Walnut Pk Elementary School



Walnut Pk Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Walnut Pk Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 20
K 53
1 40
2 34
3 32
4 37
5 34
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Walnut Pk Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Gadsden, AL in the Gadsden City School District. It enrolls 250 students in grades 1st through 12th. Walnut Pk Elementary School is the 686th largest public school in Alabama and the 45,462nd largest nationally. It has 15.0 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 250
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 15:1
Full Time Teachers: 16.62
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 45,462nd out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Alabama: 686th out of 787
Student/Teacher Rank in Alabama: 106th out of 782
Full Time Teacher Rank in Alabama: 663rd out of 782

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Walnut Pk Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 132
(53%)
1,883
(51%)
 Female 118
(47%)
1,825
(49%)

Walnut Pk Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 177
(71%)
1,402
(38%)
 Black 32
(13%)
1,661
(45%)
 Hispanic 30
(12%)
515
(14%)
 Two or More 6
(2%)
88
(2%)
 Asian 5
(2%)
35
(1%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
7
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Walnut Pk Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 198
(79%)
2,475
(67%)
 Not Eligible 39
(16%)
1,006
(27%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 13
(5%)
227
(6%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 779 ranked schools in Alabama, Walnut Pk Elementary School is ranked 490th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Walnut Pk Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (84.4%) is significantly higher than the state average of 53.9%. 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 Pk Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 369
2006 380
2007 361
2008 347
2009 338
2010 355
2011 328
2012 302
2013 260
2014 269
2015 250

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 13.7
2006 14.4
2007 13.2
2008 13.2
2009 14.1
2010 13.8
2011 13.4
2012 11.7
2013 12.8
2014 15.4
2015 15

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.83739837398374
2006 0.81842105263158
2007 0.85595567867036
2008 0.85590778097983
2009 0.89349112426036
2010 0.80845070422535
2011 0.84451219512195
2012 0.78807947019868
2013 0.91538461538462
2014 0.81040892193309
2015 0.844

Compare Walnut Pk Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,500.0% 15.0:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,656.6% 16.6:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 53.9%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
This School 84.4%
 

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Walnut Pk Elementary School
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Public PK - 05 250 15:1  
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Public 06 - 08 449 16.6:1 3 miles
Striplin Elementary School
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Public PK - 05 374 17.4:1 3 miles
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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 2015-2016 school year. For private schools this is the 2015-2016 school year.

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