Walnut Creek Elementary



Walnut Creek Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Walnut Creek Elementary Students by Grade
PK 152
K 162
1 127
2 138
3 115
4 104
5 112
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Walnut Creek Elementary is a public elementary school located in Austin, TX in the Austin Independent School District. It enrolls 910 students in grades 1st through 12th. Walnut Creek Elementary is the 221st largest public school in Texas and the 2,045th largest nationally. It has 15.0 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 910
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 15:1
Full Time Teachers: 60.69
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 2,045th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Texas: 221st out of 4,735
Student/Teacher Rank in Texas: 1,640th out of 4,707
Full Time Teacher Rank in Texas: 100th out of 4,707

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Walnut Creek Elementary Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 481
(53%)
33,970
(51%)
 Female 429
(47%)
32,404
(49%)

Walnut Creek Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 772
(85%)
41,106
(62%)
 Black 65
(7%)
5,504
(8%)
 White 44
(5%)
15,804
(24%)
 Asian 17
(2%)
2,193
(3%)
 Two or More 12
(1%)
1,600
(2%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
33
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
134
(0%)

Walnut Creek Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 815
(90%)
40,119
(60%)
 Not Eligible 54
(6%)
22,726
(34%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 41
(5%)
3,529
(5%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 4,701 ranked schools in Texas, Walnut Creek Elementary is ranked 79th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Walnut Creek Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (94.1%) is significantly higher than the state average of 63.8%. 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 1099
2006 966
2007 957
2008 767
2009 905
2010 929
2011 922
2012 910

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 14.9
2006 14.9
2007 14.3
2008 15.5
2009 15.9
2010 16.3
2011 16.6
2012 15

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.70063694267516
2006 0.88302277432712
2007 0.8871473354232
2008 0.92829204693611
2009 0.93591160220994
2010 0.95586652314316
2011 0.95770065075922
2012 0.94065934065934

Compare Walnut Creek Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,492.5% 14.9:1
 
1,500.0% 15.0:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 63.8%
 
This School 94.1%
 

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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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