Walker Junior High School

  • Walker Junior High School serves 1,139 students in grades 7-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 39% (which is higher than the California state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 51% (which is higher than the California state average of 48%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 28:1 is higher than the California state level of 23:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 81% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 76%.

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School Overview

  • Walker Junior High School's student population of 1,139 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 41 teachers has declined by 14% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-8
Total Students1,139 students
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Total Classroom Teachers41 teachers
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School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Overall School Rank#3369 out of 9,595 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
39%
38%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
51%
48%
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Student : Teacher Ratio28:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
30%
11%
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Hispanic
43%
54%
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Black
3%
6%
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White
19%
24%
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Hawaiian
n/an/a
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Two or more races
5%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Walker Junior High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CA.
Diversity Score0.690.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
35%
49%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
12%
9%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAnaheim Union High School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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