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9761 County Road 32

Fairhope, AL 36532

(251) 990-3858

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Grades: K - 6

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 598

Students Per Teacher: 14

Parent Reviews

8 Parent Reviews for J Larry Newton School

This is my daughters first year at Newton. We moved here from another state. When deciding where to live in the area, school was our top factor. We had an excellent school before, and it only had a 5 Great Schools rating, so I had high hopes/expectations for Newton. They have missed the mark by far! ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 09/18/13

I think it is awful to not have a kindergarten graduation at this school. What a disappointment to these children and parents who have accomplished such a huge milestone in their life.

Posted by a parent on 05/23/13

I'm on this website researching schools in another state since we may be relocating, but thought I'd chime in the school my daughter is currently attending. If it's rated a '9', I'm a little scared at other schools that are below a 9! Don't get me wrong, it's okay, but I wouldn't call it a top notch ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 04/23/12

I have two children attending this school, I love the school. This school is probably the hidden gem within baldwin county. Coach Perez was the national coach of the year in 2006. All the teachers and staff really care about my children's sucess.

Posted by a parent on 05/30/09

I am a parent at J. Larry Newton and I have 2 children that attend. I would like to say that out of all the employees I have encountered at the school the office staff is actually the most outstanding. I absolutely adore them. They are wonderful, helpful and have never made me feel as though the questions ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 01/03/08

I have found that most of the teachers and employees of Newton are a bit reserved when approached with general questions however in getting to know individual people there it becomes easier to aquire information. I state this because I felt and sometimes still feel that usefull information for parents ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 10/30/07

I attended this school since the first year it was open up to my 7th grade year. I have to say that I absolutely loved it! It was awesome! Love it keep doing it! -Hannah

Posted by a student on 08/16/07

The atmosphere of the school is terrific for the community. The people are wonderful, and a 'family' atmosphere is present. My only disappointment with the school is one regarding teaching gifted children. My child is in Kindergarten and was recommended by her counselor for early placement in a gifted ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 12/04/05

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Test scores for J Larry Newton School

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Test Year: 2010
J Larry Newton School
Baldwin County Public Schools
* In 2009-2010 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.

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Fairhope schools — J Larry Newton School is located at 9761 County Road 32, Fairhope AL 36532. 9761 County Road 32 is in the 36532 ZIP code in Fairhope, AL The school district for J Larry Newton School is the Baldwin County Public Schools. J Larry Newton School is a Public school that serves grade levels K - 6.
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