Walton Ferry Elementary School

  • Walton Ferry Elementary School serves 457 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 78% (which is higher than the Tennessee state average of 36%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 58% (which is higher than the Tennessee state average of 35%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Tennessee state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 21% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Tennessee state average of 37%.

School Overview

  • Walton Ferry Elementary School's student population of 457 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 30 teachers has declined by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students457 students
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Total Classroom Teachers30 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Walton Ferry Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 14:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Walton Ferry Elementary School is 0.36, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.00. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (TN)
Overall School Rank--
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
78%
36%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
58%
35%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:116:1
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Asian
1%
2%
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Hispanic
7%
10%
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Black
11%
22%
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White
79%
63%
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Two or more races
2%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Walton Ferry Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TN.
Diversity Score0.36n/a
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Eligible for Free Lunchn/an/a
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/an/a
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSumner County School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, TN Dept. of Education

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