Walker Elementary School (Closed 2018)

1520 Post Ave
Rockford, IL 61103
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Walker Elementary School served 292 students in grades 1-5.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was 6-9% (which was lower than the Illinois state average of 31%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was 10-14% (which was lower than the Illinois state average of 36%) for the 2015-16 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 was lower than the Illinois state level of 15:1.

School Overview

Grades Offered
Grades 1-5
Total Students
292 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
21 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data
This School
State Level (IL)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(15-16)
6-9%
31%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Walker Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Illinois by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(15-16)
10-14%
36%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Walker Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Illinois by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
15:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Walker Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Illinois by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
American Indian
(15-16)
n/a
n/a
Asian
(15-16)
n/a
5%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Walker Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Hispanic
(15-16)
11%
26%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Walker Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Black
(15-16)
53%
17%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Walker Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
White
(15-16)
24%
49%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Walker Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Hawaiian
(15-16)
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
(15-16)
12%
3%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Walker Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Illinois by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Diversity Score
n/a
This chart display the diversity score of Walker Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Illinois by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
75%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Walker Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Illinois by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch (14-15)
2%
2%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Walker Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Illinois by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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