Walls Elementary School

Serves grades KG - 5

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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: 2017 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
6131 Delta View Road
Walls, MS 38680
Phone
(662) 781-1280
District
DESOTO CO SCHOOL DIST
County
DESOTO COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
722
Classroom Teachers
44

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Mississippi

6

(10 is best)

Better than 59.7% of MS schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

4

(10 is best)

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

Grade 3

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 40 46
Proficiency in Reading 31 45
Proficiency in Math 49 46

Grade 4

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 49 45
Proficiency in Reading 46 45
Proficiency in Math 52 45

Grade 5

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 36 35
Proficiency in Reading 29 36
Proficiency in Math 42 34

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 16.25
AVG FOR DISTRICT 16.66
AVG FOR STATE 15.21
AVG FOR NATION 16.50
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Kindergarten 110 15.2%
Grade 1 102 14.1%
Grade 2 121 16.8%
Grade 3 150 20.8%
Grade 4 117 16.2%
Grade 5 101 14.0%
Total 722 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 41.8% 55.1% 45.2%
Black 43.7% 37.3% 49.3%
Hispanic 14.0% 5.6% 3.7%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.5% 1.7% 1.1%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.0% 0.2% 0.8%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 79.9% 53.3% 74.3%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 69.1% 44.5% 68.8%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 10.8% 8.8% 5.5%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 173,267 2,986,530
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 348.7 62
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 6.2% 6.4%
5-19 YEARS OLD 22.8% 20.9%
20-44 YEARS OLD 33.6% 32.6%
45-64 YEARS OLD 25.3% 25.5%
65 OR OLDER 12.1% 14.6%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 61,158 1,104,412
Single Parent Households With Children 13.2% 14.8%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 89.4% 83.4%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 23.5% 21.3%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 8.5% 5.4%
$100,000 - $149,999 17.0% 9.7%
$75,000 - $99,999 15.4% 10.8%
$50,000 - $74,999 20.2% 17.1%
$30,000 - $49,999 19.2% 19.8%
$15,000 - $29,999 13.0% 19.1%
$15,000 or less 6.8% 18.0%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $4,357 $144,390,980 55.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $446 $14,780,440 5.6%
Staff $210 $6,959,400 2.7%
General Administration $208 $6,893,120 2.6%
School Administration $394 $13,057,160 5.0%
Operation $713 $23,628,820 9.0%
Transportation $376 $12,460,640 4.7%
Other $253 $8,384,420 3.2%
Total Support $2,599 $86,130,860 32.8%
Non-instructional Expenditures $962 $31,880,680 12.2%
Total Expenditures $7,918 $262,402,520 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $4,959 $2,407,652,272 52.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $449 $217,905,171 4.7%
Staff $410 $198,999,682 4.3%
General Administration $289 $140,459,957 3.0%
School Administration $525 $254,709,295 5.5%
Operation $896 $434,764,003 9.4%
Transportation $403 $195,690,885 4.2%
Other $224 $108,750,708 2.3%
Total Support $3,195 $1,551,252,637 33.5%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,385 $672,473,400 14.5%
Total Expenditures $9,540 $4,631,370,250 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,187 $370,071,182,734 52.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $632 $32,552,249,701 4.6%
Staff $522 $26,871,170,551 3.8%
General Administration $218 $11,205,514,316 1.6%
School Administration $643 $33,118,729,386 4.7%
Operation $1,057 $54,423,429,117 7.7%
Transportation $497 $25,596,058,378 3.6%
Other $416 $21,407,079,047 3.0%
Total Support $3,984 $205,172,626,109 28.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,638 $135,865,864,952 19.1%
Total Expenditures $13,810 $711,111,010,069 100.0%