Newsome High School Overview

2014 Academic Indicators
College Readiness Index
58.3
Math Proficiency
2.3
Reading Proficiency
3.2
Student/Teacher Ratio
19:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 2,273 Students
  • 118 Teachers

Newsome High School
16550 FISHHAWK BLVD
LITHIA, FL 33547

Phone: (813) 740-4600

District: Hillsborough County Public Schools

Overview

At Newsome High School, students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Newsome High School is 79 percent. The student body makeup is 51 percent male and 49 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 27 percent. Newsome High School is 1 of 41 high schools in the Hillsborough County Public Schools.

Rankings / Awards

This details how this school compares with others based on U.S. News ranking criteria.

Medal Awarded None
National Rank
Unranked

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Students / Teachers

These counts and percentages of students and teachers are from data reported by schools to the government.

Total Enrollment 2,273
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 27%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 14%
Full-Time Teachers 118

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Test Scores

U.S. News calculates these values based on student performance on state exit exams and internationally available exams on college-level course work (AP®/IB exams).

Proficient in Reading 71%
Proficient in Math 42%
College Readiness Index 58.3

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

Grades Served 09 – 12
Setting Fringe Rural
Charter School No
Magnet School No
Receives Title I Funding No

District

This information relates to high schools run by this school's state operating agency. Many districts contain only one high school.

Total Schools 41
Total Students 56,111
Proficient in Reading (district average) 48%
Proficient in Math (district average) 29%
College Readiness (district average) 36.5

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Nearby Schools

Newsome High School is 1 of 41 schools in the Hillsborough County Public Schools.

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