Walkerton Elementary School

Serves grades PK - 6

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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 2017 – 2018 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2016
  • Educational Environment: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
805 Washington St
Walkerton, IN 46574
Phone
(574) 586-3186
District
JOHN GLENN SCHOOL CORPORATION
County
ST. JOSEPH COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
545
Classroom Teachers
30

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Indiana

8

(10 is best)

Better than 74.5% of IN schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

9

(10 is best)

Walkerton Elementary School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 3

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 61 52
Proficiency in Reading 56 46
Proficiency in Math 66 59

Grade 4

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 51 50
Proficiency in Reading 43 46
Proficiency in Math 59 54

Grade 5

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 64 48
Proficiency in Reading 59 47
Proficiency in Math 69 48

Grade 6

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 57 47
Proficiency in Reading 48 47
Proficiency in Math 65 46

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 18.17
AVG FOR DISTRICT 17.17
AVG FOR STATE 17.27
AVG FOR NATION 16.03
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade pk 47 8.6%
Kindergarten 82 15.0%
Grade 1 67 12.3%
Grade 2 53 9.7%
Grade 3 70 12.8%
Grade 4 70 12.8%
Grade 5 79 14.5%
Grade 6 77 14.1%
Total 545 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 92.8% 92.8% 70.5%
Black 1.1% 0.8% 13.5%
Hispanic 6.1% 5.7% 13.0%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.0% 0.3% 2.7%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.0% 0.5% 0.3%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 53.8% 43.3% 48.7%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 39.1% 31.9% 40.8%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 14.7% 11.4% 7.9%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 10,186 6,691,878
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 81.3 185
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 6.6% 6.3%
5-19 YEARS OLD 20.6% 20.2%
20-44 YEARS OLD 29.0% 32.5%
45-64 YEARS OLD 28.4% 26.0%
65 OR OLDER 15.3% 15.0%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 3,875 2,553,818
Single Parent Households With Children 7.8% 11.1%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 91.0% 88.6%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 17.1% 25.9%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 4.2% 8.2%
$100,000 - $149,999 15.9% 13.3%
$75,000 - $99,999 17.1% 13.1%
$50,000 - $74,999 20.8% 19.3%
$30,000 - $49,999 16.3% 19.6%
$15,000 - $29,999 15.2% 15.5%
$15,000 or less 10.5% 10.9%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,029 $9,786,434 51.1%
Support Expenditures
Student $468 $910,728 4.8%
Staff $316 $614,936 3.2%
General Administration $243 $472,878 2.5%
School Administration $678 $1,319,388 6.9%
Operation $1,103 $2,146,438 11.2%
Transportation $400 $778,400 4.1%
Other $216 $420,336 2.2%
Total Support $3,423 $6,661,158 34.8%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,382 $2,689,372 14.1%
Total Expenditures $9,834 $19,136,964 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,645 $5,950,874,179 49.1%
Support Expenditures
Student $488 $514,083,570 4.2%
Staff $385 $405,634,139 3.3%
General Administration $195 $205,618,980 1.7%
School Administration $626 $660,314,164 5.4%
Operation $1,093 $1,152,071,943 9.5%
Transportation $594 $626,646,766 5.2%
Other $248 $261,830,185 2.2%
Total Support $3,630 $3,826,200,550 31.6%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,229 $2,349,225,227 19.4%
Total Expenditures $11,504 $12,126,298,541 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,838 $346,122,956,267 50.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $679 $34,352,975,349 5.0%
Staff $546 $27,656,793,506 4.0%
General Administration $224 $11,359,077,651 1.7%
School Administration $657 $33,237,901,128 4.9%
Operation $1,054 $53,333,273,914 7.8%
Transportation $473 $23,948,272,674 3.5%
Other $420 $21,254,923,139 3.1%
Total Support $4,053 $205,142,872,671 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,612 $132,190,575,207 19.3%
Total Expenditures $13,503 $683,455,649,655 100.0%