Walton Middle School

Tel: (850)892-1280
Grades: 6-8

642 students

Walton Middle School serves 642 students in grades 6-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the FL average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 29% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 57%.
Walton Middle School operates within the Walton School District.

Overview

The student population of 642 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 47 teachers has grown by 9% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 642 students
Walton Middle School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 47 teachers
Students by Grade Walton Middle School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.47 is more than the state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (FL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1 15:1
Walton Middle School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Hispanic
6%
28%
Black
14%
23%
White
71%
43%
All Ethnic Groups Walton Middle School Sch Ethnicity Walton Middle School Sta Ethnicity
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.
0.47 0.45
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.
63%
49%
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.
9%
8%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 9,030 students has grown by 29% over five years.
School District Name Walton School District
Number of Schools
Managed
23
23
Number of Students Managed 9,030 9,989
Walton School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $90 MM $138 MM
Walton School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $102 MM $159 MM
Walton School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $12,810 $13,793
Walton School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $14,653 $15,882
Walton School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Walton Virtual School Full Time (1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Walton Virtual Franchise (1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Walton Virtual Franchise (1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Defuniak SpringsWalton Virtual School Full Time
    145 Park St
    Defuniak SpringsFL 32435
    (850)892-1100
    1 mi | 6 students | Gr. KG-12                      
  • Defuniak SpringsWalton Virtual Franchise
    145 Park St
    Defuniak SpringsFL 32435
    (850)892-1100
    1 mi | 5 students | Gr. 6-12                      
  • Defuniak SpringsNon-enrolled Prek Elementary School
    Special Education School
    145 Park St
    Defuniak SpringsFL 32435
    (850)892-1161
    Special Education School

    1 mi | n/a students | Gr. PK                      
  • Defuniak SpringsWalton Academy, Inc.
    Alternative School
    Charter School
    389 Dorsey Ave
    Defuniak SpringsFL 32435
    (850)892-3999
    Alternative School
    Charter School

    1.1 mi | 117 students | Gr. 6-12                      
  • Defuniak SpringsWalton Career Development Center
    Vocational School
    761 North 20th St
    Defuniak SpringsFL 32433
    (850)892-1240
    Vocational School

    1.7 mi | n/a students | Gr. 9-12                      

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Did You Know?
Defuniak Springs, FL public schools have a diversity scoreThe 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. of 0.38, which is lower than the Florida average of 0.42. The most diverse school in Defuniak Springs is West Defuniak Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Florida or national school diversity statistics.