Edward V. Walton Primary School

  • Edward V. Walton Primary School serves 634 students in grades Prekindergarten-2.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the New Jersey state level of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 39% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 54%.
  • Edward V. Walton Primary School operates within the Springfield Public School District.

School Overview

  • Edward V. Walton Primary School's student population of 634 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 39 teachers has grown by 18% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-2
Total Students634 students
Edward V. Walton Primary School Total Students (1998-2016)
Gender %Edward V. Walton Primary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers39 teachers
Edward V. Walton Primary School Total Teachers (1998-2016)
Students by GradeEdward V. Walton Primary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • Edward V. Walton Primary School's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has decreased from 21:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Edward V. Walton Primary School is 0.58, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.43. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NJ)
Student : Teacher Ratio16:112:1
Edward V. Walton Primary School Student Teacher Ratio (1998-2016)
Asian
11%
10%
Edward V. Walton Primary School Asian Students (1998-2016)
Hispanic
19%
26%
Edward V. Walton Primary School Black Students (1998-2016)
Black
8%
16%
Edward V. Walton Primary School Black Students (1998-2016)
White
61%
46%
Edward V. Walton Primary School White Students (1998-2016)
Two or more races
1%
2%
Edward V. Walton Primary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2016)
All Ethnic GroupsEdward V. Walton Primary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownNJ All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.580.43
Edward V. Walton Primary School Diversity Score (2002-2016)
Eligible for Free Lunch
7%
33%
Edward V. Walton Primary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1999-2016)
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
5%
Edward V. Walton Primary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2001-2016)

    District Comparison

    • The school district of Edward V. Walton Primary School is Springfield Public School District, which is ranked within the top 50% of all 656 school districts in New Jersey (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
    • Springfield Public School District's student population of 2,279 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
    • The revenue/student of $16,769 in this district is less than the state average of $20,569. The district revenue/student has declined by 10% over four school years.
    • The district's spending/student of $16,464 is less than the state average of $20,942. The district spending/student has declined by 5% over four school years.
    School District NameSpringfield Public School District
    Number of Schools
    Managed
    5
    2
    Number of Students Managed2,279921
    Springfield Public School District Students Managed (1990-2016)
    District Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
    47%
    40%
    District Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
    62%
    50%
    District Total Revenue$37 MM$19 MM
    District Spending$37 MM$19 MM
    District Revenue / Student$16,769$20,569
    District Spending / Student$16,464$20,942
    School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
    Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

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