Waalkes Juvenile Center School is located in Grand Rapids, MI and is one of 68 schools in Grand Rapids School District. It is a public school that serves 44 students in grades 4-12.
Waalkes Juvenile Center School made AYP in 2010. Under No Child Left Behind, a school makes Adequate Yearly Progress (AYP) if it achieves the minimum levels of improvement determined by the state of Michigan in terms of student performance and other accountability measures. See Waalkes Juvenile Center School's test results to learn more about school performance.
Student Economic Level (2011)
In 2011, Waalkes Juvenile Center School had 57% of students eligible for free or reduced price lunch programs. Michigan had 45% of eligible students for free or reduced price lunch programs. Eligibility for the National School Lunch Program is based on family income levels.
The Grand Rapids spends $12,498 per pupil in current expenditures. The district spends 59% on instruction, 38% on support services, 4% on other elementary and secondary expenditures. More about Grand Rapids District
In 2011, Waalkes Juvenile Center School had 7 students for every full-time equivalent teacher. The Michigan average is 18 students per full-time equivalent teacher.