Walnut Springs Elementary



Walnut Springs Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Walnut Springs Elementary Students by Grade
PK 39
K 90
1 105
2 129
3 116
4 111
5 125
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Walnut Springs Elementary is a public elementary school located in Dripping Springs, TX in the Dripping Springs Independent School District. It enrolls 715 students in grades 1st through 12th. Walnut Springs Elementary is the 998th largest public school in Texas and the 6,990th largest nationally. It has 15.9 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 715
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 15.9:1
Full Time Teachers: 44.85
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 6,990th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Texas: 998th out of 4,735
Student/Teacher Rank in Texas: 2,377th out of 4,707
Full Time Teacher Rank in Texas: 886th out of 4,707

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Walnut Springs Elementary Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 371
(52%)
1,767
(52%)
 Female 344
(48%)
1,651
(48%)

Walnut Springs Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 501
(70%)
2,501
(73%)
 Hispanic 177
(25%)
695
(20%)
 Two or More 20
(3%)
131
(4%)
 Asian 7
(1%)
51
(1%)
 Black 5
(1%)
21
(1%)
 American Indian 5
(1%)
17
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
2
(0%)

Walnut Springs Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 527
(74%)
2,881
(84%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 158
(22%)
430
(13%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 30
(4%)
107
(3%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 4,701 ranked schools in Texas, Walnut Springs Elementary is ranked 3,391st for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Walnut Springs Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (26.3%) is significantly lower than the state average of 63.8%. This may indicate that the area has a lower 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 Springs Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 642
2006 809
2007 595
2008 552
2009 685
2010 712
2011 711
2012 715

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 17.3
2006 15
2007 15.1
2008 15
2009 15.2
2010 14.8
2011 14.8
2012 15.9

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.11370716510903
2006 0.16934487021014
2007 0.21512605042017
2008 0.2481884057971
2009 0.27299270072993
2010 0.2626404494382
2011 0.28691983122363
2012 0.26293706293706

Compare Walnut Springs Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,492.5% 14.9:1
 
1,590.0% 15.9:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 26.3%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 63.8%
 

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Walnut Springs Elementary
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Public PK - 05 715 15.9:1  
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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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