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Walnut Acres Elementary
180 Cerezo Dr.
Walnut Creek, CA 94598

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  • School Type: Elementary School
  • District: Mt. Diablo Unified
  • Ranking compared to similar schools: 5
  • Achieved API growth target: Yes
  • Teachers with Full Credentials: 100%
  • Teachers with Emergency Credentials: 0%
  • School Schedule: Standard
  • Grades: K-5
  • K-3 Class Size: 29
  • Grades 4-6 Class Size: 30
Demographic Information:
  • GATE students: 1%
  • English learners: 6%
  • Reclassified as English proficient: 5%
  • Migrant education program participants: 0%
  • Eligible for free/reduced price lunch: 8%
  • Special education within past two years: 6%
Parent's Education:
  • Overall Average Education4: 4.39
(based on the 83% who responded)
Graduate School
College Graduate
Some College
High School
Not a High School

State Rank: 10 out of 101
API Score:
Student Ethnicity:
Two or More
American Indian

Median Home Price (Zindex) for zip code 94598:

Related Schools:
Walnut Acres Elementary rank: 10 in Walnut Creek
Foothill Middle rank: 9 in Walnut Creek
Eagle Peak Montessori rank: 9 in Walnut Creek
Northgate High rank: 9 in Walnut Creek
Valle Verde Elementary rank: 10 in Walnut Creek
Bancroft Elementary rank: 8 in Walnut Creek
Indian Valley Elementary rank: 9 in Walnut Creek
Ygnacio Valley High rank: 2 in Concord
Woodside Elementary rank: 8 in Concord
Oak Grove Middle rank: 1 in Concord
Walnut Heights Elementary rank: 10 in Walnut Creek
Walnut Creek Intermediate rank: 9 in Walnut Creek
Ygnacio Valley Elementary rank: 4 in Concord
Diablo Community Day rank: in Concord
Fair Oaks Elementary rank: 2 in Pleasant Hill
Buena Vista Elementary rank: 9 in Walnut Creek
Las Lomas High rank: 10 in Walnut Creek
Murwood Elementary rank: 8 in Walnut Creek
Continuation Prospect High rank: A in Pleasant Hill
Cambridge Elementary rank: 3 in Concord
Horizons Alternative rank: 3 in Pleasant Hill
Pleasant Hill Middle rank: 6 in Pleasant Hill

  1. The State Rank is determined by a school's API Score in comparison to all other schools in California. (1 is the worst, 10 is the best). An equal number of schools occupy each rank. * This rank comes from the 2013 California Academic Performance Index (API) Growth report.
  2. The API Score is a number between 200 and 1000 that reflects a school's performance on statewide student assessments administered in 2013.
  3. Alternative Schools receive APIs but do not receive ranks
  4. Parent Education is the average of all responses where "1" represents "Not a high school graduate" and "5" represents "Graduate school."
  5. More information: 2012-13 Academic Performance Index Reports Information Guide (PDF; 629KB; 65pp.)