1961 Joe Quick Rd
New Market, AL 35761
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
9/
10
Top 20%
Walnut Grove School serves 245 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
Walnut Grove School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Alabama for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 60-64% (which is higher than the Alabama state average of 47%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 55-59% (which is higher than the Alabama state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Alabama state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 18% of the student body (majority American Indian and Hispanic), which is lower than the Alabama state average of 45% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

Walnut Grove School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Alabama for:

School Overview

Walnut Grove School's student population of 245 students has declined by 9% over five school years.
The teacher population of 18 teachers has grown by 5% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students
245 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
18 teachers
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School Rankings

Walnut Grove School is ranked within the top 20% of all 1,263 schools in Alabama (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Walnut Grove School is 0.32, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.59. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data
This School
State Level (AL)
Overall Testing Rank
#204 out of 1263 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
60-64%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
55-59%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
17:1
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American Indian
7%
1%
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Asian
n/a
1%
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Hispanic
6%
8%
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Black
4%
33%
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White
82%
55%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
2%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.32
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Eligible for Free Lunch
47%
50%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
6%
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School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-6
  • Students: 245 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 18%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 20% in AL
  • Math Proficiency
    : 60-64% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 55-59% (Top 20%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.32 (Btm 50%)

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