School Details

Julian Newman Elementary School

517 Julian Newman Dr, Athens, AL 35611
(256) 233-6630
4

(out of 10)

Public Grades K-4 386 students 13 students/teacher (AL avg is 16)

Test Scores by grade

76%
83%
83%
82%
89%
87%

Alabama Reading and Mathematics Test (ARMT)

In 2011-2012 Alabama used the Alabama Reading and Mathematics Test (ARMT) to test students in grades 3 through 8 in reading and math. The ARMT is a standards-based test, which means it measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Alabama. The goal is for all students to score at or above the state standard.
  • This school in 2013
  • Athens City School District average
  • Alabama state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

76%
79%
82%
88%
87%
88%

Alabama Reading and Mathematics Test (ARMT)

In 2011-2012 Alabama used the Alabama Reading and Mathematics Test (ARMT) to test students in grades 3 through 8 in reading and math. The ARMT is a standards-based test, which means it measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Alabama. The goal is for all students to score at or above the state standard.
  • This school in 2013
  • Athens City School District average
  • Alabama state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

About this school

Julian Newman Elementary School is a public elementary school in Athens. The principal of Julian Newman Elementary School is Mr Darin G Aderholt and can be contacted at darin.aderholt@acs-k12.org. 386 children attend Julian Newman Elementary School and identify mostly as White, non-Hispanic; Black, non-Hispanic; and Hispanic. 49% of the 386 students here get reduced lunch prices. The ratio of students to teachers at Julian Newman Elementary School is 13:1. Athens Bible School is one of the nearest elementary schools.

Extracurricular activities

Arts

  • Chorus
  • Drawing painting
  • Orchestra

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
White, non-Hispanic 62% 60%
Black, non-Hispanic 23% 25%
Hispanic 13% 12%
Asian/Pacific Islander 1% 1%
Asian 1% %
Native American or Native Alaskan 0.3% 0%
Multiracial 0% 1%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0% 0%

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 49% 50%

Community ratings & reviews

  • (1 year ago)

    Julian Newman is the most supportive elementary school that I have seen. I have sent 3 of my 4 children through and they were excellent with all of them.

  • (4 years ago)

    Wonderful staff and administration. Teachers are creative and try to meet the needs of all the students. I love the caring friendly atmosphere.My son excelled and loves learning.

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Overall score

(based on 4 ratings & reviews)

  • Teacher quality
  • Principal leadership
  • Parent involvement

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