Walton

  • Walton serves 205 students in grades 1-4.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 70-74% (which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 52%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 70-74% (which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 56%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Walton placed in the top 30% of all schools in Massachusetts for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Minority enrollment is 11% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 40%.

Top Placements

Walton places among the top 20% of public schools in Massachusetts for:

School Overview

  • Walton's student population of 205 students has grown by 9% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 11 teachers has declined by 15% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 1-4
Total Students205 students
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Total Classroom Teachers11 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Walton is ranked within the top 30% of all 1,666 schools in Massachusetts (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of Walton is 0.21, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.59. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MA)
Overall Testing Rank#355 out of 1666 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)70-74%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)70-74%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio19:1n/a
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
2%
7%
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Hispanic
4%
20%
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Black
2%
9%
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White
89%
60%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
2%
4%
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Diversity Score0.210.59
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Eligible for Free Lunch
8%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWakefield School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Wakefield Early Childhood Center At The Doyle School
    Grades: PK | 126 students
    0.9 miles
    11 Paul Avenue
    Wakefield, MA 01880
    (781) 246-6420
    0.9 PK 126
  • Wakefield Galvin Middle School
    Grades: 5-8 | 1,044 student
    1.0 miles
    525 Main Street
    Wakefield, MA 01880
    (781) 246-6410
    1.0 5-8 1,044
  • Reading Joshua Eaton
    Grades: K-5 | 388 students
    1.3 miles
    365 Summer Avenue
    Reading, MA 01867
    (781) 942-9161
    1.3 K-5 388
  • Wakefield Dolbeare
    Grades: K-4 | 448 students
    1.4 miles
    340 Lowell Street
    Wakefield, MA 01880
    (781) 246-6480
    1.4 K-4 448
  • Stoneham Robin Hood
    Grades: PK-4 | 382 students
    1.4 miles
    70 Oak Street
    Stoneham, MA 02180
    (781) 279-3870
    1.4 PK-4 382

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