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Walnut Grove Elem. School

Serves grades PK - 2

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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 2018 – 2019 school year [note on school closures TBD].
  • Expenditures: 2018
  • Educational Environment: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
1248 N Florissant Rd
Ferguson, MO 63135
Phone
(314) 524-8922
District
FERGUSON-FLORISSANT R-II
County
ST. LOUIS COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
340
Classroom Teachers
28

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Missouri

1

(10 is best)

Better than 4.5% of all MO schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S.

1

(10 is best)

Walnut Grove Elem. School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 4

60 50 40 30 20 10 0
15%
48%
18%
50%
11%
47%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

17.5 15 12.5 10 7.5 5 2.5 0
12
14
13
16
    AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL
    AVG FOR DISTRICT
    AVG FOR STATE
    AVG FOR NATION
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade pk 22 6.5%
Kindergarten 89 26.2%
Grade 1 109 32.1%
Grade 2 120 35.3%
Total 340 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/Racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 2.7% 8.5% 73.3%
Black 95.7% 87.2% 16.1%
Hispanic 1.5% 3.9% 7.6%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.0% 0.2% 2.2%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.0% 0.2% 0.8%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
Economically disadvantaged 99.1% 99.3% 48.7%
Free lunch eligible 99.1% 99.3% 43.1%
Reduced lunch eligible 0.0% 0.0% 5.6%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 68,272 6,168,187
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 2,743.1 89
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 6.1% 6.0%
5-19 YEARS OLD 20.3% 19.3%
20-44 YEARS OLD 34.0% 32.2%
45-64 YEARS OLD 25.8% 25.7%
65 OR OLDER 13.8% 16.8%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 27,666 2,433,819
Single Parent Households With Children 16.9% 8.2%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 91.0% 91.0%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 24.8% 30.7%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 4.2% 12.1%
$100,000 - $149,999 11.2% 15.1%
$75,000 - $99,999 13.8% 13.3%
$50,000 - $74,999 18.8% 18.2%
$30,000 - $49,999 23.6% 17.9%
$15,000 - $29,999 18.1% 13.5%
$15,000 or less 10.2% 9.9%

Education Expenditures

For this District Per Student Total % of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,371 $66,035,415 49.4%
Support Expenditures
Student $715 $7,410,975 5.5%
Staff $742 $7,690,830 5.8%
General Administration $417 $4,322,205 3.2%
School Administration $950 $9,846,750 7.4%
Operation $1,384 $14,345,160 10.7%
Transportation $359 $3,721,035 2.8%
Other $225 $2,332,125 1.7%
Total Support $4,792 $49,669,080 37.2%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,730 $17,931,450 13.4%
Total Expenditures $12,894 $133,646,310 100.0%
For the State Per Student Total % of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,533 $5,764,966,208 47.1%
Support Expenditures
Student $773 $682,292,657 5.6%
Staff $461 $406,838,531 3.3%
General Administration $637 $562,282,642 4.6%
School Administration $675 $595,960,607 4.9%
Operation $1,163 $1,026,410,556 8.4%
Transportation $617 $544,527,777 4.5%
Other $248 $218,423,399 1.8%
Total Support $4,574 $4,036,730,282 33.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,753 $2,429,732,603 19.9%
Total Expenditures $13,860 $12,231,465,856 100.0%
For the Nation Per Student Total % of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,549 $372,153,103,143 49.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $792 $39,020,154,935 5.2%
Staff $618 $30,487,652,661 4.1%
General Administration $258 $12,720,931,842 1.7%
School Administration $730 $35,978,592,512 4.8%
Operation $1,169 $57,607,988,317 7.7%
Transportation $527 $26,002,463,553 3.5%
Other $459 $22,633,739,814 3.0%
Total Support $4,553 $224,451,138,461 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,074 $151,519,765,183 20.3%
Total Expenditures $15,176 $748,124,887,521 100.0%