School Details

Arthur C Newby Elementary School 2

1849 Whitcomb Avenue, Speedway, IN 46224
(317) 241-0572
8

(out of 10)

Public Grades K-6 171 students 17 student/teacher

Test Scores by grade

87%
84%
85%
75%
80%
79%

Indiana Statewide Testing for Educational Progress-Plus (ISTEP+)

In 2011-2012 Indiana used the Indiana Statewide Testing for Educational Progress-Plus (ISTEP+) assessment to test students in grades 3 through 8 in English/language arts and math, grades 4 and 6 in science, and in grades 5 and 7 in social studies. The ISTEP+ is a standards-based test, which means it measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Indiana. The goal is for all students to score at the passing level on the test.
  • This school in 2013
  • School Town of Speedway average
  • Indiana state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

97%
91%
82%
93%
87%
79%
83%
85%
78%

Indiana Statewide Testing for Educational Progress-Plus (ISTEP+)

In 2011-2012 Indiana used the Indiana Statewide Testing for Educational Progress-Plus (ISTEP+) assessment to test students in grades 3 through 8 in English/language arts and math, grades 4 and 6 in science, and in grades 5 and 7 in social studies. The ISTEP+ is a standards-based test, which means it measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Indiana. The goal is for all students to score at the passing level on the test.
  • This school in 2013
  • School Town of Speedway average
  • Indiana state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

77%
82%
78%
82%
94%
86%
77%
85%
67%

Indiana Statewide Testing for Educational Progress-Plus (ISTEP+)

In 2011-2012 Indiana used the Indiana Statewide Testing for Educational Progress-Plus (ISTEP+) assessment to test students in grades 3 through 8 in English/language arts and math, grades 4 and 6 in science, and in grades 5 and 7 in social studies. The ISTEP+ is a standards-based test, which means it measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Indiana. The goal is for all students to score at the passing level on the test.
  • This school in 2013
  • School Town of Speedway average
  • Indiana state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

84%
85%
78%
100%
95%
82%
72%
75%
64%

Indiana Statewide Testing for Educational Progress-Plus (ISTEP+)

In 2011-2012 Indiana used the Indiana Statewide Testing for Educational Progress-Plus (ISTEP+) assessment to test students in grades 3 through 8 in English/language arts and math, grades 4 and 6 in science, and in grades 5 and 7 in social studies. The ISTEP+ is a standards-based test, which means it measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Indiana. The goal is for all students to score at the passing level on the test.
  • This school in 2013
  • School Town of Speedway average
  • Indiana state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

About this school

Arthur C Newby Elementary School 2 is a public elementary school in Speedway. The principal of Arthur C Newby Elementary School 2 is Dr Anthony Gagliano. 171 children attend Arthur C Newby Elementary School 2 and are mostly Hispanic; White, non-Hispanic; and Multiracial. 8% of the Arthur C Newby Elementary School 2 students are "limited in English proficiency." 36% of the 171 students here are paying reduced lunch prices. The student to teacher ratio at Arthur C Newby Elementary School 2 is 17:1. St. Christopher School is one of the nearest elementary schools.

Extracurricular activities

Sports

  • P.E. classes

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
Hispanic 9% 13%
White, non-Hispanic 66% 56%
Multiracial 4% 6%
Asian 4% 3%
Black, non-Hispanic 16% 21%
American Indian/Alaskan Native 1% 0.3%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0% 0%

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 36% 57%
Limited English proficiency 8% 11%

Community ratings & reviews

  • (4 years ago)

    My nephew attends Newby. It is a special school thanks to Dr. G. He is knows each child by name. He has taken care to find the most amazing staff.

  • (4 years ago)

    Small school - family community - great teachers - the best principal in Dr. Gagliano!

  • (5 years ago)

    Dr. G. has gone far beyond any other principal I know to help my son to succedd. I appreciate all his hard work and efforts towards that!

  • (10 years ago)

    Mr. G is an excellent principal. His desire to not only see each child succeed but to know them personally is above and beyond any principal I have ever met. This school has a unique atmosphere of family and education all in one. I can't say enough about the teachers and the principal.

  • (11 years ago)

    this is the best school! The teachers and administration keep this school safe and clean and really encourage and promote learning. I cannot say enough good things about Newby school. I have had 3 sons attend this school.

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Overall score

(based on 4 ratings & reviews)

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