Walker Station School

3971 Richmond Ct Nw, Grand Rapids, MI 49534 | (616) 791-9757
  • Grades: KG-4
  • Student Enrollment: 219
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
  • Enrolls 219 elementary school students from grades KG-4
Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 3971 Richmond Court Nw, Grand Rapids, MI 49544
  • Principal or Admin: Mrs. Judy Burtch
  • Fax: (616) 791-1431
  • Website: khps.org
School Operational Details
  • Magnet School
School District Details

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 219
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 12.3
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 17.8
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 114 (52.1%)
  • Females: 104 (47.5%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 23 (10.5%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 59 (26.9%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 82 (37.4%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Walker Station School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian20.9%
Black83.7%
Asian20.9%
Hispanic41.8%
White20292.2%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Walker Station School
  Number Percent
Kindergarten3817.4%
1st Grade4219.2%
2nd Grade4821.9%
3rd Grade4219.2%
4th Grade4922.4%
Source: MI Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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Test Scores and Performance Information

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The overall school rating shows that Walker Station School performed on average about the same as other schools across the state on MEAP state exams in the following subjects:
  • English Language Arts
  • Math
  • Reading
  • Writing

MEAP - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 3 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
200992.9%95.0%94.8%
200897.8%93.9%91.3%
 
Reading Test
200990.5%90.9%89.8%
200895.7%90.2%86.4%
 
English Language Arts Test
200891.3%83.4%83.2%
 
Writing Test
200873.9%64.0%61.1%
 

Grade 4 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
200993.9%91.8%92.3%
200896.0%87.4%87.9%
 
Reading Test
200991.8%84.1%84.1%
200896.0%87.4%82.8%
 
English Language Arts Test
200890.0%83.2%76.6%
 
Writing Test
200851.0%51.4%44.4%
 
Source: MI Department of Education 2008-2009

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