Walker Middle School

Walker Middle School serves 493 students in grades 6 - 8.
The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is lower than the OR average of 22:1.
Minority enrollment is 35% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 36%.
Walker Middle School operates within the Salem-keizer 24j School District.

School Overview

The student population of 493 students has declined by 55% over five years.
The teacher population of 23 teachers has declined by 56% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 493 students
Walker Middle School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Walker Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 23 teachers
Walker Middle School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Walker Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.53 is less than the state average of 0.54. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (OR) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 21:1 22:1
Walker Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
American Indian
1%
2%
Walker Middle School American Indian Students (1989-2014)
Asian
2%
4%
Walker Middle School Asian Students (1988-2014)
Hispanic
22%
22%
Walker Middle School Black Students (1990-2014)
Black
2%
2%
Walker Middle School Black Students (1989-2014)
White
65%
64%
Walker Middle School White Students (1990-2014)
Hawaiian
1%
1%
Walker Middle School Hawaiian Students (2009-2014)
Two or more races
7%
5%
Walker Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
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.
0.53 0.54
Walker Middle 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.
40%
44%
Walker Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2014)
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.
6%
7%
Walker Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Salem-keizer 24j School District's student population of 40,565 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The revenue/student of $10,096 in this district is less than the state average of $10,566. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The district's spending/student of $10,688 is higher than the state average of $10,394. The district spending/student has declined by 5% over four years.
School District Name Salem-keizer 24j School District
Number of Schools
Managed
65
3
Number of Students Managed 40,565 795
Salem-keizer   24j School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $406 MM $9 MM
Salem-keizer   24j School District District Total Revenue (1990-2012)
District Spending $430 MM $9 MM
Salem-keizer   24j School District District Spending (1990-2012)
District Revenue / Student $10,096 $10,566
Salem-keizer   24j School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2012)
District Spending / Student $10,688 $10,394
Salem-keizer   24j School District District Spending / Student (1992-2012)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, OR Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Wake Robin School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Wake Robin School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Wake Robin School (0.6 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • SalemWake Robin School
    Grades: PK-12 | 12 students
    0.6 miles
    1520 Plaza St Nw
    SalemOR 97304
    (541)757-5965
    0.6PK-1212
  • SalemMyers Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 426 students
    0.9 miles
    2160 Jewel St Nw
    SalemOR 97304
    (503)399-3175
    0.9KG-5426
  • SalemStraub Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 736 students
    1.1 miles
    1920 Wilmington Ave Nw
    SalemOR 97304
    (503)399-2030
    1.16-8736
  • SalemChapman Hill Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 418 students
    1.2 miles
    1500 Doaks Ferry Rd Nw
    SalemOR 97304
    (503)399-3195
    1.2KG-5418
  • SalemHarritt Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 301 students
    1.2 miles
    2112 Linwood St Nw
    SalemOR 97304
    (503)399-3457
    1.2KG-5301

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