Joe Walker Elementary School

2510 Park Ave
Washington, PA 15301
7/
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Top 50%
Serving 200 students in grades Kindergarten-5, Joe Walker Elementary School ranks in the top 50% of all schools in Pennsylvania for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 35-39% (which is approximately equal to the Pennsylvania state average of 38%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 60-64% (which is higher than the Pennsylvania state average of 55%).
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is equal to the Pennsylvania state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 5% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 37% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 200 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 5%
  • : Top 50% in PA
  • : 35-39% (Top 50%)
  • : 60-64% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), PA Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Joe Walker Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Pennsylvania for:

School Overview

Joe Walker Elementary School's student population of 200 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 16 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-5
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
200 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
16 teachers
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School Rankings

Joe Walker Elementary School ranks within the top 50% of all 2,549 schools in Pennsylvania (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Joe Walker Elementary School is 0.10, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.57. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
This School
State Level (PA)
#949 out of 2549 schools
(Top 50%)
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35-39%
38%
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60-64%
55%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
13:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
1%
4%
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Hispanic
1%
14%
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Black
n/a
14%
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White
95%
63%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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0.10
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Eligible for Free Lunch
28%
50%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
1%
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School District Name
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), PA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Joe Walker Elementary School's ranking?
Joe Walker Elementary School is ranked #949 out of 2,549 schools, which ranks it among the top 50% of public schools in Pennsylvania.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
35-39% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 38% PA state average), while 60-64% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 55% PA state average).
How many students attend Joe Walker Elementary School?
200 students attend Joe Walker Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
95% of Joe Walker Elementary School students are White, 2% of students are Two or more races, 1% of students are American Indian, 1% of students are Asian, and 1% of students are Hispanic.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Joe Walker Elementary School?
Joe Walker Elementary School has a student ration of 13:1, which is equal to the Pennsylvania state average of 13:1.
What grades does Joe Walker Elementary School offer ?
Joe Walker Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-5 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is Joe Walker Elementary School part of?
Joe Walker Elementary School is part of Mcguffey SD School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 200 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 5%
  • : Top 50%
  • : 35-39% (Top 50%)
  • : 60-64% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), PA Dept. of Education

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