Walkerwinter Elementary School

39932 Michigan Ave
Canton, MI 48188
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
6/
10
Top 50%
Walkerwinter Elementary School serves 346 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Walkerwinter Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Michigan for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 30-34% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 36%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 50-54% (which is higher than the Michigan state average of 48%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Michigan state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 40% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Michigan state average of 36% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 346 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 40%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50% in MI
  • Math Proficiency
    : 30-34% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 50-54% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MI Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Walkerwinter Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Michigan for:

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School Overview

Walkerwinter Elementary School's student population of 346 students has grown by 11% over five school years.
The teacher population of 23 teachers has grown by 21% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
346 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
23 teachers
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School Rankings

Walkerwinter Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% of all 2,925 schools in Michigan (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Walkerwinter Elementary School is 0.57, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.55. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (MI)
Overall Testing Rank
#1190 out of 2925 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
30-34%
36%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
50-54%
48%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
17:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
2%
3%
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Hispanic
5%
9%
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Black
27%
18%
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White
60%
64%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.57
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
54%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
4%
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Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MI Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Walkerwinter Elementary School's ranking?
Walkerwinter Elementary School is ranked #1190 out of 2,925 schools, which ranks it among the top 50% of public schools in Michigan.
What schools are Walkerwinter Elementary School often compared to?
Walkerwinter Elementary Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Pd Graham Elementary School, Wildwood Elementary School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
30-34% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 36% MI state average), while 50-54% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 48% MI state average).
How many students attend Walkerwinter Elementary School?
346 students attend Walkerwinter Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
60% of Walkerwinter Elementary School students are White, 27% of students are Black, 5% of students are Hispanic, 5% of students are Two or more races, 2% of students are Asian, and 1% of students are American Indian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Walkerwinter Elementary School?
Walkerwinter Elementary School has a student ration of 15:1, which is lower than the Michigan state average of 17:1.
What grades does Walkerwinter Elementary School offer ?
Walkerwinter Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-5 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is Walkerwinter Elementary School part of?
Walkerwinter Elementary School is part of Wayne-Westland Community School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 346 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 40%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 30-34% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 50-54% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MI Dept. of Education

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