William A. Walton Elementary School

  • William A. Walton Elementary School serves 625 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 86% (which is higher than the Virginia state average of 72%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 87% (which is higher than the Virginia state average of 80%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Virginia state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 58% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Virginia state average of 50%.

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School Overview

  • William A. Walton Elementary School's student population of 625 students has grown by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 36 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students625 students
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Total Classroom Teachers36 teachers
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School Comparison

  • William A. Walton Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of William A. Walton Elementary School is 0.67, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.43. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (VA)
Overall School Rank#422 out of 1,796 schools
(Top 30%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
86%
72%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
87%
80%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of William A. Walton Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Virginia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio17:115:1
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Asian
n/a
7%
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Hispanic
12%
15%
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Black
38%
23%
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White
42%
50%
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Two or more races
8%
5%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in William A. Walton Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in VA.
Diversity Score0.670.43
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Eligible for Free Lunch
32%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in William A. Walton Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Virginia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePrince George Co Pblc Schs School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

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