Leslie H Walton Middle School

Leslie H Walton Middle School serves 392 students in grades 6-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the VA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 24% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 47%.
Leslie H Walton Middle School operates within the Albemarle County Public s School District.

Overview

The student population of 392 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 35 teachers has grown by 25% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 392 students
Leslie H Walton Middle School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 35 teachers
Leslie H Walton Middle School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Leslie H Walton Middle School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.40 is less than the state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (VA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 11:1 15:1
Leslie H Walton Middle School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
2%
6%
Leslie H Walton Middle School Asian (1994-2012)
Hispanic
3%
12%
Leslie H Walton Middle School Hispanic (1993-2012)
Black
13%
25%
Leslie H Walton Middle School Black (1993-2012)
White
76%
53%
Leslie H Walton Middle School White (1993-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Leslie H Walton Middle School Sch Ethnicity Leslie H 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.
0.40 0.41
Leslie H Walton Middle School Diversity Score (1993-2012)
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.
28%
32%
Leslie H Walton Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1994-2012)
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.
6%
7%
Leslie H Walton Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 13,104 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Albemarle County Public s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
26
8
Number of Students Managed 13,104 3,801
Albemarle County Public s School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $182 MM $43 MM
Albemarle County Public s School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $193 MM $42 MM
Albemarle County Public s School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $14,214 $11,282
Albemarle County Public s School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $15,066 $11,065
Albemarle County Public s School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Monticello High School (6.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Buford Middle School (7.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Red Hill Elementary School (3 miles away)
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  • North GardenRed Hill Elementary School
    3901 Red Hill School Rd
    North GardenVA 22959
    (434)293-5332
    3 mi | 173 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • CharlottesvillePaul H Cale Elementary School
    1757 Avon St Extended
    CharlottesvilleVA 22902
    (434)293-7455
    5.9 mi | 623 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • CharlottesvilleMonticello High School
    1400 Independence Way
    CharlottesvilleVA 22902
    (434)244-3100
    6.5 mi | 1103 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • CharlottesvilleBlue Ridge Juvenile Detention Home
    Alternative School
    195 Peregory Ln
    CharlottesvilleVA 22902
    (434)951-9340
    Alternative School

    6.5 mi | n/a students | Gr.                       
  • CharlottesvilleJackson-via Elementary School
    508 Harris Rd
    CharlottesvilleVA 22903
    (434)245-2416
    6.7 mi | 315 students | Gr. PK-4                      

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