Walnut Grove Elementary School

1999 Harvest Rd, Pleasanton, CA 94566 | (925) 426-4250
  • Grades: KG-5
  • Student Enrollment: 703
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School Description

Our Mission Statement
 
To capitalize on our continuous improvement process to enhance student achievement.
 
Our Goals
 
• To provide a balanced curriculum that attends to the arts, the sciences and to character development
• To promote high levels of academic achievement while meeting the needs of all learners
• To create children fit to command through the 21st century and beyond
• To create a collaborative and inclusive school culture
 
Our Shared Educational Beliefs
 
The following shared beliefs serve as a beacon for inspiring our work with students and families.
With these core beliefs at the forefront of our daily teaching, the students at Walnut Grove will become
outstanding contributors in our learning community.

 

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 703
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 30.6
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 23.0
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 344 (48.9%)
  • Females: 359 (51.1%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 11 (1.6%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 19 (2.7%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 30 (4.3%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Walnut Grove Elementary School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian--
Black50.7%
Asian13318.9%
Hispanic324.6%
White50972.4%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Walnut Grove Elementary School
  Number Percent
Kindergarten10815.4%
1st Grade11316.1%
2nd Grade11215.9%
3rd Grade11316.1%
4th Grade13118.6%
5th Grade12617.9%
Teacher Education Background (2009)
Percent With Master's Degree
School:
11.4%
District:
27.1%
Percent With Bachelor's Degree
School:
17.1%
District:
14.6%
Teacher Credentials & Experience (2009)
Percent of Teachers With Emergency Credentials: 6.1%
Percent of Teachers With Credentials: 100.0%
Number of Certificated Staff: 35.0
Average Number of Years of Teacher Experience: 11.7
Average Age
School:
42.5
District:
45.5
Source: CA Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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