Waller Elementary School

Waller Elementary School serves 493 students in grades PK - 5.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the FL average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 6% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 59%.
Waller Elementary School operates within the Bay School District.

School Overview

The student population of 493 students has declined by 27% over five years.
The teacher population of 34 teachers has declined by 38% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 493 students
Waller Elementary School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Waller Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 34 teachers
Waller Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Waller Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.12 is less than the state average of 0.46. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (FL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1 16:1
Waller Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Hispanic
2%
30%
Waller Elementary School Black Students (1991-2014)
White
94%
41%
Waller Elementary School White Students (1988-2014)
Two or more races
4%
3%
Waller Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Waller Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown FL All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.12 0.46
Waller Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2014)
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.
78%
52%
Waller Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2014)
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.
10%
6%
Waller Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 27,053 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district revenue/student of $9,465 is less than the state average of $11,888. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The district spending/student of $9,610 is less than the state average of $12,571. The district spending/student has grown by 12% over four years.
School District Name Bay School District
Number of Schools
Managed
51
22
Number of Students Managed 27,053 10,137
Bay School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
District Total Revenue $245 MM $132 MM
Bay School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $249 MM $140 MM
Bay School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $9,465 $11,888
Bay School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $9,610 $12,571
Bay School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools:

The nearest high school is Deane Bozeman School (14.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Merritt Brown Middle School (11.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Tommy Smith Elementary School (11.4 miles away)
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  • Panama CityMerritt Brown Middle School
    11.3 miles | Grades: 6-8 | 793 students5044 Merritt Brown Way
    Panama CityFL 32404
    (850)767-3976
    11.36-8793
  • Panama CityTommy Smith Elementary School
    11.4 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 718 students5044 Tommy Smith Dr
    Panama CityFL 32404
    (850)767-1688
    11.4PK-5718
  • Panama CityDeer Point Elementary School
    11.6 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 616 students4800 Hwy 2321
    Panama CityFL 32404
    (850)767-5462
    11.6PK-5616
  • Panama CitySouthport Elementary School
    13.1 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 416 students1835 Bridge St
    Panama CityFL 32409
    (850)767-1636
    13.1PK-5416
  • Panama CityDeane Bozeman School
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    14.8 miles | Grades: PK-12 | 1181 students13410 Hwy 77
    Panama CityFL 32409
    (850)767-1300
    14.8PK-121181

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