South Walker Elementary School

  • South Walker Elementary School serves 683 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 76% (which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 63%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 85% (which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 69%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Louisiana state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 21% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 55%.

Top Placements

South Walker Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Louisiana for:

School Overview

  • South Walker Elementary School's student population of 683 students has declined by 8% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 45 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students683 students
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Total Classroom Teachers45 teachers
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School Comparison

  • South Walker Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of South Walker Elementary School is 0.36, which is equal to the diversity score at state average of 0.36. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (LA)
Overall School Rank#192 out of 1,277 schools
(Top 20%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
76%
63%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of South Walker Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
85%
69%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of South Walker Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Louisiana by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in South Walker Elementary School and percentage of American Indian public school students in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2005-06 school year data.
Asian
1%
2%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in South Walker Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Hispanic
8%
6%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in South Walker Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
11%
44%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in South Walker Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
79%
45%
This chart display the percentage of White students in South Walker Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
1%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in South Walker Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in LA.
Diversity Score0.360.36
This chart display the diversity score of South Walker Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Louisiana by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
48%
60%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in South Walker Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
3%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in South Walker Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLivingston Parish School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

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