19900 80th Ave
Tinley Park, IL 60487
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
7/
10
Top 50%
Walker Intermediate School serves 711 students in grades 5-6.
Walker Intermediate School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Illinois for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 33% (which is equal to the Illinois state average of 33%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 42% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 38%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Illinois state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 25% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 52% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Walker Intermediate School's student population of 711 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 50 teachers has grown by 6% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 5-6
Total Students
711 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
50 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

Walker Intermediate School is ranked within the top 50% of all 3,655 schools in Illinois (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Walker Intermediate School is 0.42, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.68. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data
This School
State Level (IL)
Overall Testing Rank
#1369 out of 3655 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
33%
33%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
42%
38%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
15:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
4%
5%
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Hispanic
11%
26%
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Black
7%
17%
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White
75%
48%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IL.
Diversity Score
0.42
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Eligible for Free Lunch
12%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (14-15)
1%
2%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Walker Intermediate 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.
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: 5-6
  • Students: 711 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 25%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50% in IL
  • Math Proficiency
    : 33% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 42% (Top 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.42 (Top 50%)

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