Walker Middle School

Walker Middle School serves 955 students in grades 6-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the FL average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 86% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 58%.
Walker Middle School operates within the Orange School District.

Overview

The student population of 955 students has declined by 11% over five years.
The teacher population of 56 teachers has declined by 20% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 955 students
Walker Middle School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 56 teachers
Walker Middle School Total Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Walker Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 16:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.57 is more than the state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (FL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1 15:1
Walker Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Asian
4%
3%
Walker Middle School Asian Students (1988-2013)
Hispanic
61%
28%
Walker Middle School Black Students (1988-2013)
Black
20%
23%
Walker Middle School Black Students (1988-2013)
White
14%
42%
Walker Middle School White Students (1988-2013)
Two or more races
1%
3%
Walker Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Walker Middle School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown FL All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.57 0.45
Walker Middle School Diversity Score (1988-2013)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
84%
51%
Walker Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2013)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
6%
7%
Walker Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 190,131 students has grown by 9% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $10,511 is less than the state average of $13,793. The district revenue/student has grown by 17% over four years.
The district spending/student of $10,663 is less than the state average of $15,882. The district spending/student has grown by 21% over four years.
School District Name Orange School District
Number of Schools
Managed
255
22
Number of Students Managed 190,131 9,797
Orange School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $1,811 MM $138 MM
Orange School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $1,837 MM $159 MM
Orange School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $10,511 $13,793
Orange School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $10,663 $15,882
Orange School District District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Oak Ridge High School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Esteem Academy (2.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Lancaster Elementary School (0.1 miles away)
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  • OrlandoLancaster Elementary School
    6700 Sheryl Ann Dr
    OrlandoFL 32809
    (407)858-3131
    0.1 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 839 students                      
  • OrlandoWinegard Elementary School
    7055 Winegard Rd
    OrlandoFL 32809
    (407)858-3200
    0.7 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 629 students                      
  • OrlandoOak Ridge High School
    Magnet School
    700 West Oak Ridge Rd
    OrlandoFL 32809
    (407)852-3200
    Magnet School

    0.8 mi | Gr. 9-12 | 2000 students                      
  • OrlandoCornerstone Academy Charter
    Charter School
    5903 Randolph Ave
    OrlandoFL 32809
    (407)851-7730
    Charter School

    1 mi | Gr. KG-8 | 851 students                      
  • OrlandoCornerstone Charter Academy High School
    Charter School
    5903 Randolph Ave
    OrlandoFL 32809
    (407)851-7730
    Charter School

    1 mi | Gr. 9-12 | 242 students                      

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