Walker Elementary School (magnet)

  • Walker Elementary School (magnet) serves 740 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 25% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 57%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 20% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 54%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the Florida state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Florida state average of 61%.

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School Overview

  • Walker Elementary School (magnet)'s student population of 740 students has grown by 25% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 46 teachers has grown by 21% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students740 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of Walker Elementary School (magnet)
Total Classroom Teachers46 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Walker Elementary School (magnet)'s student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Walker Elementary School (magnet) is 0.08, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.46. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (FL)
Overall School Rank#3571 out of 3,601 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
25%
57%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Walker Elementary School (magnet) and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Florida by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
20%
54%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Walker Elementary School (magnet) and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Florida by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio16:116:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Walker Elementary School (magnet) and the public school average student teacher ratio of Florida by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Asian
n/a
3%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Walker Elementary School (magnet) and the percentage of Asian public school students in Florida by year, with the latest 1989-90 school year data.
Hispanic
2%
32%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Walker Elementary School (magnet) and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Florida by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
96%
22%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Walker Elementary School (magnet) and the percentage of Black public school students in Florida by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
1%
39%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Walker Elementary School (magnet) and the percentage of White public school students in Florida by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
1%
3%
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Walker Elementary School (magnet).This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in FL.
Diversity Score0.080.46
This chart display the diversity score of Walker Elementary School (magnet) and the public school average diversity score of Florida by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
95%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Walker Elementary School (magnet) and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Florida by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Walker Elementary School (magnet) and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Florida by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBROWARD School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

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