Walker Elementary School

Walker Elementary School serves 559 students in grades PK-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the LA average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 19% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 55%.
Walker Elementary School operates within the Livingston Parish School District.

Overview

The student population of 559 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 36 teachers has declined by 7% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 559 students
Walker Elementary School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 36 teachers
Walker Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Walker Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.33 is less than the state average of 0.72. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (LA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1 14:1
Walker Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
1%
Walker Elementary School Asian (1996-2012)
Hispanic
6%
4%
Walker Elementary School Hispanic (2002-2012)
Black
11%
48%
Walker Elementary School Black (1990-2012)
White
81%
45%
Walker Elementary School White (1990-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Walker Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Walker Elementary School Sta Ethnicity
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.
0.33 0.72
Walker Elementary School Diversity Score (1990-2012)
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.
54%
61%
Walker Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2012)
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.
10%
7%
Walker Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 24,773 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Livingston Parish School District
Number of Schools
Managed
44
6
Number of Students Managed 24,773 1,863
Livingston Parish School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $221 MM n/a
Livingston Parish School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $227 MM n/a
Livingston Parish School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $9,148 $0
Livingston Parish School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $9,403 $0
Livingston Parish School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (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 South Walker Elementary School (1.8 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Walker Walker Freshman High School
    13443 Burgess Ave
    Walker , LA , 70785
    (225)665-8970
    0.3  mi  |  404  students  |  Gr.  9
  • Walker Walker High School
    12646 Burgess Ave
    Walker , LA , 70785
    (225)664-4825
    0.5  mi  |  1047  students  |  Gr.  10-12
  • Walker Westside Junior High School
    12615 Burgess Ave
    Walker , LA , 70785
    (225)665-8259
    0.5  mi  |  636  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Walker Pine Ridge School
    Special Education School
    30228 Travis St
    Walker , LA , 70785
    (225)664-4223
    Special Education School
    0.7  mi  |  38  students  |  Gr.  KG-12
  • Walker South Walker Elementary School
    13745 Milton Ln
    Walker , LA , 70785
    (225)665-0446
    1.8  mi  |  699  students  |  Gr.  PK-5

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Walker, LA public schools have a diversity scoreThe 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. of 0.08, which is lower than the Louisiana average of 0.33. The most diverse school in Walker is W. H. A. Midlevel Alternative Prg. Middle School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Louisiana or national school diversity statistics.