Programs

Classes

2
Music
including: Orchestra
1
Languages
including: Spanish
Music Orchestra
Band
World languages taught Spanish
Bi-lingual or language immersion programs offered Yes
Bi-lingual or language immersion languages Spanish

Support

Extra learning resources (misc.) Title I Schoolwide program (SWP)
Specialized programs for specific types of special education students Autism

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Students

Student diversity

  This school State average
Hispanic 80% 52%
White 11% 29%
Black 8% 13%
Two or more races n/a 2%
Asian or Pacific Islander n/a 4%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander n/a 0%
American Indian/Alaska Native n/a 0%
Source: See notes

Students by group

  This school State average
English learners 47% 17%
Students participating in free or reduced-price lunch program 84% 60%
Female 47% 49%
Male 53% 51%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

Extended care / Extended programs After

Culture

Dress code Uniforms
Parent involvement Walnut Hill hosts many events which involve parents, community and our wonderful business partner, IBM. Many of our parent involvement opportunities are experiences allowing parents to develop computer and technology skills.

Awards

Academic award National Blue Ribbon School - Emphasis on Character Education
  21st Century School of Distinction - Technology Integration
Year received 2004

Neighborhood

Transportation options None

Sources

Student diversity TX Education Agency, 2013-2014
Students by group TX Education Agency, 2013-2014