Walnut Hill Elementary Middle School

  • Walnut Hill Elementary Middle School serves 1,705 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 67% (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 76% (which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 69%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Louisiana state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 55% of the student body (majority Black), which is equal to the Louisiana state average of 55%.

Top Placements

Walnut Hill Elementary Middle School places among the top 20% of public schools in Louisiana for:

School Overview

  • Walnut Hill Elementary Middle School's student population of 1,705 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 98 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students1,705 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of Walnut Hill Elementary Middle School
Total Classroom Teachers98 teachers
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Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Walnut Hill Elementary Middle School by grade.

School Comparison

  • Walnut Hill Elementary Middle School's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has decreased from 18:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Walnut Hill Elementary Middle School is 0.58, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.61. 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#357 out of 1,277 schools
(Top 30%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
67%
63%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Walnut Hill Elementary Middle School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
76%
69%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Walnut Hill Elementary Middle School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Louisiana by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio17:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Hispanic
5%
6%
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Black
47%
44%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Walnut Hill Elementary Middle School and the percentage of Black public school students in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
45%
45%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Walnut Hill Elementary Middle School and the percentage of White public school students in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
3%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Walnut Hill Elementary Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in LA.
Diversity Score0.580.61
This chart display the diversity score of Walnut Hill Elementary Middle School and the public school average diversity score of Louisiana by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
45%
60%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Walnut Hill Elementary Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
3%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Walnut Hill Elementary Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCaddo Parish School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

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