732 Walton Ferry Rd
Hendersonville, TN 37075
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
10/
10
Top 10%
Walton Ferry Elementary School serves 443 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Walton Ferry Elementary School placed in the top 10% of all schools in Tennessee for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 69% (which is higher than the Tennessee state average of 39%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 54% (which is higher than the Tennessee state average of 35%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Tennessee state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 22% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the Tennessee state average of 37% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

Walton Ferry Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Tennessee for:

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School Overview

Walton Ferry Elementary School's student population of 443 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 29 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-5
Total Students
443 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
29 teachers
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School Rankings

Walton Ferry Elementary School is ranked within the top 10% of all 1,705 schools in Tennessee (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Walton Ferry Elementary School is 0.38, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.55. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data
This School
State Level (TN)
Overall Testing Rank
#123 out of 1705 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
69%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
54%
35%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
15:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
1%
2%
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Hispanic
9%
10%
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Black
9%
22%
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White
78%
63%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.38
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Eligible for Free Lunch
32%
48%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
7%
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School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TN Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Students: 443 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 22%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 10% in TN
  • Math Proficiency
    : 69% (Top 10%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 54% (Top 20%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.38 (Top 50%)

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