Walter J Meyer School

411 North 9th St, Tombstone, AZ 85638 | (520) 457-2217
  • Grades: PK-8
  • Student Enrollment: 85
Rating
Not Available

4.5 out of 5 | 2 Reviews
Find Old Friends From Walter J Meyer School

Use the form below to search for alumni from Walter J Meyer School.

First Name:
Last Name:
Graduation Year
Powered by Classmates.com®

School Description

School Summary and Highlights
Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: P.o. Box 1000, Tombstone, AZ 85638
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
    All students of this school are eligible for participation in authorized programs.
School District Details
  • Tombstone Unified District
  • Per-Pupil Spending: $9,001
  • Graduation Rate: 45.3%
  • Dropout Rate: 4.5%
  • Students Per Teacher: 17.2
  • Enrolled Students: 911

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 85
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 8.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 10.6
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 34 (40.0%)
  • Females: 51 (60.0%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 3 (3.5%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 54 (63.5%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 57 (67.1%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Walter J Meyer School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian11.2%
Black22.4%
Asian--
Hispanic2529.4%
White5767.1%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Walter J Meyer School
  Number Percent
Kindergarten1416.5%
1st Grade1618.8%
2nd Grade910.6%
3rd Grade89.4%
4th Grade1416.5%
5th Grade1618.8%
6th Grade89.4%
Faculty Educational Background (2006-07)
  • Teachers with a Bachelor's Degree: 64%
  • Teachers with a Master's Degree or Higher:36%
Faculty Salary and Experience (2006-2007)
  • Average Teaching Experience: 11 Years
  • Average Salary: $35,072
Teacher Experience by Number of Years
Walter J Meyer School Teacher Experience in Years
  Salary Percent
1-5 Years of Teaching Experience$28,40446%
More Than 5 Years of Teaching Experience$40,62955%
Source: AZ Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

School Ratings and Reviews

Overall Rating: 4.5

4.5
4.5 out of 5 | 2 Reviews
The Overall Rating is the school's average rating from parents, students, school faculty and staff. The highest rating is five apples and the lowest is one apple.

Share Your Review About This School

Rate This School
Suggested Topics for Reviews
  • Principal leadership and staff
  • Overall ranking and student achievement
  • Teacher involvement and guidance
  • Extracurricular activities and sports
  • Classroom, building and playground safety
  • School homework load appropriateness
Enter Your Review Below
Enter Your Email Below
Reviews Containing the Following Will Not Be Accepted
  • Offensive or innappropriate comments, including allegations of criminal behavior
  • Names of individuals (faculty, staff, teachers, or students)
I am a and Accept the Terms of Use

2 reviews for Walter J Meyer School

  • Reviewed by Student on November 26, 2009
  • Rating: 4 (4 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • I am in my last year at WJM and I realized ALOT of things that could be fixed
    1: We have to ride on a bus and drive all the way through town just to eat than drive all the way back.
    2: I had a teacher that favored other students and only the ones that did ALL her work all she had to do was give home work than they would do the rest. She also gave those students special perks (like useing her computer, A's ETC). It was a completeley diffrent story for the other kids she would shoot them down for excample a few days me and my friend were sitting in for recess so we could read and she said and I quote"You arent going to finish that book Br** I would understan if it was another student but not you. You will never finish that book." and now my friend wont even pick up a book!! Tell me that is not mean.
    3: We do not have Music we diden't have art OR P.E. till 3 years ago.
    There is alot more but thoes are they ones on the top of my mind.
  • Reviewed by Former Student on July 15, 2007
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • My time at WJM was more than exceptional. Unlike other schools, at WJM there is a great link between the teachers and the students. There is hardly any bullying in the classroom or at break. Everybody was everyone's friend. Because of this good vibe we could all concentrate on our work and keep drama out of our lives. I would have to say the 2 years i spent there didn't just make me a better student but also a better person.

School Map and Similar Schools Nearby

Click to Activate Map of Nearby School Campuses
Private
Public
This School
Similar Schools Nearby
Pueblo Del Sol Elementary School
PK-5 | 538 Students | 16.0 miles away
Not Yet Rated
St David Elementary School
PK-8 | 329 Students | 16.3 miles away
Not Yet Rated
Bella Vista Elementary School
KG-5 | 393 Students | 16.7 miles away
Not Yet Rated
Village Meadows Elementary School
KG-5 | 395 Students | 17.1 miles away

5 out of 5
Huachuca City School
PK-8 | 466 Students | 17.3 miles away

4 out of 5
Carmichael Elementary School
PK-5 | 378 Students | 17.6 miles away
Not Yet Rated
Town & Country Elementary School
PK-5 | 404 Students | 17.9 miles away

5 out of 5
Coronado Elementary School
KG-8 | 435 Students | 18.3 miles away
Not Yet Rated
Huachuca Mountain Elementary School
KG-5 | 535 Students | 18.7 miles away

5 out of 5
Pearce Elementary School
KG-8 | 95 Students | 18.8 miles away

5 out of 5
Navigation
Rankings
Nearby Cities
Sponsored Links
K-12 Articles
Everyone Loves Going to the Doctor and Dentist
Going to the doctor or dentist can be traumatic for children of all ages. Many adults do not...
National Memories
Few events are seared into our memory, and bring the country together-not as Democrat and...
Grammar...not Just Extended Family Anymore!
Can I talk to y'all abit about grammar? Right grammar and punctuations got to be some of the...