O.p. Walker Senior High School

2832 General Meyer Ave

New Orleans, LA 70114

Tel: (504)302-7170
Grades: 9-12

890 students

O.p. Walker Senior High School serves 890 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the LA average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 55%.
O.p. Walker Senior High School operates within the Rsd-advocacy For The Arts & Technical In N.o. Inc. School District.
The school district's 45% graduation rate is lower than the LA state average of 68%.

Overview

The student population of 890 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 47 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School Type Alternative school / Charter School
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 890 students
O.p. Walker Senior High School Total Students (2007-2013)
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 47 teachers
Students by Grade O.p. Walker Senior High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has increased from 18:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.02 is less than 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 19:1 14:1
O.p. Walker Senior High School Student : Teacher Ratio (2007-2013)
Black
99%
48%
All Ethnic Groups O.p. Walker Senior High School Sch Ethnicity O.p. Walker Senior High 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.
0.02 0.34
O.p. Walker Senior High School Diversity Score (2007-2011)
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.
83%
61%
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.
2%
7%
O.p. Walker Senior High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2007-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 60,237 students has grown by 495% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 45% has decreased from 88% over five years.
School District Name Rsd-advocacy For The Arts & Technical In N.o. Inc. School District
Number of Schools
Managed
43
9
Number of Students Managed 60,237 2,337
Graduation Rate 45% 68%
Rsd-advocacy For The Arts & Technical In N.o.  Inc. School District Graduation Rate (1994-2009)
District Total Revenue $299 MM $33 MM
Rsd-advocacy For The Arts & Technical In N.o.  Inc. School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $276 MM $33 MM
Rsd-advocacy For The Arts & Technical In N.o.  Inc. School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $29,537 $14,187
Rsd-advocacy For The Arts & Technical In N.o.  Inc. School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $27,319 $14,076
Rsd-advocacy For The Arts & Technical In N.o.  Inc. School 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 L. B. Landry High School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Renew Accelerated High School #2 (1.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Harriet Tubman Charter School (0.6 miles away)
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  • New OrleansHarriet Tubman Charter School
    Alternative School
    Charter School
    2013 General Meyer Ave
    New OrleansLA 70114
    (504)227-3800
    Alternative School
    Charter School

    0.6 mi | 521 students | Gr. KG-8                      
  • New OrleansL. B. Landry High School
    Alternative School
    1201 L. B. Landry Ave
    New OrleansLA 70114
    (504)373-6257
    Alternative School

    0.8 mi | 736 students | Gr. 7-12                      
  • New OrleansNew Orleans Military And Maritime Academy
    Alternative School
    Charter School
    1912 L. B. Landry Ave
    New OrleansLA 70114
    (504)708-2886
    Alternative School
    Charter School

    1 mi | 102 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • New OrleansWilliam J. Fischer Elementary School
    Alternative School
    Charter School
    1801 L.b. Landry Ave
    New OrleansLA 70114
    (504)304-3976
    Alternative School
    Charter School

    1 mi | 662 students | Gr. PK-8                      
  • New OrleansMurray Henderson Elementary School
    Alternative School
    2701 Lawrence St
    New OrleansLA 70114
    (504)373-6241
    Alternative School

    1 mi | 222 students | Gr. PK-8                      

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