Edward V. Walton Primary School

Tel: (973)376-1025
  • Edward V. Walton Primary School serves 661 students in grades PK-2.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the NJ average of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 41% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 52%.
  • Edward V. Walton Primary School operates within the Springfield School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 661 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 37 teachers has grown by 12% over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades PK-2
Total Students661 students
Edward V. Walton Primary School Total Students (1999-2015)
Gender %Edward V. Walton Primary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers37 teachers
Edward V. Walton Primary School Total Teachers (1999-2015)
Students by GradeEdward V. Walton Primary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has decreased from 21:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.60 is more than the state average of 0.42. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School(NJ) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio18:112:1
Edward V. Walton Primary School Student Teacher Ratio (1999-2015)
Asian
12%
10%
Edward V. Walton Primary School Asian Students (1999-2015)
Hispanic
20%
25%
Edward V. Walton Primary School Black Students (1999-2015)
Black
7%
16%
Edward V. Walton Primary School Black Students (1999-2015)
White
59%
48%
Edward V. Walton Primary School White Students (1999-2015)
Two or more races
2%
1%
Edward V. Walton Primary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsEdward V. Walton Primary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownNJ All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.600.42
Edward V. Walton Primary School Diversity Score (2001-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
8%
31%
Edward V. Walton Primary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1998-2015)
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
5%
Edward V. Walton Primary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • Springfield School District's student population of 2,288 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $16,769 in this district is less than the state average of $19,116. The district revenue/student has declined by 10% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $16,464 is less than the state average of $19,190. The district spending/student has declined by 5% over four years.
School District NameSpringfield School District
Number of Schools
Managed
5
2
Number of Students Managed2,288954
Springfield School District Students Managed (1989-2015)
District Total Revenue$37 MM$20 MM
Springfield School District District Total Revenue (1995-2015)
District Spending$37 MM$20 MM
Springfield School District District Spending (1995-2015)
District Revenue / Student$16,769$19,116
Springfield School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2015)
District Spending / Student$16,464$19,190
Springfield School District District Spending / Student (1992-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

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