Walker Elementary School

Walker Elementary School serves 578 students in grades PK - 5.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the LA average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 20% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 54%.
Walker Elementary School operates within the Livingston Parish School District.

School Overview

The student population of 578 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 578 students
Walker Elementary School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Walker Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 36 teachers
Walker Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Walker Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 15:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.34 is less than the state average of 0.35. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (LA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1 16:1
Walker Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Hispanic
8%
5%
Walker Elementary School Black Students (2004-2014)
Black
12%
44%
Walker Elementary School Black Students (1990-2014)
White
80%
46%
Walker Elementary School White Students (1990-2014)
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 0.35
Walker Elementary School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
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%
60%
Walker Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2014)
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.
12%
7%
Walker Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Livingston Parish School District's student population of 25,603 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The revenue/student of $9,209 in this district is less than the state average of $13,503. The district revenue/student has grown by 17% over four years.
The district's spending/student of $9,821 is less than the state average of $14,322. The district spending/student has grown by 31% over four years.
School District Name Livingston Parish School District
Number of Schools
Managed
44
5
Number of Students Managed 25,603 2,019
Livingston Parish School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $224 MM $30 MM
Livingston Parish School District District Total Revenue (1990-2014)
District Spending $239 MM $31 MM
Livingston Parish School District District Spending (1990-2014)
District Revenue / Student $9,209 $13,503
Livingston Parish School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2014)
District Spending / Student $9,821 $14,322
Livingston Parish School District District Spending / Student (1992-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public 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
    Grades: 9 | 441 students
    0.3 miles
    13443 Burgess Ave
    WalkerLA 70785
    (225)665-8970
    0.39441
  • WalkerWalker High School
    Grades: 10-12 | 1073 students
    0.5 miles
    12646 Burgess Ave
    WalkerLA 70785
    (225)664-4825
    0.510-121073
  • WalkerWestside Junior High School
    Grades: 6-8 | 618 students
    0.5 miles
    12615 Burgess Ave
    WalkerLA 70785
    (225)665-8259
    0.56-8618
  • WalkerPine Ridge SchoolSpecial Education School
    Grades: 5-12 | 43 students
    0.7 miles
    30228 Travis St
    WalkerLA 70785
    (225)664-4223
    0.75-1243
  • WalkerSouth Walker Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 749 students
    1.8 miles
    13745 Milton Ln
    WalkerLA 70785
    (225)665-0446
    1.8PK-5749

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