Walden Academy

Walden Academy serves 168 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 30-34% (which is lower than the California state average of 39%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 40-44% (which is lower than the California state average of 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Walden Academy placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is lower than the California state level of 23:1.
Minority enrollment is 48% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the California state average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

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School Overview

Walden Academy's student population of 168 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 8 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students168 students
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Total Classroom Teachers8 teachers
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School Comparison

Walden Academy is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 9,602 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Walden Academy is 0.58, 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 (CA)
Overall Testing Rank
#5179 out of 9602 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
30-34%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
40-44%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio21:123:1
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American Indian
3%
1%
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Asian
1%
12%
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Hispanic
39%
54%
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Black
n/a
5%
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White
52%
23%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
5%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.580.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
39%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameGlenn County Office Of Education School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Walden Academy is Willows High School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Glenn County Special Education (0.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Murdock Elementary School (0.4 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Willows Murdock Elementary School
    Grades: K-5 | 611 students
    0.4 miles
    655 W. French St.
    Willows, CA 95988
    (530) 934-6640
    0.4 K-5 611
  • Willows Willows High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 459 students
    0.4 miles
    203 N. Murdock Ave.
    Willows, CA 95988
    (530) 934-6611
    0.4 9-12 459
  • Willows Glenn County Rop Vocational School
    Grades: 9-12
    0.5 miles
    451 S. Villa Ave.
    Willows, CA 95988
    (530) 934-6575
    0.5 9-12 n/a
  • Willows Glenn County Special Education Special Education School
    Grades: K-12 | 68 students
    0.5 miles
    311 S. Villa Ave.
    Willows, CA 95988
    (530) 934-6575
    0.5 K-12 68
  • Willows Willows Community High School Alternative School
    Grades: 9-12 | 16 students
    0.5 miles
    823 W. Laurel St.
    Willows, CA 95988
    (530) 934-6605
    0.5 9-12 16

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