Walnut Square Elementary School

  • Walnut Square Elementary School serves 143 students in grades KG-2.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the MA average of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 18% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 36%.
  • Walnut Square Elementary School operates within the Haverhill School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 143 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 7 teachers has declined by 12% over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades KG-2
Total Students143 students
Walnut Square Elementary School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %Walnut Square Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers7 teachers
Walnut Square Elementary School Total Teachers (2005-2015)
Students by GradeWalnut Square Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(MA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio20:113:1
Walnut Square Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (2005-2015)
Asian
2%
6%
Walnut Square Elementary School Asian Students (1988-2015)
Hispanic
14%
18%
Walnut Square Elementary School Black Students (1988-2015)
Black
n/a
9%
Walnut Square Elementary School Black Students (1989-2014)
White
82%
64%
Walnut Square Elementary School White Students (1988-2015)
Two or more races
2%
3%
Walnut Square Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2009-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsWalnut Square Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownMA 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.
0.310.55
Walnut Square Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
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.
29%
36%
Walnut Square Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1999-2015)
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.
7%
4%
Walnut Square Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • Haverhill School District's student population of 7,240 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $16,180 in this district is less than the state average of $20,216. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $14,701 is less than the state average of $19,181. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District NameHaverhill School District
Number of Schools
Managed
16
3
Number of Students Managed7,2401,368
Haverhill School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue$114 MM$29 MM
Haverhill School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$104 MM$28 MM
Haverhill School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$16,180$20,216
Haverhill School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$14,701$19,181
Haverhill School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

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