Newhall Elementary School
11 May 2023 / by Crystal Brown
About Newhall Elementary School
Newhall Elementary School is an award-winning public school located in the heart of Santa Clarita, California. It is part of the William S. Hart Union High School District and is one of the top-rated elementary schools in the state.
At Newhall Elementary School, students receive a quality education that is focused on preparing them for college and career readiness. The school offers a wide range of academic programs, including core classes in math, science, and language arts, as well as electives like art, music, and physical education. The school also offers a variety of extracurricular activities and clubs, such as student government, robotics, and the National Junior Honor Society.
The school has a strong commitment to the community, and it offers a variety of volunteer and service opportunities for students. The school also has a strong focus on safety and security, and it is equipped with the latest technology to ensure the safety of its students and staff.
Newhall Elementary School is a great place for children to learn, grow, and thrive. With its commitment to academic excellence, safety, and community involvement, Newhall Elementary School is an excellent choice for families in the Santa Clarita area.
24607 N. Walnut St.
Newhall, CA 91321
K – 6
Overview Newhall Elementary School
Newhall Elementary School serves 921 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
Newhall Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 32% (which is lower than the California state average of 34%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 39% (which is lower than the California state average of 49%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 is higher than the California state level of 22:1.
Minority enrollment is 90% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 78% (majority Hispanic).
Verdict on Newhall Elementary School
Newhall Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 3,649 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.The diversity score of Newhall Elementary School is 0.36, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.63. The school’s diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.