William A. Walton Elementary School

William A. Walton Elementary School serves 592 students in grades PK - 5.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the VA average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 52% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 48%.
William A. Walton Elementary School operates within the Prince George County School District.

School Overview

The student population of 592 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 35 teachers has declined by 5% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 592 students
William A. Walton Elementary School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % William A. Walton Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 35 teachers
William A. Walton Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade William A. Walton Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 15:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.64 is more than the state average of 0.42. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (VA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1 16:1
William A. Walton Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Asian
2%
6%
William A. Walton Elementary School Asian Students (1993-2014)
Hispanic
7%
13%
William A. Walton Elementary School Black Students (1993-2014)
Black
35%
23%
William A. Walton Elementary School Black Students (1993-2014)
White
48%
52%
William A. Walton Elementary School White Students (1993-2014)
Two or more races
8%
5%
William A. Walton Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
All Ethnic Groups William A. Walton Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown VA 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.
0.64 0.42
William A. Walton Elementary School Diversity Score (1993-2014)
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.
30%
33%
William A. Walton Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1994-2014)
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.
9%
6%
William A. Walton Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 6,385 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district revenue/student of $10,652 is higher than the state average of $10,576. The district revenue/student has grown by 21% over four years.
The district spending/student of $10,257 is less than the state average of $10,658. The district spending/student has grown by 17% over four years.
School District Name Prince George County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
8
4
Number of Students Managed 6,385 3,815
Prince George County School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
District Total Revenue $67 MM $42 MM
Prince George County School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $65 MM $42 MM
Prince George County School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $10,652 $10,576
Prince George County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $10,257 $10,658
Prince George County School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools:

The nearest high school is Vernon Johns Junior High School (3.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Vernon Johns Junior High School (3.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Walnut Hill Elementary School (3 miles away)
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