Walker Elementary School



Walker Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Walker Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 96
1 64
2 66
3 56
4 56
5 76
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Walker Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Rockford, IL in the Rockford School District 205. It enrolls 414 students in grades 1st through 12th. Walker Elementary School is the 1,156th largest public school in Illinois and the 30,199th largest nationally. It has 14.8 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 414
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 14.8:1
Full Time Teachers: 27.9
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 30,199th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Illinois: 1,156th out of 2,576
Student/Teacher Rank in Illinois: 1,351st out of 2,345
Full Time Teacher Rank in Illinois: 1,159th out of 2,345

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Walker Elementary School Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 221
(53%)
10,905
(51%)
 Female 193
(47%)
10,330
(49%)

Walker Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 203
(49%)
6,360
(30%)
 White 128
(31%)
6,932
(33%)
 Two or More 47
(11%)
1,474
(7%)
 Hispanic 34
(8%)
5,623
(26%)
 Asian 2
(0%)
803
(4%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
5
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
38
(0%)

Walker Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 354
(86%)
15,781
(74%)
 Not Eligible 39
(9%)
4,133
(19%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 21
(5%)
1,321
(6%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 2,547 ranked schools in Illinois, Walker Elementary School is ranked 438th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Walker Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (90.6%) is significantly higher than the state average of 54.0%. This may indicate that the area has a higher 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.

Walker Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 404
2006 390
2007 375
2008 360
2009 391
2010 416
2011 442
2012 414

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 16.8
2006 13.4
2007 15
2008 13.8
2009 15
2010 15.4
2011 15.8
2012 14.8

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.86138613861386
2006 0.93333333333333
2007 0.94666666666667
2008 0.95555555555556
2009 0.9462915601023
2010 0.89423076923077
2011 0.87782805429864
2012 0.90579710144928

Compare Walker Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,306.6% 13.1:1
 
1,480.0% 14.8:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 54.0%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
This School 90.6%
 

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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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