William A. Walton Elementary School

William A. Walton Elementary School serves 550 students in grades PK-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the VA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 51% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 47%.
William A. Walton Elementary School operates within the Prince George County Public s School District.

Overview

The student population of 550 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 33 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 550 students
William A. Walton Elementary School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 33 teachers
William A. Walton Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade William A. Walton Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 16:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.62 is less than the state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (VA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1 15:1
William A. Walton Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
2%
6%
William A. Walton Elementary School Asian (1993-2012)
Hispanic
5%
12%
William A. Walton Elementary School Hispanic (1993-2012)
Black
38%
25%
William A. Walton Elementary School Black (1993-2012)
White
49%
53%
William A. Walton Elementary School White (1993-2012)
All Ethnic Groups William A. Walton Elementary School Sch Ethnicity William A. Walton Elementary 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.
0.62 0.64
William A. Walton Elementary 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.
24%
32%
William A. Walton Elementary 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.
14%
7%
William A. Walton Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 6,574 students has grown by 872% over five years.
School District Name Prince George County Public s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
8
6
Number of Students Managed 6,574 3,669
Prince George County Public s School District Number of Students Managed (1987-2012)
District Total Revenue $68 MM $43 MM
Prince George County Public s School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $78 MM $42 MM
Prince George County Public s School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $101,213 $11,282
Prince George County Public s School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $115,334 $11,065
Prince George 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 Vernon Johns Junior High School (3.6 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Vernon Johns Junior High School (3.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Walnut Hill Elementary School (3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Petersburg Walnut Hill Elementary School
    300 South Blvd
    Petersburg , VA , 23805
    (804)862-7005
    3  mi  |  617  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Prince George Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award L.l. Beazley Elementary School
    6700 Courthouse Rd
    Prince George , VA , 23875
    (804)733-2745
    3.1  mi  |  669  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Disputanta Crater Juvenile Detention Home
    Alternative School
    6102 County Dr
    Disputanta , VA , 23842
    (804)732-3803
    Alternative School
    3.1  mi  |  n/a  students  |  Gr.  n/a
  • Petersburg Robert E. Lee Elementary School
    51 Gibbons St
    Petersburg , VA , 23803
    (804)862-7007
    3.3  mi  |  420  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Petersburg Vernon Johns Junior High School
    3101 Homestead Dr
    Petersburg , VA , 23805
    (804)862-7020
    3.6  mi  |  599  students  |  Gr.  8-9

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