Walnut Glen Academy for Excellence

3101 Edgewood Dr, Garland, TX 75042 | (972) 494-8330
  • Grades: PK-5
  • Student Enrollment: 523
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
  • Enrolls 523 preschool and elementary school students from grades PK-5
  • Ranks 32nd out of 4,319 elementary schools in TX.
  • 2010 Overall School AYP Met Status: Yes
  • National Blue Ribbon Schools Award 2007

Additional Contact Information
  • Principal or Admin: Ms Sylvia Mccloskey
  • Fax: (972) 485-4936
  • Website: www.garlandisd.net
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
    All students of this school are eligible for participation in authorized programs.
School District Details

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 523
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 31.2
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 16.8
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 268 (51.2%)
  • Females: 255 (48.8%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 37 (7.1%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 221 (42.3%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 258 (49.3%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Walnut Glen Academy for Excellence Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian30.6%
Black499.4%
Asian7814.9%
Hispanic24146.1%
White15229.1%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Walnut Glen Academy for Excellence
  Number Percent
Pre-Kindergarten448.4%
Kindergarten417.8%
1st Grade8215.7%
2nd Grade8315.9%
3rd Grade8716.6%
4th Grade8616.4%
5th Grade10019.1%
Faculty Breakdown (2010)
Average Teacher Experience
School:
16.6
District:
11.2
State:
11.3
Percent of Teachers With 1-5 Years Experience
School:
10.9%
District:
33.6%
State:
31.0%
Percent of Teachers With 6-10 Years Experience
School:
21.0%
District:
23.3%
State:
20.3%
Percent of Teachers With 11-20 Years Experience
School:
22.4%
District:
23.1%
State:
24.4%
Percent of Teachers With Greater Than 20 Years Experience
School:
42.6%
District:
16.9%
State:
18.3%
Faculty Salary (2010)
School Administration Average Base Salary
School:
$81,466
District:
$79,260
State:
$70,209
Teacher Average Base Salary
School:
$53,012
District:
$50,541
State:
$48,263
Beginning Teacher Average Base Salary
School:
$46,000
District:
$47,318
State:
$41,165
Teacher With 1-5 Years Experience Average Base Salary
School:
$46,532
State:
$43,527
Teacher With 6-10 Years Experience Average Base Salary
School:
$47,968
State:
$46,149
Teacher With 11-20 Years Experience Average Base Salary
School:
$50,516
State:
$50,153
Teacher With Greater Than 20 Years Experience Average Base Salary
School:
$58,990
State:
$58,427
Source: TX Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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