Edward V. Walton Primary School

Tel: (973)376-1025
  • Edward V. Walton Primary School serves 634 students in grades PK-2.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the NJ average of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 39% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is less than the state average of 54%.
  • Edward V. Walton Primary School operates within the Springfield Public School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 634 students has declined by 6% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 39 teachers has grown by 18% over five years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades PK-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

  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has decreased from 21:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.58 is less than the state average of 0.69. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School(NJ) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio16:112:1
Edward V. Walton Primary School Student Teacher Ratio (1999-2015)
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 Score0.580.69
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

  • Springfield Public School District's student population of 2,279 students has stayed relatively flat over five 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 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 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 Total Revenue$37 MM$19 MM
Springfield Public School District District Total Revenue (1996-2016)
District Spending$37 MM$19 MM
Springfield Public School District District Spending (1996-2016)
District Revenue / Student$16,769$20,569
Springfield Public School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2016)
District Spending / Student$16,464$20,942
Springfield Public School District District Spending / Student (1995-2016)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2016 (latest year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

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