Walker Elementary School

Walker Elementary School serves 567 students in grades PK-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the LA average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 20% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 56%.
Walker Elementary School operates within the Livingston Parish School District.

Overview

The student population of 567 students has grown by 5% over five years.
The teacher population of 33 teachers has declined by 10% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 567 students
Walker Elementary School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 33 teachers
Walker Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Walker Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 14:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.34 is equal to the state average of 0.34. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (LA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1 14:1
Walker Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Hispanic
6%
4%
Walker Elementary School Black Students (2002-2013)
Black
14%
48%
Walker Elementary School Black Students (1990-2013)
White
80%
44%
Walker Elementary School White Students (1990-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Walker Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown LA 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.
0.34 0.34
Walker Elementary School Diversity Score (1990-2013)
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.
56%
61%
Walker Elementary 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.
8%
7%
Walker Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 25,293 students has grown by 8% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $9,148 is less than the state average of $14,187. The district revenue/student has grown by 36% over four years.
The district spending/student of $9,403 is less than the state average of $14,076. The district spending/student has grown by 36% over four years.
School District Name Livingston Parish School District
Number of Schools
Managed
44
5
Number of Students Managed 25,293 2,117
Livingston Parish School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $221 MM $33 MM
Livingston Parish School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $227 MM $33 MM
Livingston Parish School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $9,148 $14,187
Livingston Parish School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $9,403 $14,076
Livingston Parish School District District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Walker Freshman High School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Walker Freshman High School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Walker Freshman High School (0.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • WalkerWalker Freshman High School
    13443 Burgess Ave
    WalkerLA 70785
    (225)665-8970
    0.3 mi | Gr. 9 | 426 students                      
  • WalkerWalker High School
    12646 Burgess Ave
    WalkerLA 70785
    (225)664-4825
    0.5 mi | Gr. 10-12 | 1073 students                      
  • WalkerWestside Junior High School
    12615 Burgess Ave
    WalkerLA 70785
    (225)665-8259
    0.5 mi | Gr. 6-8 | 646 students                      
  • WalkerPine Ridge School
    Special Education School
    30228 Travis St
    WalkerLA 70785
    (225)664-4223
    Special Education School

    0.7 mi | Gr. KG-12 | 39 students                      
  • WalkerSouth Walker Elementary School
    13745 Milton Ln
    WalkerLA 70785
    (225)665-0446
    1.8 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 732 students                      

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