Walden 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: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
75 Orchard St
Walden, NY 12586
Phone
(845) 457-2400
District
VALLEY CENTRAL SCHOOL DISTRICT (MONTGOMERY)
County
ORANGE COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
445
Classroom Teachers
37

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to New York

3

(10 is best)

Better than 24.7% of NY schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

3

(10 is best)

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

Grade 3

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 20 54
Proficiency in Reading 20 52
Proficiency in Math 20 55

Grade 4

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 49 49
Proficiency in Reading 27 48
Proficiency in Math 70 51

Grade 5

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 28 42
Proficiency in Reading 15 38
Proficiency in Math 41 47

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 12.01
AVG FOR DISTRICT 11.58
AVG FOR STATE 12.73
AVG FOR NATION 16.03
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade pk 0 0.0%
Kindergarten 62 13.9%
Grade 1 68 15.3%
Grade 2 83 18.7%
Grade 3 79 17.8%
Grade 4 79 17.8%
Grade 5 74 16.6%
Grade 6 0 0.0%
Grade 7 0 0.0%
Grade 8 0 0.0%
Grade 9 0 0.0%
Grade 10 0 0.0%
Grade 11 0 0.0%
Grade 12 0 0.0%
Total 445 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 58.3% 64.6% 44.0%
Black 7.9% 8.4% 17.3%
Hispanic 29.0% 25.2% 27.9%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 4.1% 1.6% 9.7%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.7% 0.2% 1.0%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 47.6% 37.9% 53.4%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 42.2% 32.4% 49.7%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 5.4% 5.5% 3.6%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 28,061 19,542,209
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 354.3 412
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 4.6% 5.9%
5-19 YEARS OLD 20.1% 17.8%
20-44 YEARS OLD 33.7% 34.0%
45-64 YEARS OLD 27.9% 26.7%
65 OR OLDER 13.7% 15.6%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 9,732 7,316,537
Single Parent Households With Children 13.0% 10.6%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 90.9% 86.5%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 27.7% 35.9%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 17.4% 17.3%
$100,000 - $149,999 20.0% 15.4%
$75,000 - $99,999 13.6% 11.9%
$50,000 - $74,999 17.5% 15.6%
$30,000 - $49,999 14.4% 15.0%
$15,000 - $29,999 8.1% 12.9%
$15,000 or less 9.0% 11.9%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $15,603 $66,141,117 62.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,292 $5,476,788 5.2%
Staff $773 $3,276,747 3.1%
General Administration $421 $1,784,619 1.7%
School Administration $879 $3,726,081 3.5%
Operation $1,534 $6,502,626 6.2%
Transportation $1,360 $5,765,040 5.5%
Other $339 $1,437,021 1.4%
Total Support $6,597 $27,964,683 26.5%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,712 $11,496,168 10.9%
Total Expenditures $24,912 $105,601,968 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $8,565 $23,130,768,419 57.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $617 $1,667,305,640 4.2%
Staff $511 $1,380,892,424 3.4%
General Administration $315 $849,713,552 2.1%
School Administration $593 $1,601,010,298 4.0%
Operation $1,022 $2,759,510,008 6.9%
Transportation $819 $2,212,954,110 5.5%
Other $371 $1,001,621,336 2.5%
Total Support $4,248 $11,473,049,755 28.6%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,038 $5,503,281,991 13.7%
Total Expenditures $14,851 $40,107,079,029 100.0%
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%