Walkerton Elementary School

805 Washington St
Walkerton, IN 46574
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
8/
10
Top 30%
Walkerton Elementary School serves 533 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
Walkerton Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Indiana for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 66% (which is higher than the Indiana state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 53% (which is higher than the Indiana state average of 49%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Indiana state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 10% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Indiana state average of 32% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

Walkerton Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Indiana for:

School Overview

Walkerton Elementary School's student population of 533 students has grown by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 30 teachers has grown by 7% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students533 students
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Total Classroom Teachers30 teachers
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School Rankings

Walkerton Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% of all 1,757 schools in Indiana (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Walkerton Elementary School is 0.19, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.51. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IN)
Overall Testing Rank
#402 out of 1757 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
66%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
53%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:117:1
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American Indian
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Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
5%
12%
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Black
1%
13%
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White
90%
68%
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Hawaiian
n/a
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Two or more races
4%
5%
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Diversity Score
0.190.51
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Eligible for Free Lunch
36%
42%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
12%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameJohn Glenn School Corporation School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IN Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Walkerton Elementary School is John Glenn High School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Harold C Urey Middle School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Oregon-davis Elementary School (6.2 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Walkerton Harold C Urey Middle School Math: 45% | Reading: 54%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 7-8 | 330 students
    0.5 miles
    407 Washington St
    Walkerton, IN 46574
    (574) 586-3184
    0.5 7-8 330
  • Walkerton John Glenn High School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: 9-12 | 603 students
    0.5 miles
    201 John Glenn Dr
    Walkerton, IN 46574
    (574) 586-3195
    0.5 9-12 603
  • Hamlet Oregon-davis Junior Senior High School Math: 15-19% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 7-12 | 251 students
    6.0 miles
    5990 N 750 E
    Hamlet, IN 46532
    (574) 867-4561
    6 7-12 251
  • Hamlet Oregon-davis Elementary School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-6 | 294 students
    6.2 miles
    5860 N 750 E
    Hamlet, IN 46532
    (574) 867-2711
    6.2 K-6 294
  • North Liberty North Liberty School Math: 69% | Reading: 60%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: K-6 | 505 students
    6.3 miles
    400 School Dr
    North Liberty, IN 46554
    (574) 656-8123
    6.3 K-6 505

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