Walter J Meyer School
9 May 2023 / by Crystal Brown
About Walter J Meyer School
Walter J Meyer School is a public elementary school located in the heart of the city of Chicago. It serves students in grades kindergarten through 8th grade. The school has a rich history of providing a quality education to its students, and it is committed to helping them reach their full potential. The school offers a variety of programs and activities that allow students to explore their interests and develop their skills. Walter J Meyer School has a strong focus on academics, and it offers a rigorous curriculum that prepares students for success in high school and beyond. The school also provides a wide range of extracurricular activities, including sports, clubs, and other activities that help students develop their social and emotional skills. The school also has an active parent-teacher organization that is committed to supporting the school and its students. Walter J Meyer School is a great place for students to learn and grow, and it is dedicated to helping them reach their goals.
411 N. 9th St.
Tombstone, AZ 85638
Pre-K – 8
Overview Walter J Meyer School
Walter J Meyer School serves 131 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
Walter J Meyer School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Arizona for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 20-24% (which is lower than the Arizona state average of 32%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 35-39% (which is approximately equal to the Arizona state average of 39%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Arizona state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 33% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Arizona state average of 64% (majority Hispanic).
Verdict on Walter J Meyer School
Walter J Meyer School is ranked within the top 50% of all 1,854 schools in Arizona (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.The diversity score of Walter J Meyer School is 0.49, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.65. The school’s diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.