Lulu Walker School

1750 W Roller Coaster Rd
Tucson, AZ 85704
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
8/
10
Top 30%
Lulu Walker School serves 451 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Lulu Walker School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Arizona for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 59% (which is higher than the Arizona state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 57% (which is higher than the Arizona state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Arizona state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 69% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Arizona state average of 62% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Lulu Walker School's student population of 451 students has declined by 9% over five school years.
The teacher population of 31 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students451 students
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Total Classroom Teachers31 teachers
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School Rankings

Lulu Walker School is ranked within the top 30% of all 2,120 schools in Arizona (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Lulu Walker School is 0.60, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.65. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AZ)
Overall Testing Rank
#503 out of 2120 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
59%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
57%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:118:1
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American Indian
2%
6%
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Asian
5%
3%
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Hispanic
55%
45%
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Black
4%
5%
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White
31%
38%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
2%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.600.65
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Eligible for Free Lunch
49%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAmphitheater Unified School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AZ Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Lulu Walker School is Sonoran Science Academy - Tucson (1.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is La Cima Middle School (0.8 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Tucson La Cima Middle School Math: 27% | Reading: 33%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 481 students
    0.8 miles
    5600 N. La Canada
    Tucson, AZ 85704
    (520) 696-5000
    0.8 6-8 481
  • Tucson Emily Meschter Early Learning Center
    Grades: PK | 190 students
    0.9 miles
    4605 N. La Cholla Blvd.
    Tucson, AZ 85705
    (520) 696-8909
    0.9 PK 190
  • Tucson Flowing Wells Junior High School Math: 44% | Reading: 40%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 7-8 | 816 students
    1.0 miles
    4545 N. Lacholla
    Tucson, AZ 85705
    (520) 696-8801
    1 7-8 816
  • Tucson Sonoran Science Academy - Tucson Charter School
    Math: 62% | Reading: 63%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: K-12 | 664 students
    1.0 miles
    2325 W. Sunset Rd.
    Tucson, AZ 85741
    (520) 665-3400
    1 K-12 664
  • Tucson Centennial Elementary School Math: 52% | Reading: 62%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: K-6 | 489 students
    1.1 miles
    2200 W Wetmore
    Tucson, AZ 85705
    (520) 696-8801
    1.1 K-6 489

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