Ewell D Walker Middle School

Ewell D Walker Middle School serves 799 students in grades 6-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the TX average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 93% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 69%.
Ewell D Walker Middle School operates within the Dallas Independent School District.

Overview

The student population of 799 students has grown by 18% over five years.
The teacher population of 48 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 799 students
Ewell D Walker Middle School Total Students (2007-2012)
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 48 teachers
Ewell D Walker Middle School Total Classroom Teachers (2007-2012)
Students by Grade Ewell D Walker Middle School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 15:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.52 is less than the state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (TX) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1 14:1
Ewell D Walker Middle School Student : Teacher Ratio (2007-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
2%
3%
Ewell D Walker Middle School Asian (2007-2012)
Hispanic
66%
50%
Ewell D Walker Middle School Hispanic (2007-2012)
Black
20%
13%
Ewell D Walker Middle School Black (2007-2012)
White
7%
31%
Ewell D Walker Middle School White (2007-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Ewell D Walker Middle School Sch Ethnicity Ewell D Walker Middle 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.
0.52 0.64
Ewell D Walker Middle School Diversity Score (2007-2012)
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.
70%
44%
Ewell D Walker Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (2007-2012)
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.
7%
7%
Ewell D Walker Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2007-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 171,677 students has grown by 9% over five years.
School District Name Dallas Independent School District
Number of Schools
Managed
237
3
Number of Students Managed 171,677 799
Dallas Independent   School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2011)
District Total Revenue $1,616 MM $9 MM
Dallas Independent   School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $1,619 MM $9 MM
Dallas Independent   School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $10,267 $11,947
Dallas Independent   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $10,290 $12,666
Dallas Independent   School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is W T White High School (1.2 miles away).
The nearest middle school is George Bannerman Dealey International Academy (2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Nathan Adams Elementary School (1.1 miles away)
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Dallas, TX 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 0.48, which is higher than the Texas average of 0.39. The most diverse school in Dallas is Richland Collegiate High School Of Math Science Engineering. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Texas or national school diversity statistics.