460 Highway 81 S
Covington, GA 30014
Rating
8/
10
Top 30%
Walnut Grove Elementary School serves 666 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Walnut Grove Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Georgia for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 55% (which is higher than the Georgia state average of 44%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 53% (which is higher than the Georgia state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Georgia state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 17% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Georgia state average of 62% (majority Black).

School Overview

Walnut Grove Elementary School's student population of 666 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 42 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
666 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
42 teachers
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School Rankings

Walnut Grove Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% of all 2,196 schools in Georgia (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Walnut Grove Elementary School is 0.30, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.70. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (GA)
Overall Testing Rank
#523 out of 2196 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
55%
44%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
53%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
14:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
5%
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Hispanic
8%
17%
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Black
4%
36%
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White
83%
38%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.30
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National School Lunch Program
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
32%
52%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
4%
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School District Name
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Students: 666 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 17%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 30% in GA
  • Math Proficiency
    : 55% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 53% (Top 30%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.30

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