Walker Elementary School

  • Walker Elementary School serves 566 students in grades PK-5.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the LA average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 23% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 55%.
  • Walker Elementary School operates within the Livingston Parish School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 566 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 37 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 566 students
Walker Elementary School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Walker Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 37 teachers
Walker Elementary School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade Walker Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.38 is more than the state average of 0.35. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (LA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1 16:1
Walker Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2015)
Asian
n/a
2%
Walker Elementary School Asian Students (1996-2014)
Hispanic
9%
6%
Walker Elementary School Black Students (2003-2015)
Black
14%
44%
Walker Elementary School Black Students (1991-2015)
White
77%
45%
Walker Elementary School White Students (1991-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Walker Elementary School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
n/a
2%
Walker Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2013-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Walker Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown LA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.38 0.35
Walker Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
56%
58%
Walker Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
10%
6%
Walker Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • Livingston Parish School District's student population of 25,754 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $9,323 in this district is less than the state average of $15,711. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $9,161 is less than the state average of $15,475. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Livingston Parish School District
Number of Schools
Managed
43
4
Number of Students Managed 25,754 1,685
Livingston Parish School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $239 MM $27 MM
Livingston Parish School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $235 MM $26 MM
Livingston Parish School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $9,323 $15,711
Livingston Parish School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $9,161 $15,475
Livingston Parish School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

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