Walker County School District

For the 2021-22 school year, there are 10 public preschools serving 4,747 students in Walker County School District. This district's average pre testing ranking is 5/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public pre schools in Georgia.
Public Preschools in Walker County School District have an average math proficiency score of 38% (versus the Georgia public pre school average of 48%), and reading proficiency score of 42% (versus the 44% statewide average).
The top ranked public preschools in Walker County School District are Fairyland Elementary School, Chattanooga Valley Elementary School and Cherokee Ridge Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Minority enrollment is 14% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the Georgia public preschool average of 62% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

Walker County School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in Georgia for:

Category
Attribute
Student Attention
Lowest student:teacher ratio (Top 1%)

Overview

School District Name
Walker County School District
School District Website
School District Phone Number
School District Grades Offered
PK - 12
2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
This State (GA)
# Schools
10 Schools
1,085 Schools
# Students
4,747 Students
707,935 Students
# Teachers
397 Teachers
48,697 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
12:1

District Rank

Walker County School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 142 school districts in Georgia (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-2019 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 88% has increased from 78% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (GA)
Overall District Rank
#110 out of 213 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Walker County  School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
35%
44%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Walker County  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of GA by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
39%
45%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Walker County  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of GA by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Graduation Rate
88%
83%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Walker County  School District and public school graduation rate of GA by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.25
0.70
# American Indian Students
8 Students
1,435 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
n/a
# Asian Students
18 Students
30,779 Students
% Asian Students
1%
5%
# Hispanic Students
136 Students
120,614 Students
% Hispanic Students
3%
17%
# Black Students
232 Students
256,348 Students
% Black Students
5%
36%
# White Students
4,095 Students
269,836 Students
% White Students
86%
38%
# Hawaiian Students
5 Students
670 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
253 Students
28,253 Students
% of Two or more races Students
5%
4%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
312
47,112
# Students in K Grade:
690
110,885
# Students in 1st Grade:
672
111,823
# Students in 2nd Grade:
642
111,135
# Students in 3rd Grade:
712
107,079
# Students in 4th Grade:
684
107,122
# Students in 5th Grade:
726
106,513
# Students in 6th Grade:
124
2,810
# Students in 7th Grade:
88
1,354
# Students in 8th Grade:
97
1,326
# Students in 9th Grade:
-
203
# Students in 10th Grade:
-
198
# Students in 11th Grade:
-
159
# Students in 12th Grade:
-
216
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $11,206 in this school district is less than the state median of $11,496. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $11,186 is less than the state median of $11,705. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
This School District
This State (GA)
Total Revenue
$99 MM
$36 MM
This chart display total revenue of Walker County  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in GA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending
$99 MM
$37 MM
This chart display total spending of Walker County  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in GA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$11,206
$11,496
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Walker County  School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in GA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$11,186
$11,705
This chart display average spending per public school student in Walker County  School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in GA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Best Walker County School District Public Preschools (2021-22)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Fairyland Elementary School
Math: 80-84% | Reading: 85-89%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
1306 Lula Lake Rd
Lookout Mountain, GA 30750
(706) 820-1171
Grades: PK-5
| 289 students
Rank: #22.
Chattanooga Valley Elementary School
Math: 40% | Reading: 54%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
(2)
3420 Chattanooga Valley Rd
Flintstone, GA 30725
(706) 820-2511
Grades: PK-5
| 530 students
Rank: #33.
Cherokee Ridge Elementary School
Math: 46% | Reading: 43%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
(2)
2423 Johnson Rd
Chickamauga, GA 30707
(706) 375-9831
Grades: PK-5
| 639 students
Rank: #44.
Saddle Ridge Elementary And Middle School
Math: 41% | Reading: 46%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
9858 N Highway 27
Rock Spring, GA 30739
(706) 375-1219
Grades: PK-8
| 584 students
Rank: #55.
North Lafayette Elementary School
Math: 41% | Reading: 40%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
610 N Duke St
La Fayette, GA 30728
(706) 638-1869
Grades: PK-5
| 449 students
Rank: #66.
Rock Spring Elementary School
Math: 30-34% | Reading: 40-44%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
372 Highway 95
Rock Spring, GA 30739
(706) 764-1383
Grades: PK-5
| 419 students
Rank: #77.
Naomi Elementary School
Math: 20-24% | Reading: 30-34%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
4038 E Highway 136
La Fayette, GA 30728
(706) 638-2443
Grades: PK-5
| 366 students
Rank: #88.
Gilbert Elementary School
Math: 26% | Reading: 29%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
87 S Burnt Mill Rd
La Fayette, GA 30728
(706) 638-2432
Grades: PK-5
| 499 students
Rank: #99.
Rossville Elementary School
Math: 30% | Reading: 25%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
1250 Wilson Rd
Rossville, GA 30741
(706) 866-5901
Grades: PK-5
| 492 students
Rank: #1010.
Stone Creek Elementary School
Math: 27% | Reading: 27%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
1600 Happy Valley Rd
Rossville, GA 30741
(706) 866-3600
Grades: PK-5
| 480 students

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: PK - 12
  • Students: 4,747 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 14%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 88% (Top 50% in GA)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 35% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 39% (Top 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.25

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