Joe Walker Middle School



Joe Walker Middle School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Joe Walker Middle School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 462
8 425
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Joe Walker Middle School is a public elementary school located in Quartz Hill, CA in the Westside Union Elementary School District. It enrolls 887 students in grades 1st through 12th. It has 26.0 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 887
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 26:1
Full Time Teachers: 34.1

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Joe Walker Middle School Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 466
(53%)
4,538
(53%)
 Female 421
(47%)
4,103
(47%)

Joe Walker Middle School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 391
(44%)
3,407
(39%)
 Hispanic 305
(34%)
3,345
(39%)
 Black 103
(12%)
1,022
(12%)
 Asian 43
(5%)
460
(5%)
 Two or More 34
(4%)
356
(4%)
 American Indian 8
(1%)
31
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 3
(0%)
20
(0%)

Joe Walker Middle School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 592
(67%)
5,211
(60%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 256
(29%)
2,811
(33%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 39
(4%)
619
(7%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

The percentage of Joe Walker Middle School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (33.3%) is lower than the state average of 58.5%. This may indicate that the area has a lower level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

Joe Walker Middle School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 840
2006 872
2007 911
2008 898
2009 858
2010 838
2011 850
2012 887

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 21.4
2006 22.6
2007 20.2
2008 21.3
2009 22.8
2010 N/A
2011 27.3
2012 26

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 N/A
2006 0.29128440366972
2007 0.28649835345774
2008 0.32516703786192
2009 0.36713286713287
2010 0.38782816229117
2011 0.38941176470588
2012 0.3325817361894

Compare Joe Walker Middle School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
2,096.4% 21.0:1
 
2,600.0% 26.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 33.3%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 58.5%
 

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Public elementary school and private elementary school data obtained from the National Center for Education Statistics in the United States. The data displayed is from the most current sources available. For public schools this is the 2012-2013 school year. For private schools this is the 2011-2012 school year.

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