Barbara Walker Elementary School

4060 Abbey Rd
Crandall, TX 75114
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
6/
10
Top 50%
Barbara Walker Elementary School serves 644 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
Barbara Walker Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 40% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 49%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 48% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Texas state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 58% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Texas state average of 72% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Barbara Walker Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Texas for:

School Overview

Barbara Walker Elementary School's student population of 644 students has grown by 6% over five school years.
The teacher population of 40 teachers has grown by 11% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students644 students
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Total Classroom Teachers40 teachers
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School Comparison

Barbara Walker Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% of all 7,999 schools in Texas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Barbara Walker Elementary School is 0.69, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (TX)
Overall Testing Rank
#3984 out of 7999 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
40%
49%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
48%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:115:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
Asian
n/a
4%
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Hispanic
23%
52%
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Black
30%
13%
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White
42%
28%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.690.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
36%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCrandall Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Barbara Walker Elementary School is Forney High School (3.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Warren Middle School (3.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Hollis T Dietz Elementary School (0.7 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Crandall Hollis T Dietz Elementary School Math: 40% | Reading: 42%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 500 students
    0.7 miles
    2080 Sunnybrook Dr
    Crandall, TX 75114
    (972) 427-6050
    0.7 PK-6 500
  • Forney Nell Hill Rhea Elementary School Math: 66% | Reading: 62%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-6 | 672 students
    2.7 miles
    250 Monitor Blvd
    Forney, TX 75126
    (469) 762-4157
    2.7 PK-6 672
  • Forney Henderson Elementary School Math: 72% | Reading: 57%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-6 | 678 students
    2.8 miles
    12755 Fm 1641
    Forney, TX 75126
    (972) 564-7100
    2.8 PK-6 678
  • Forney L E Claybon Elementary School Math: 62% | Reading: 64%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-6 | 651 students
    3.1 miles
    1011 Fm 741
    Forney, TX 75126
    (972) 564-7023
    3.1 PK-6 651
  • Forney Forney High School Math: 73% | Reading: 66%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,453 student
    3.2 miles
    1800 Fm 741 S
    Forney, TX 75126
    (972) 564-3890
    3.2 9-12 1,453

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