Walnut Grove School

1961 Joe Quick Rd
New Market, AL 35761
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
9/
10
Top 20%
5.00 5 1 (1 review)
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 30%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 55-59% (which is higher than the Alabama state average of 47%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 60-64% (which is higher than the Alabama state average of 46%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Alabama state level of 18:1.
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 Placements

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

School Overview

Walnut Grove School's student population of 245 students has declined by 10% over five school years.
The teacher population of 18 teachers has grown by 20% over five school years.
Awards Blue Ribbon School (2013)
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students245 students
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Total Classroom Teachers18 teachers
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School Comparison

Walnut Grove School is ranked within the top 20% of all 1,270 schools in Alabama (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (AL)
Overall Testing Rank
#229 out of 1270 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
55-59%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
60-64%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:118:1
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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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Diversity Score
0.320.59
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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 Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMadison County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Walnut Grove School is Hazel Green High School (4.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Meridianville Middle School (5.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Moores Mill Intermediate School (3.1 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • New Market Moores Mill Intermediate School Math: 66% | Reading: 64%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: 4-6 | 748 students
    3.1 miles
    1210 Walker Lane
    New Market, AL 35761
    (256) 851-4700
    3.1 4-6 748
  • Meridianville Lynn Fanning Elementary School Math: 80-84% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: PK-3 | 559 students
    3.9 miles
    8861 Moores Mill Rd
    Meridianville, AL 35759
    (256) 851-4680
    3.9 PK-3 559
  • Hazel Green Hazel Green High School Math: 55% | Reading: 55%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,340 student
    4.0 miles
    14380 Highway 231431 N
    Hazel Green, AL 35750
    (256) 851-3220
    4 9-12 1,340
  • Hazel Green Hazel Green Elementary School Math: 54% | Reading: 51%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-4 | 743 students
    4.1 miles
    14250 Highway 231431 N
    Hazel Green, AL 35750
    (256) 851-4540
    4.1 PK-4 743
  • New Market New Market School Math: 61% | Reading: 54%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-6 | 396 students
    4.8 miles
    155 College St
    New Market, AL 35761
    (256) 851-3250
    4.8 PK-6 396

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