Walker Butte K-8



Walker Butte K-8 Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Walker Butte K-8 Students by Grade
PK 59
K 80
1 87
2 84
3 94
4 80
5 96
6 99
7 111
8 115
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Walker Butte K-8 is a public elementary school located in San Tan Valley, AZ in the Florence Unified School District. It enrolls 905 students in grades 1st through 12th. Walker Butte K-8 is the 94th largest public school in Arizona and the 2,309th largest nationally. It has 16.5 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 905
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 16.5:1
Full Time Teachers: 54.7
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 2,309th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Arizona: 94th out of 1,244
Student/Teacher Rank in Arizona: 248th out of 932
Full Time Teacher Rank in Arizona: 17th out of 932

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Walker Butte K-8 Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 486
(54%)
2,893
(52%)
 Female 419
(46%)
2,702
(48%)

Walker Butte K-8 Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 558
(62%)
2,783
(50%)
 Hispanic 231
(26%)
2,034
(36%)
 Black 82
(9%)
464
(8%)
 American Indian 12
(1%)
104
(2%)
 Pacific Islander 10
(1%)
29
(1%)
 Asian 7
(1%)
77
(1%)
 Two or More 5
(1%)
104
(2%)

Walker Butte K-8 Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 423
(47%)
1,303
(23%)
 Not Eligible 389
(43%)
4,068
(73%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 93
(10%)
224
(4%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,039 ranked schools in Arizona, Walker Butte K-8 is ranked 190th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Walker Butte K-8 students on free and reduced lunch assistance (57.0%) is slightly higher than the state average of 53.6%. 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 Butte K-8 Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 928
2006 1228
2007 1109
2008 1413
2009 1306
2010 1122
2011 985
2012 981
2013 916
2014 913
2015 905

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 16.3
2006 23.2
2007 20.5
2008 20.1
2009 19.3
2010 17.1
2011 15.8
2012 17.8
2013 19.5
2014 17.7
2015 16.5

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.44719827586207
2006 0.31270358306189
2007 0.43282236248873
2008 0.42179759377212
2009 0.49464012251149
2010 0.50891265597148
2011 0.52690355329949
2012 0.48827726809378
2013 0.59606986899563
2014 0.20043811610077
2015 0.57016574585635

Compare Walker Butte K-8 to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,650.0% 16.5:1
 
1,783.9% 17.8:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 53.6%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
This School 57.0%
 

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