Walnut Springs School

  • Walnut Springs School serves 191 students in grades Prekindergarten-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 65-69% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 78%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 65-69% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 72%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Walnut Springs School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the Texas state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 59% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Texas state average of 72%.

Top Placements

Walnut Springs School places among the top 20% of public schools in Texas for:

School Overview

  • Walnut Springs School's student population of 191 students has grown by 11% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 20 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-12
Total Students191 students
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Total Classroom Teachers20 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Walnut Springs School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 7,953 schools in Texas (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 10:1 has increased from 9:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Walnut Springs School is 0.50, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.63. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (TX)
Overall School Rank#5603 out of 7953 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)65-69%
78%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)65-69%
72%
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Student : Teacher Ratio10:115:1
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Hispanic
58%
52%
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Black
n/a
13%
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White
41%
28%
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Two or more races
1%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Walnut Springs School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TX.
Diversity Score0.500.63
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Graduation Rate≥50%
89%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
72%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
12%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWalnut Springs ISD School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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