Walnut Creek, CA
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Walnut Creek Public Schools

Source & Methodology

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2015 – 2016 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2015
  • Educational Environment: 2015 (latest available). Updated annually.

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Walnut Creek Elementary School District Details

Walnut Creek Elementary School District
960 Ygnacio Valley Rd.
Walnut Creek, CA 94596

3,608 Students enrolled in District

7 Schools in District

23 Students Per Classroom (State average is 24)

Walnut Creek Elementary School District School Quality Ratings

District Quality Compared to California

(10 is best)

Better than of CA school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of U.S. school districts.

Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

Discipline District State
Proficiency in Reading and Math
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools in this District

School Grades
Buena Vista Elementary School
2355 San Juan Ave.
Walnut Creek, CA, 94597
KG-05
Indian Valley Elementary School
551 Marshall Dr.
Walnut Creek, CA, 94598
KG-05
Murwood Elementary School
2050 Vanderslice Ave.
Walnut Creek, CA, 94596
KG-05
Parkmead Elementary School
1920 Magnolia Way
Walnut Creek, CA, 94595
KG-05
Tice Creek School
1847 Newell Ave.
Walnut Creek, CA, 94595
KG-08
Walnut Creek Intermediate School
2425 Walnut Blvd.
Walnut Creek, CA, 94597
06-08
Walnut Heights Elementary School
4064 Walnut Blvd.
Walnut Creek, CA, 94596
KG-05

School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 63.6% 25.6%
Black 2.8% 6.2%
Hispanic 15.6% 55.8%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 17.8% 11.8%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.2% 0.6%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 11.4% 58.4%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 8.9% 49.8%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 2.5% 8.6%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,721 $20,332,434 63.1%
Support Expenditures
Student $350 $1,243,900 3.9%
Staff $524 $1,862,296 5.8%
General Administration $114 $405,156 1.3%
School Administration $484 $1,720,136 5.3%
Operation $741 $2,633,514 8.2%
Transportation $64 $227,456 0.7%
Other $310 $1,101,740 3.4%
Total Support $2,586 $9,190,644 28.5%
Non-instructional Expenditures $766 $2,722,364 8.4%
Total Expenditures $9,072 $32,241,888 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,621 $35,036,955,287 49.1%
Support Expenditures
Student $502 $3,131,223,827 4.4%
Staff $531 $3,312,426,112 4.6%
General Administration $92 $573,622,504 0.8%
School Administration $616 $3,842,105,700 5.4%
Operation $940 $5,860,782,678 8.2%
Transportation $228 $1,423,012,973 2.0%
Other $494 $3,081,474,546 4.3%
Total Support $3,405 $21,225,114,888 29.7%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,433 $15,163,215,389 21.2%
Total Expenditures $11,458 $71,426,321,041 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,487 $324,898,990,964 51.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $587 $29,383,130,681 4.7%
Staff $483 $24,167,878,083 3.8%
General Administration $205 $10,285,419,511 1.6%
School Administration $601 $30,113,641,000 4.8%
Operation $1,035 $51,821,442,969 8.2%
Transportation $475 $23,793,258,876 3.8%
Other $376 $18,849,723,887 3.0%
Total Support $3,762 $188,414,761,533 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,296 $114,973,102,384 18.3%
Total Expenditures $12,545 $628,286,465,973 100.0%

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