Waller Mill Elementary School

  • Waller Mill Elementary School serves 390 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 90-94% (which is higher than the Virginia state average of 72%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is ≥95% (which is higher than the Virginia state average of 80%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Waller Mill Elementary School placed in the top 5% of all schools in Virginia for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Virginia state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 29% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is lower than the Virginia state average of 51%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Waller Mill Elementary School's student population of 390 students has grown by 37% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 23 teachers has grown by 21% over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students390 students
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Total Classroom Teachers23 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Waller Mill Elementary School is ranked within the top 5% of all 1,801 schools in Virginia (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Waller Mill Elementary School is 0.48, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.68. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (VA)
Overall School Rank (16-17)#43 out of 1801 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)90-94%
72%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)≥95%
80%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:115:1
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Asian
2%
7%
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Hispanic
9%
16%
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Black
8%
22%
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White
71%
49%
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Two or more races
10%
6%
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Diversity Score0.480.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
14%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameYork County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

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