Walker Junior High School

13443 Burgess Ave, Walker, LA 70785 | (225) 665-8970
  • Grades: 9
  • Student Enrollment: 436
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
  • Enrolls 436 high school students that are all enrolled in the same grade level (09)
Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: P.o. Box 219, Walker, LA 70785
  • Principal or Admin: Homer F. Wentzel Jr.
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
    All students of this school are eligible for participation in authorized programs.
School District Details

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 436
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 25.4
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 17.2
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 226 (51.8%)
  • Females: 210 (48.2%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 53 (12.2%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 144 (33.0%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 197 (45.2%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Walker Junior High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian30.7%
Black235.3%
Asian40.9%
Hispanic51.1%
White40192.0%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Walker Junior High School
  Number Percent
9th Grade436100.0%
Faculty Educational Background (2006-07)
  • Teachers with a Bachelor's Degree: 66%
  • Teachers with a Master's Degree or Higher:35%
Faculty Salary and Experience (2006-2007)
  • Average Teaching Experience: 13 Years
  • Average Salary: $42,271
Teacher Experience by Number of Years
Walker Junior High School Teacher Experience in Years
  Salary Percent
1-5 Years of Teaching Experience$37,25721%
More Than 5 Years of Teaching Experience$43,57979%
Source: LA Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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