Florida Youth Challenge Academy

5629 State Rd 16 West Bldg 380

Starke, FL 32091-9792

Tel: (904)682-4036
Grades: 9-12

67 students

Florida Youth Challenge Academy serves 67 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the FL average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 43% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 58%.
Florida Youth Challenge Academy operates within the Clay School District.
The school district's 85% graduation rate is higher than the FL state average of 70%.

Overview

The student population of 67 students has declined by 59% over five years.
The teacher population of 7 teachers has declined by 22% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 67 students
Gender % 76% Male / 24%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 7 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.59 is more than the state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (FL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 10:1 15:1
Hispanic
19%
28%
Black
24%
23%
White
57%
42%
All Ethnic Groups
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.59 0.45
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
n/a
51%
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
n/a
7%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 35,283 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 85% has decreased from 98% over five years.
School District Name Clay School District
Number of Schools
Managed
47
22
Number of Students Managed 35,283 9,797
Graduation Rate 85% 70%
District Total Revenue $314 MM $138 MM
District Spending $349 MM $159 MM
District Revenue / Student $8,733 $13,793
District Spending / Student $9,701 $15,882
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Bradford Virtual Franchise (7.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Bradford Virtual Franchise (7.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Lawtey Elementary School (7 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • LawteyLawtey Elementary School
    22703 Park St
    LawteyFL 32058
    (904)966-6795
    7 mi | 232 students | Gr. PK-6                      
  • StarkeBradford Virtual Franchise
    501 West Washinton St
    StarkeFL 32091
    (904)966-6010
    7.3 mi | 6 students | Gr. 6-12                      
  • StarkeBradford High School
    582 North Temple Ave
    StarkeFL 32091
    (904)966-6075
    7.5 mi | 799 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • StarkeSouthside Elementary School
    823 Stansbury St
    StarkeFL 32091
    (904)966-6061
    7.5 mi | 598 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • StarkeBradford Intervention Center
    Special Education School
    501 West Washington St
    StarkeFL 32091
    (904)966-6014
    Special Education School

    7.7 mi | 21 students | Gr. KG-12                      

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  • Recommended August 30, 2014 - Excellent school,good work and proud od all of the kids that are making good choices???? - Posted by Parent

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