O.P. Walker Senior High School

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This school is rated below average in school quality compared to other schools in the state. Students here perform below average on state tests, ... More
Academics
2/10
Test scores
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Very concerning:

Test scores at this school fall far below the state average. This suggests that students at this school are likely not performing at grade level.


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Test scores are important to look at because they indicate where students are performing compared to grade-level standards. Ask the school what it's doing to help students who are behind. Understand what on-track learning looks like, and explore higher-performing schools in your area to find the best opportunities for your child to succeed.


Subject
% Proficient
US History
34%
State avg: 67%
Geometry
34%
State avg: 58%
English III
38%
State avg: 63%
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College readiness
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Very concerning:

This school is far below the state average in key measures of college and career readiness.

(Remember: high graduation rates don't mean much if students are graduating without the coursework and test scores they need to succeed.)


Parent tip

Ask the schools what it’s doing to improve access to advanced classes and help prepare students for college entrance tests.


4-year high school graduation rate
63%
State avg: 77%
Average ACT score
16
State avg: 20
AP course participation
0%
State avg: 10%
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Equity
Environment
Students
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Black
99%
White
<1%
Hispanic
<1%
Asian
<1%
Two or more races
<1%
American Indian/Alaska Native
<1%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander
<1%
Teachers & staff
Parents often value small class sizes, but the truth is more complicated.
Students per teacher
23 :1
State avg: 15 :1
Students per counselor
293 :1
State avg: 447 :1
Percent of teachers with 3 or more years experience
74%
State avg: 87%
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5 Reviews
3 out of 5 stars
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4 0
3 1
2 0
1 0
Neighborhood
1200 L.B. Landry Avenue
New Orleans, LA 70114
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Last modified: June 2, 2017
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