Walker High School

  • Walker High School serves 836 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the AL average of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 24% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 44%.
  • Walker High School operates within the Jasper City School District.
  • Jasper City School District's 82% graduation rate is higher than the AL state average of 74%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 836 students has grown by 6% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 59 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 836 students
Walker High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Walker High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 59 teachers
Walker High School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade Walker High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.39 is more than the state average of 0.32. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (AL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1 18:1
Walker High School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2015)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Walker High School American Indian Students (2007-2009)
Asian
n/a
1%
Walker High School Asian Students (1995-2014)
Hispanic
3%
6%
Walker High School Black Students (2000-2015)
Black
20%
33%
Walker High School Black Students (1991-2015)
White
76%
56%
Walker High School White Students (1991-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Walker High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
1%
2%
Walker High School Two Or More Races Students (2012-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Walker High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown AL 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.
0.39 0.32
Walker High 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.
34%
47%
Walker High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1997-2015)
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.
5%
5%
Walker High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2015)

District Comparison

  • Jasper City School District's student population of 2,768 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 82% has decreased from 98% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $9,837 is higher than the state average of $9,721. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $9,947 is less than the state average of $10,229. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Jasper City School District
Number of Schools
Managed
6
6
Number of Students Managed 2,768 2,879
Jasper City School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 82% 74%
Jasper City School District Graduation Rate (1994-2010)
District Total Revenue $27 MM $28 MM
Jasper City School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $27 MM $29 MM
Jasper City School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $9,837 $9,721
Jasper City School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $9,947 $10,229
Jasper City School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

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