Walton Middle School

  • Walton Middle School serves 630 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 63% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 57%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 47% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 54%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Florida state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 33% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Florida state average of 61%.

School Overview

  • Walton Middle School's student population of 630 students has declined by 7% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 46 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students630 students
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Total Classroom Teachers46 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Walton Middle School's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Walton Middle School is 0.51, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.70. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (FL)
Overall School Rank#1792 out of 3,601 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
63%
57%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
47%
54%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:116:1
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
13%
32%
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Black
15%
22%
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White
67%
39%
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Two or more races
5%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Walton Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in FL.
Diversity Score0.510.70
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Eligible for Free Lunch
70%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWALTON School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Defuniak Springs Walton Virtual Franchise
    Grades: 6-12 | 4 students
    1.0 miles
    145 S Park St
    Defuniak Springs, FL 32435
    (850)892-1100
    1.0 6-12 4
  • Defuniak Springs Walton Academy Inc. Alternative School
    Charter School
    Grades: 6-12 | 185 students
    1.1 miles
    389 Dorsey Ave
    Defuniak Springs, FL 32435
    (850)892-3999
    1.1 6-12 185
  • Defuniak Springs Emerald Coast Technical College Vocational School
    Grades: 11-12
    1.7 miles
    761 N 20th St
    Defuniak Springs, FL 32433
    (850)892-1240
    1.7 11-12 n/a
  • Defuniak Springs West Defuniak Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 689 students
    1.7 miles
    815 Lincoln Ave
    Defuniak Springs, FL 32435
    (850)892-1250
    1.7 PK-5 689
  • Defuniak Springs Walton High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 768 students
    2.2 miles
    449 Walton Rd
    Defuniak Springs, FL 32433
    (850)892-1270
    2.2 9-12 768

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