Newton High School

Science Performance

How students performed on the end-of-year Science assessment (grades 5 and 8) or the end-of-course Biology I assessment (high school) determines how proficient the student is in the subject area.

Accountability Data

The Mississippi Statewide Accountability System is a single “A” through “F” school and district accountability system. Click any chart to get detailed information on the measure.

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COVID-19 pandemic disruptions continue to be reflected in 2021-2022 accountability data, particularly growth data. Growth calculations for some high school students required measuring growth from the 2018-2019 school year, and overall student performance on assessments improved since the first full year of pandemic-era schooling in 2020-2021. Additionally, students did not have to pass end-of-course high school assessments in 2020-2021, which affected the 2021-22 graduation rate.

Science Performance Overview

Level 1
Minimal
Level 2
Basic
Level 3
Passing
Level 4
Proficient
Level 5
Advanced

Mississippi

Newton Municipal School District

Newton High School

Science Performance by Subgroup

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Level 1
Minimal
Level 2
Basic
Level 3
Passing
Level 4
Proficient
Level 5
Advanced

All

Female

Male

Black or African American

White

Two or More Races

Students without Disabilities

Economically Disadvantaged

Non Economically Disadvantaged

Students with Disabilities

Military Connected

Science Performance Data

All

  • Level 1 15.9%
  • Level 2 14.3%
  • Level 3 28.6%
  • Level 4 33.3%
  • Level 5 7.9%

Female

  • Level 1 13.3%
  • Level 2 20.0%
  • Level 3 23.3%
  • Level 4 33.3%
  • Level 5 10.0%

Male

  • Level 1 18.2%
  • Level 2 9.1%
  • Level 3 33.3%
  • Level 4 33.3%
  • Level 5 6.1%

Black or African American

  • Level 1 16.7%
  • Level 2 13.3%
  • Level 3 28.3%
  • Level 4 35.0%
  • Level 5 6.7%

White

  • Level 1 0.0%
  • Level 2 91-100%
  • Level 3 0.0%
  • Level 4 0.0%
  • Level 5 0.0%

Two or More Races

  • Level 1 0.0%
  • Level 2 0.0%
  • Level 3 41-50%
  • Level 4 0.0%
  • Level 5 41-50%

Students without Disabilities

  • Level 1 8.0%
  • Level 2 10.0%
  • Level 3 32.0%
  • Level 4 40.0%
  • Level 5 10.0%

Economically Disadvantaged

  • Level 1 15.9%
  • Level 2 14.3%
  • Level 3 28.6%
  • Level 4 33.3%
  • Level 5 7.9%

Non Economically Disadvantaged

  • Level 1 0-10%
  • Level 2 0-10%
  • Level 3 0-10%
  • Level 4 0-10%
  • Level 5 0-10%

Students with Disabilities

  • Level 1 46.2%
  • Level 2 30.8%
  • Level 3 15.4%
  • Level 4 7.7%
  • Level 5 0.0%

Military Connected

  • Level 1
  • Level 2 0.0%
  • Level 3 0.0%
  • Level 4 0.0%
  • Level 5 91-100%

Mississippi Department of Education

PO Box 771
Jackson, MS 39205
(601) 359-3513

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Last updated 02/16/2024