Walnut Grove Elementary School

  • Walnut Grove Elementary School serves 605 students in grades PK-5.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the GA average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 11% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 58%.
  • Walnut Grove Elementary School operates within the Walton County School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 605 students has grown by 13% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 38 teachers has grown by 11% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 605 students
Walnut Grove Elementary School Total Students (1995-2015)
Gender % Walnut Grove Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 38 teachers
Walnut Grove Elementary School Total Teachers (1995-2015)
Students by Grade Walnut Grove Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.20 is less than the state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (GA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1 16:1
Walnut Grove Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1996-2014)
Asian
n/a
4%
Walnut Grove Elementary School Asian Students (1998-2010)
Hispanic
6%
14%
Walnut Grove Elementary School Black Students (1997-2015)
Black
4%
37%
Walnut Grove Elementary School Black Students (1997-2015)
White
89%
42%
Walnut Grove Elementary School White Students (1995-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Walnut Grove Elementary School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
1%
3%
Walnut Grove Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.20 0.41
Walnut Grove Elementary School Diversity Score (1995-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
n/a n/a
Walnut Grove Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1996-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
n/a n/a
Walnut Grove Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

  • Walton County School District's student population of 13,838 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $9,429 in this district is less than the state average of $9,769. The district revenue/student has declined by 5% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $9,202 is less than the state average of $9,774. The district spending/student has declined by 5% over four years.
School District Name Walton County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
15
5
Number of Students Managed 13,838 3,306
Walton County School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue $126 MM $32 MM
Walton County School District District Total Revenue (1995-2015)
District Spending $123 MM $32 MM
Walton County School District District Spending (1995-2015)
District Revenue / Student $9,429 $9,769
Walton County School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2015)
District Spending / Student $9,202 $9,774
Walton County School District District Spending / Student (1992-2015)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

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