Walnut Creek Elementary



Walnut Creek Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Walnut Creek Elementary Students by Grade
PK 7
K 66
1 62
2 98
3 72
4 65
5 66
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Walnut Creek Elementary is a public elementary school located in Mcdonough, GA in the Henry County School District. It enrolls 436 students in grades 1st through 12th. Walnut Creek Elementary is the 1,089th largest public school in Georgia and the 27,919th largest nationally. It has 11.9 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 436
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 11.9:1
Full Time Teachers: 36.5
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 27,919th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Georgia: 1,089th out of 1,344
Student/Teacher Rank in Georgia: 41st out of 1,342
Full Time Teacher Rank in Georgia: 750th out of 1,342

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Walnut Creek Elementary Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 231
(53%)
14,096
(51%)
 Female 205
(47%)
13,300
(49%)

Walnut Creek Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 240
(55%)
12,624
(46%)
 White 125
(29%)
10,532
(38%)
 Hispanic 36
(8%)
2,288
(8%)
 Two or More 27
(6%)
1,110
(4%)
 Asian 6
(1%)
745
(3%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
70
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
27
(0%)

Walnut Creek Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 253
(58%)
12,549
(46%)
 Not Eligible 137
(31%)
12,411
(45%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 46
(11%)
2,436
(9%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,340 ranked schools in Georgia, Walnut Creek Elementary is ranked 902nd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Walnut Creek Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (68.6%) is slightly higher than the state average of 62.6%. This may indicate that the area has a higher level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

Walnut Creek Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 N/A
2006 N/A
2007 435
2008 449
2009 494
2010 494
2011 457
2012 436

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 N/A
2006 N/A
2007 12
2008 12
2009 12.9
2010 11.9
2011 10.9
2012 11.9

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005
2006
2007 0.50574712643678
2008 0.53006681514477
2009 0.56477732793522
2010 0.65587044534413
2011 0.67614879649891
2012 0.68577981651376

Compare Walnut Creek Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,190.0% 11.9:1
 
1,448.8% 14.5:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 62.6%
 
This School 68.6%
 

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Public PK - 05 436 11.9:1  
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Living Word Christian Academy
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Public elementary school and private elementary school data obtained from the National Center for Education Statistics in the United States. The data displayed is from the most current sources available. For public schools this is the 2012-2013 school year. For private schools this is the 2011-2012 school year.

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