Berney Elementary School

1718 Pleasant St
Walla Walla, WA 99362
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
6/
10
Top 50%
Berney Elementary School serves 456 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Berney Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Washington for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 54% (which is higher than the Washington state average of 51%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 57% (which is lower than the Washington state average of 61%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is equal to the Washington state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 22% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Washington state average of 46% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Berney Elementary School's student population of 456 students has grown by 6% over five school years.
The teacher population of 25 teachers has grown by 8% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students456 students
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Total Classroom Teachers25 teachers
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School Comparison

Berney Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% of all 2,039 schools in Washington (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Berney Elementary School is 0.37, which is less 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 (WA)
Overall Testing Rank
#877 out of 2039 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
54%
51%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
57%
61%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
2%
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Asian
1%
8%
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Hispanic
16%
23%
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Black
1%
4%
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White
78%
54%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
4%
8%
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Diversity Score
0.370.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
33%
36%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWalla Walla School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, WA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Berney Elementary School is Opportunity Youth Reengagement (0.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Pioneer Middle School (0.3 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Walla Walla Pioneer Middle School Math: 34% | Reading: 45%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 660 students
    0.3 miles
    450 Bridge St
    Walla Walla, WA 99362
    (509) 527-3050
    0.3 6-8 660
  • Walla Walla Edison Elementary School - Walla Walla Math: 26% | Reading: 38%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 405 students
    0.5 miles
    1315 E Alder St
    Walla Walla, WA 99362
    (509) 527-3072
    0.5 K-5 405
  • Walla Walla Opportunity Youth Reengagement Alternative School
    Grades: 11-12 | 26 students
    0.9 miles
    1917 E Isaacs Ave
    Walla Walla, WA 99362
    (509) 526-2057
    0.9 11-12 26
  • Walla Walla Sharpstein Elementary School Math: 42% | Reading: 53%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 409 students
    1.0 miles
    410 Howard St
    Walla Walla, WA 99362
    (509) 527-3098
    1 K-5 409
  • Walla Walla Green Park Elementary School Math: 36% | Reading: 41%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 425 students
    1.2 miles
    1105 E Isaacs Ave
    Walla Walla, WA 99362
    (509) 527-3077
    1.2 K-5 425

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