Walker Elementary School



Walker Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Walker Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 16
K 112
1 116
2 84
3 118
4 106
5 116
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Walker Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Northport, AL in the Tuscaloosa County School District. It enrolls 668 students in grades 1st through 12th. Walker Elementary School is the 170th largest public school in Alabama and the 9,556th largest nationally. It has 17.7 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 668
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 17.7:1
Full Time Teachers: 37.75
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 9,556th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Alabama: 170th out of 787
Student/Teacher Rank in Alabama: 480th out of 782
Full Time Teacher Rank in Alabama: 184th out of 782

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Walker Elementary School Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 348
(52%)
6,668
(51%)
 Female 320
(48%)
6,433
(49%)

Walker Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 621
(93%)
8,106
(62%)
 Black 18
(3%)
3,633
(28%)
 Hispanic 16
(2%)
957
(7%)
 Two or More 11
(2%)
272
(2%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
14
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
4
(0%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
115
(1%)

Walker Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 391
(59%)
7,413
(57%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 235
(35%)
5,097
(39%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 42
(6%)
591
(5%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 779 ranked schools in Alabama, Walker Elementary School is ranked 332nd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Walker Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (41.5%) is lower than the state average of 53.9%. 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.

Walker Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 657
2006 678
2007 708
2008 686
2009 658
2010 691
2011 652
2012 646
2013 650
2014 656
2015 668

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 17.8
2006 15.4
2007 16.1
2008 15.1
2009 15.5
2010 16.8
2011 14.7
2012 15.4
2013 16.7
2014 18
2015 17.7

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.31506849315068
2006 0.3259587020649
2007 0.34039548022599
2008 0.37609329446064
2009 0.41945288753799
2010 0.410998552822
2011 0.4601226993865
2012 0.4922600619195
2013 0.50923076923077
2014 0.48932926829268
2015 0.41467065868263

Compare Walker Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,656.6% 16.6:1
 
1,770.0% 17.7:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 41.5%
 
State Average 53.9%
 
National Average 55.7%
 

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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 2015-2016 school year. For private schools this is the 2015-2016 school year.

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