Massachusetts School and District Profiles

Newton

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Student attendance (% of students absent 10 or more days each year)
2015201620172018201920202021
Students Incl 13,045 13,162 13,290 13,301 13,198 13,025 12,233
Absent 10+ days # 3,446 2,718 3,258 3,690 3,875 1,673 935
NewtonAbsent 10+ days % 26.4% 20.7% 24.5% 27.7% 29.4% 12.8% 7.6%
Students Incl       
Absent 10+ days #       
Select a Comparable DistrictAbsent 10+ days %       
Students Incl 1,007,024 1,006,050 1,008,518 986,888 981,894 970,593 928,286
Absent 10+ days # 322,733 307,096 335,633 336,465 338,673 154,903 159,811
StateAbsent 10+ days % 32.0% 30.5% 33.3% 34.1% 34.5% 16.0% 17.2%

Chronically absent rate (% of students absent 10% or more each year)
2015201620172018201920202021
Students Incl 13,045 13,162 13,290 13,301 13,198 13,025 12,233
Chronically absent # 1,103 722 872 1,056 1,135 1,177 962
NewtonChronically absent % 8.5% 5.5% 6.6% 7.9% 8.6% 9.0% 7.9%
Students Incl       
Chronically absent #       
Select a Comparable DistrictChronically absent %       
Students Incl 1,007,024 1,006,050 1,008,518 986,888 981,894 970,593 928,286
Chronically absent # 129,734 123,617 136,352 130,217 126,575 125,998 158,191
StateChronically absent % 12.9% 12.3% 13.5% 13.2% 12.9% 13.0% 17.0%

Percentage of students suspended in-school at least once
20162017201820192020
Students Incl13,02813,21113,27013,14213,037
In-school # 141 174 202 221 128
NewtonIn-school % 1.1% 1.3% 1.5% 1.7% 1.0%
Students Incl     
In-school #     
Select a Comparable DistrictIn-school %     
Students Incl979,947980,433981,288976,789970,032
In-school # 18,514 16,669 17,742 18,100 11,836
StateIn-school % 1.9% 1.7% 1.8% 1.9% 1.2%

Percentage of students suspended out-of-school at least once
20162017201820192020
Students Incl13,02813,21113,27013,14213,037
Out-of-school # 76 86 126 128 68
NewtonOut-of-school % 0.6% 0.7% 0.9% 1.0% 0.5%
Students Incl     
Out-of-school #     
Select a Comparable DistrictOut-of-school %     
Students Incl979,947980,433981,288976,789970,032
Out-of-school # 28,740 27,093 28,456 29,174 19,819
StateOut-of-school % 2.9% 2.8% 2.9% 3.0% 2.0%

Annual dropout rate
201520162017201820192020
# Dropouts 6 10 6 11 12 11
Newton% Dropouts 0.2% 0.3% 0.2% 0.3% 0.3% 0.3%
# Dropouts      
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# Dropouts 5,346 5,523 5,172 5,408 5,186 4,501
State% Dropouts 1.9% 1.9% 1.8% 1.9% 1.8% 1.6%

4-year cohort graduation rate
20162017201820192020
Students Incl9629471,0291,0021,022
Newton% Graduated (4 Yrs)97.3%96.0%96.2%95.6%96.0%
Students Incl     
Select a Comparable District% Graduated (4 Yrs)     
Students Incl74,04573,24974,64175,06774,232
State% Graduated (4 Yrs)87.5%88.3%87.9%88.0%89.0%

5-year cohort graduation rate
20152016201720182019
Students Incl9119629471,0291,002
Newton% Graduated (5 Yrs)96.6%98.4%97.4%97.1%96.7%
Students Incl     
Select a Comparable District% Graduated (5 Yrs)     
Students Incl72,47474,04573,24974,64175,067
State% Graduated (5 Yrs)89.4%89.8%90.1%89.7%90.1%

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