Walker Freshman High School

13443 Burgess Avenue
Walker, LA 70785
(School attendance zone shown in map)
  • Walker Freshman High School serves 448 students in grades 9.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 72% (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 81% (which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 69%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Louisiana state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 14% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 55%.

School Overview

  • Walker Freshman High School's student population of 448 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 28 teachers has grown by 12% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9
Total Students448 students
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Total Classroom Teachers28 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Walker Freshman High School's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Walker Freshman High School is 0.25, which is less than 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#414 out of 1,277 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
72%
63%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
81%
69%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
1%
2%
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Hispanic
2%
6%
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Black
11%
44%
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White
86%
45%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Walker Freshman High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in LA.
Diversity Score0.250.36
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Graduation Rate<50%
79%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
47%
60%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
3%
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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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