Original Walker-grant Elementary School

Original Walker-grant Elementary School serves 180 students in grades PK.
The student:teacher ratio of 45:1 is higher than the VA average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 85% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 48%.
Original Walker-grant Elementary School operates within the Fredericksburg City School District.

School Overview

The student population of 180 students has grown by 8% over five years.
The teacher population of 4 teachers has declined by 20% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades: PK
Total Students 180 students
Original Walker-grant Elementary School Total Students (2005-2014)
Gender % Original Walker-grant Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 4 teachers
Original Walker-grant Elementary School Total Teachers (2005-2014)

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 45:1 has increased from 4:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.68 is more than the state average of 0.42. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (VA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 45:1 16:1
Original Walker-grant Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (2005-2014)
Asian
4%
6%
Original Walker-grant Elementary School Asian Students (2008-2014)
Hispanic
18%
13%
Original Walker-grant Elementary School Black Students (2005-2014)
Black
51%
23%
Original Walker-grant Elementary School Black Students (2005-2014)
White
15%
52%
Original Walker-grant Elementary School White Students (2005-2014)
Two or more races
12%
5%
Original Walker-grant Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2009-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Original Walker-grant Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown VA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.68 0.42
Original Walker-grant Elementary School Diversity Score (2005-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
91%
33%
Original Walker-grant Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (2005-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
1%
6%
Original Walker-grant Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2005-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 3,457 students has grown by 21% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $12,542 is higher than the state average of $10,576. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The district spending/student of $13,197 is higher than the state average of $10,658. The district spending/student has declined by 40% over four years.
School District Name Fredericksburg City School District
Number of Schools
Managed
5
4
Number of Students Managed 3,457 3,815
Fredericksburg City School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
District Total Revenue $38 MM $42 MM
Fredericksburg City School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $40 MM $42 MM
Fredericksburg City School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $12,542 $10,576
Fredericksburg City School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $13,197 $10,658
Fredericksburg City School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools:

The nearest high school is James Monroe High School (1.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Walker-grant Middle School (2.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Ferry Farm Elementary School (1.4 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • FredericksburgFerry Farm Elementary School
    1.4 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 636 students20 Pendleton Rd
    FredericksburgVA 22405
    (540)373-7366
    1.4PK-5636
  • FredericksburgHugh Mercer Elementary School
    1.5 miles | Grades: KG-2 | 908 students2100 Cowan Blvd
    FredericksburgVA 22401
    (540)372-1115
    1.5KG-2908
  • FredericksburgJames Monroe High School
    1.5 miles | Grades: 9-12 | 922 students2300 Washington Ave
    FredericksburgVA 22401
    (540)372-1100
    1.59-12922
  • FredericksburgLafayette Upper Elementary School
    2.2 miles | Grades: 3-5 | 704 students3 Learning Ln
    FredericksburgVA 22401
    (540)310-0029
    2.23-5704
  • FredericksburgWalker-grant Middle School
    2.2 miles | Grades: 6-8 | 743 studentsOne Learning Ln
    FredericksburgVA 22401
    (540)372-1145
    2.26-8743

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