Walnut Hill Elementary School

  • Walnut Hill Elementary School serves 603 students in grades KG-5.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the VA average of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 95% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 48%.
  • Walnut Hill Elementary School operates within the Petersburg City School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 603 students has declined by 8% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 33 teachers has declined by 5% over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades KG-5
Total Students603 students
Walnut Hill Elementary School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %Walnut Hill Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers33 teachers
Walnut Hill Elementary School Total Teachers (1990-2015)
Students by GradeWalnut Hill Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(VA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio18:115:1
Walnut Hill Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1990-2015)
Asian
n/a
6%
Walnut Hill Elementary School Asian Students (1995-2010)
Hispanic
3%
14%
Walnut Hill Elementary School Black Students (1995-2015)
Black
92%
23%
Walnut Hill Elementary School Black Students (1995-2015)
White
5%
52%
Walnut Hill Elementary School White Students (1995-2015)
Two or more races
n/a
5%
Walnut Hill Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2013-2014)
All Ethnic GroupsWalnut Hill Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownVA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.150.66
Walnut Hill 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.
99%
34%
Walnut Hill Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1995-2015)
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
6%
Walnut Hill Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

  • Petersburg City School District's student population of 3,325 students has decreased by 25% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $12,031 is higher than the state average of $10,576. The district revenue/student has grown by 9% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $11,767 is higher than the state average of $10,658. The district spending/student has grown by 5% over four years.
School District NamePetersburg City School District
Number of Schools
Managed
7
4
Number of Students Managed3,3253,627
Petersburg City School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue$53 MM$42 MM
Petersburg City School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$52 MM$42 MM
Petersburg City School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$12,031$10,576
Petersburg City School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$11,767$10,658
Petersburg City School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

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