Walnut Grove Elementary School

1961 Joe Quick Rd

New Market, AL 35761-9637

Tel: (256)828-4677
Grades PK-5
229 students
Walnut Grove Elementary School serves 229 students in grades PK - 5.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the AL average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority American Indian and Asian), which is more than the state average of 43%.
Walnut Grove Elementary School operates within the Madison County School District.

School Overview

The student population of 229 students has declined by 22% over five years.
The teacher population of 18 teachers has grown by 20% over five years.
Awards Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2013)
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 229 students
Walnut Grove Elementary School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Walnut Grove Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 18 teachers
Walnut Grove Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Walnut Grove Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.28 is less than the state average of 0.32. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (AL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 13:1 16:1
Walnut Grove Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
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.
0.28 0.32
Walnut Grove Elementary School Diversity Score (1989-2014)
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.
50%
52%
Walnut Grove Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1997-2014)
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.
8%
6%
Walnut Grove Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 19,741 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district revenue/student of $8,681 is less than the state average of $10,181. The district revenue/student has grown by 10% over four years.
The district spending/student of $10,122 is less than the state average of $10,301. The district spending/student has grown by 13% over four years.
School District Name Madison County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
29
7
Number of Students Managed 19,741 3,026
Madison County School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
District Total Revenue $174 MM $30 MM
Madison County School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $203 MM $30 MM
Madison County School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $8,681 $10,181
Madison County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $10,122 $10,301
Madison County School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools:

The nearest high school is Hazel Green High School (4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Meridianville Middle School (5.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Lynn Fanning Elementary School (3.9 miles away)
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  • MeridianvilleLynn Fanning Elementary School
    3.9 miles | Grades: KG-5 | 761 students8861 Moores Mill Rd
    MeridianvilleAL 35759
    (256)828-6592
    3.9KG-5761
  • Hazel GreenHazel Green High School
    1 Negative Reviews
    4 miles | Grades: 9-12 | 1365 students14380 Hwy 231431 North
    Hazel GreenAL 35750
    (256)828-0764
    49-121365
  • Hazel GreenHazel Green Elementary School
    4.1 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 965 students14250 Hwy 231431 North
    Hazel GreenAL 35750
    (256)828-6109
    4.1PK-5965
  • New MarketNew Market School
    4.8 miles | Grades: PK-6 | 379 students155 College St
    New MarketAL 35761
    (256)379-2751
    4.8PK-6379
  • Hazel GreenMeridianville Middle School
    5.5 miles | Grades: 6-8 | 1035 students12975 Hwy 231431 North
    Hazel GreenAL 35750
    (256)829-1165
    5.56-81035

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