Walnut Grove Elementary School

1961 Joe Quick Rd

New Market, AL 35761-9637

Grades: PK-5

239 students

Walnut Grove Elementary School serves 239 students in grades PK-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the AL average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 16% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is less than the state average of 43%.
Walnut Grove Elementary School operates within the Madison County School District.

Overview

The student population of 239 students has declined by 5% over five years.
The teacher population of 21 teachers has grown by 23% over five years.
Awards Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2013)
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 239 students
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 21 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.29 is less than the state average of 0.31. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (AL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 12:1 15:1
American Indian
8%
1%
Asian
1%
1%
Hispanic
2%
5%
Black
4%
34%
White
84%
57%
Two or more races
1%
1%
All Ethnic Groups
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.
0.29 0.31
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.
48%
52%
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.
8%
6%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 19,764 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district revenue/student of $8,564 is less than the state average of $9,620. The district revenue/student has grown by 16% over four years.
The district spending/student of $9,662 is less than the state average of $10,180. The district spending/student has grown by 24% over four years.
School District Name Madison County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
29
7
Number of Students Managed 19,764 2,979
District Total Revenue $169 MM $29 MM
District Spending $191 MM $31 MM
District Revenue / Student $8,564 $9,620
District Spending / Student $9,662 $10,180
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Hazel Green High School (4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is New Market School (4.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Lynn Fanning Elementary School (3.9 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • MeridianvilleLynn Fanning Elementary School
    8861 Moores Mill Rd
    MeridianvilleAL 35759
    (256)828-6592
    3.9 mi | Gr. KG-5 | 716 students                      
  • Hazel GreenHazel Green High School
    1 Negative Reviews
    14380 Hwy 231431 North
    Hazel GreenAL 35750
    (256)828-0764
    4 mi | Gr. 8-12 | 1363 students                      
  • Hazel GreenHazel Green Elementary School
    14250 Hwy 231431 North
    Hazel GreenAL 35750
    (256)828-6109
    4.1 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 970 students                      
  • New MarketNew Market School
    155 College St
    New MarketAL 35761
    (256)379-2751
    4.8 mi | Gr. PK-9 | 430 students                      
  • Hazel GreenMeridianville Middle School
    12975 Hwy 231431 North
    Hazel GreenAL 35750
    (256)829-1165
    5.5 mi | Gr. 6-9 | 987 students                      

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