St. Lucie Detention Center

Grades: PK-12

32 students

St. Lucie Detention Center serves 32 students in grades PK-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 5:1 is lower than the FL average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 66% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 58%.
St. Lucie Detention Center operates within the St. Lucie School District.

Overview

The student population of 32 students has declined by 51% over five years.
The teacher population of 7 teachers has grown by 40% over five years.
School Type Alternative school
Grades Offered Grades PK-12
Total Students 32 students
St. Lucie Detention Center Total Students (1992-2013)
Gender % 77% Male / 23%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 7 teachers
St. Lucie Detention Center Total Teachers (2004-2013)
Students by Grade St. Lucie Detention Center Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 5:1 has increased from 13:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.53 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 5:1 15:1
St. Lucie Detention Center Student Teacher Ratio (2004-2013)
American Indian
3%
n/a
Black
60%
23%
St. Lucie Detention Center Black Students (1992-2013)
White
34%
42%
St. Lucie Detention Center White Students (1992-2013)
Two or more races
3%
3%
All Ethnic Groups St. Lucie Detention Center All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown FL All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.53 0.45
St. Lucie Detention Center Diversity Score (1992-2013)
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.
25%
51%
St. Lucie Detention Center Eligible for Free Lunch (1992-2013)
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%
St. Lucie Detention Center Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2011)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 42,017 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district revenue/student of $10,168 is less than the state average of $13,793. The district revenue/student has grown by 13% over four years.
The district spending/student of $10,589 is less than the state average of $15,882. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name St. Lucie School District
Number of Schools
Managed
51
22
Number of Students Managed 42,017 9,797
St. Lucie School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $395 MM $138 MM
St. Lucie School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $411 MM $159 MM
St. Lucie School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $10,168 $13,793
St. Lucie School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $10,589 $15,882
St. Lucie School District District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
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 Fort Pierce Central High School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Forest Grove Middle School (1.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Weatherbee Elementary School (1.7 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Fort PierceFort Pierce Central High School
    4101 South 25th St
    Fort PierceFL 34981
    (772)468-5888
    0.8 mi | Gr. 9-12 | 2321 students                      
  • Fort PiercePerformance Based Diploma Prog High School
    Alternative School
    1905 South 11th St
    Fort PierceFL 34950
    (772)468-5194
    Alternative School

    0.8 mi | Gr. 9-12 | 225 students                      
  • Fort PierceForest Grove Middle School
    3201 South 25th St
    Fort PierceFL 34981
    (772)468-5885
    1.2 mi | Gr. 6-8 | 904 students                      
  • Fort PierceWeatherbee Elementary School
    800 East Weatherbee Rd
    Fort PierceFL 34982
    (772)468-5300
    1.7 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 621 students                      
  • Fort PierceWhite City Elementary School
    905 West 2nd St
    Fort PierceFL 34982
    (772)468-5840
    1.7 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 526 students                      

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