Walnut Grove Elementary School

1999 Harvest Rd.
Pleasanton, CA 94566
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
10/
10
Top 5%
Walnut Grove Elementary School serves 728 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Walnut Grove Elementary School placed in the top 5% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 82% (which is higher than the California state average of 39%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 81% (which is higher than the California state average of 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 27:1 is higher than the California state level of 23:1.
Minority enrollment is 46% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the California state average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Walnut Grove Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in California for:

School Overview

Walnut Grove Elementary School's student population of 728 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 27 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Awards Blue Ribbon School (2003)
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students728 students
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Total Classroom Teachers27 teachers
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School Comparison

Walnut Grove Elementary School is ranked within the top 5% 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 Walnut Grove Elementary School is 0.59, 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
#323 out of 9602 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
82%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
81%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio27:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
35%
12%
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Hispanic
3%
54%
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Black
1%
5%
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White
54%
23%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
7%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.590.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
4%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (14-15)
1%
9%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePleasanton Unified School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Walnut Grove Elementary School is Amador Valley High School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Harvest Park Middle School (0.3 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Pleasanton Harvest Park Middle School Math: 80% | Reading: 82%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: 6-8 | 1,189 student
    0.3 miles
    4900 Valley Ave.
    Pleasanton, CA 94566
    (925) 426-4444
    0.3 6-8 1,189
  • Pleasanton Harvest Park Preschool Center

    0.3 miles
    4900 Valley Ave.
    Pleasanton, CA 94566
    (925) 462-3325
    0.3 n/a n/a
  • Pleasanton Alisal Elementary School Math: 71% | Reading: 73%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: K-5 | 622 students
    0.8 miles
    1454 Santa Rita Rd.
    Pleasanton, CA 94566
    (925) 426-4200
    0.8 K-5 622
  • Pleasanton Amador Valley High School Math: 70% | Reading: 80%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: 9-12 | 2,673 students
    0.8 miles
    1155 Santa Rita Rd.
    Pleasanton, CA 94566
    (925) 461-6100
    0.8 9-12 2,673
  • Pleasanton Thomas S. Hart Middle School Math: 77% | Reading: 84%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: 6-8 | 1,247 student
    1.1 miles
    4433 Willow Rd.
    Pleasanton, CA 94588
    (925) 426-3102
    1.1 6-8 1,247

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