Walton Elementary Middle School

90 School Dr,

Walton, WV, 25286-9801

Tel: (304)577-6731
Grades: PK-8

383 students

Walton Elementary Middle School serves 383 students in grades PK-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is equal to the WV average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 3% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 8%.
Walton Elementary Middle School operates within the Roane County s School District.

Overview

The student population of 383 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 28 teachers has declined by 6% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-8
Total Students 383 students
Walton Elementary Middle School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 28 teachers
Walton Elementary Middle School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Walton Elementary Middle School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has increased from 13:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.06 is less than the state average of 0.30. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (WV) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1 14:1
Walton Elementary Middle School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
1%
Walton Elementary Middle School Asian (1999-2007)
Hispanic
n/a
1%
Black
1%
5%
Walton Elementary Middle School Black (1999-2012)
White
97%
92%
Walton Elementary Middle School White (1990-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Walton Elementary Middle School Sch Ethnicity Walton Elementary 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.
0.06 0.30
Walton Elementary Middle School Diversity Score (2001-2012)
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.
53%
45%
Walton Elementary Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2012)
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.
11%
8%
Walton Elementary Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 2,485 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Roane County s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
6
12
Number of Students Managed 2,485 3,727
Roane County s School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $25 MM $44 MM
Roane County s School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $25 MM $44 MM
Roane County s School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $9,651 $11,815
Roane County s School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $9,692 $11,723
Roane County s School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, WV Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Roane County High School (9.9 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Spencer Middle School (12 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Geary Elementary School (8.4 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Left Hand Geary Elementary School
    9538 Clay Rd
    Left Hand , WV , 25251
    (304)565-3721
    8.4  mi  |  326  students  |  Gr.  PK-8
  • Spencer Roane County High School
    One Raider Way
    Spencer , WV , 25276
    (304)927-6420
    9.9  mi  |  705  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Clendenin Herbert Hoover High School
    275 Elk River Rd South
    Clendenin , WV , 25045
    (304)965-3394
    10.6  mi  |  734  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Spencer Spencer Elementary School
    85 Clay Rd
    Spencer , WV , 25276
    (304)927-6428
    11.1  mi  |  524  students  |  Gr.  PK-4
  • Clendenin Clendenin Elementary School
    503 Maywood Ave
    Clendenin , WV , 25045
    (304)965-5311
    11.5  mi  |  334  students  |  Gr.  PK-5

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