
Students
252
Type
Public
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This school is rated about average in school quality compared to other schools in the state. Students here perform above average on state tests, have about average college readiness measures, ... More

Academics
7/10
Test scores
Find out what state standardized test scores really tell you about a school – and what they don’t.

A promising sign:

Test scores at this school are above the state average. Because test scores in some states are so low, some students at this school may still not be performing at grade level


Parent tips

Even high-performing schools can have disparities between student groups. To understand how well this school serves all its students, review the information below in the Equity section. Understand what on-track learning looks like for your child and how you can help at home.


Subject
% Proficient
Biology I
48%
State avg: 44%
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Algebra I
72%
State avg: 70%
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English
87%
State avg: 79%
Details
6/10
College readiness
Learn more about how to help your child graduate ready for college. See how.

Worth a deeper look:

This school is about the same as the state average in key measures of college and career readiness, but depending on the state, average can mean only a minority of students are ready for college and career.

(Remember: high graduation rates don't mean much if students are graduating without the coursework and test scores they need to succeed.)


Parent tip

Ask the school what it’s doing to help all students succeed in advanced classes and prepare for college entrance tests.


4-year high school graduation rate
92%
State avg: 89%
Average SAT score
915
State avg: 989
Average ACT score
29
State avg: 22
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Equity
Environment
Students
Studies show that diversity in school leads to long-term benefits for students. Discover why!
White
87%
Hispanic
10%
Two or more races
1%
Black
1%
Native American or Native Alaskan
<1%
Asian
<1%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander
<1%
Teachers & staff
Parents often value small class sizes, but the truth is more complicated.
Students per teacher
4 :1
State avg: 17 :1
Students per counselor
251 :1
State avg: 552 :1
Percent of teachers with 3 or more years experience
95%
State avg: 85%
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Neighborhood
13102 South 50 East
Kentland, IN 47951
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