Walnut Square Elementary School

Tel: (978)374-3471
Grades KG-2
140 students
Walnut Square Elementary School serves 140 students in grades KG - 2.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the MA average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority American Indian and Asian), which is more than the state average of 35%.
Walnut Square Elementary School operates within the Haverhill School District.

School Overview

The student population of 140 students has declined by 9% over five years.
The teacher population of 8 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-2
Total Students 140 students
Walnut Square Elementary School Total Students (1988-2014)
Gender % Walnut Square Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 8 teachers
Walnut Square Elementary School Total Teachers (2004-2014)
Students by Grade Walnut Square Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.27 is less than the state average of 0.33. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (MA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 18:1 14:1
Walnut Square Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (2004-2014)
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.
0.27 0.33
Walnut Square 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.
37%
34%
Walnut Square Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1999-2014)
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.
3%
5%
Walnut Square Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 7,147 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district revenue/student of $16,669 is less than the state average of $20,216. The district revenue/student has grown by 31% over four years.
The district spending/student of $15,146 is less than the state average of $19,181. The district spending/student has grown by 26% over four years.
School District Name Haverhill School District
Number of Schools
Managed
16
3
Number of Students Managed 7,147 1,376
Haverhill School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
District Total Revenue $114 MM $29 MM
Haverhill School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $104 MM $28 MM
Haverhill School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $16,669 $20,216
Haverhill School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $15,146 $19,181
Haverhill School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools:

The nearest high school is Haverhill Alternative School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Haverhill Alternative School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Haverhill Alternative School (0.4 miles away)
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  • HaverhillHaverhill Alternative School
    Special Education School
    0.4 miles | Grades: 6-12 | 49 students415 Primrose St
    HaverhillMA 01830
    (978)374-3482
    0.46-1249
  • HaverhillJohn G Whittier Middle School
    0.4 miles | Grades: 5-8 | 482 students256 Concord St
    HaverhillMA 01830
    (978)374-5782
    0.45-8482
  • HaverhillPentucket Lake Elementary School
    0.4 miles | Grades: KG-4 | 502 students252 Concord St
    HaverhillMA 01830
    (978)374-2421
    0.4KG-4502
  • HaverhillTeach
    Special Education School
    0.4 miles | Grades: 2-12 | 42 students415 Primrose St
    HaverhillMA 01830
    (978)374-3482
    0.42-1242
  • HaverhillHaverhill High School
    1.3 miles | Grades: 9-12 | 1845 students137 Monument St
    HaverhillMA 01832
    (978)374-5700
    1.39-121845

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