Walton Middle School

  • Walton Middle School serves 311 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 10% (which is lower than the California state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 24% (which is lower than the California state average of 48%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Walton Middle School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in California 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 18:1 is lower than the California state level of 23:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 77%.

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School Overview

  • Walton Middle School's student population of 311 students has declined by 20% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 17 teachers has declined by 32% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students311 students
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Total Classroom Teachers17 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Walton Middle School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 9,584 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Walton Middle School is 0.41, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Overall School Rank (16-17)#8688 out of 9584 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
10%
38%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
24%
48%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:123:1
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Asian
n/a
12%
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Hispanic
74%
54%
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Black
22%
5%
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White
2%
23%
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Hawaiian
2%
n/a
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Two or more races
n/a
4%
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Diversity Score0.410.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
89%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCompton Unified School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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