St. Lucie Detention Center

Tel: (772)468-5194
Grades: PK-12

41 students

St. Lucie Detention Center serves 41 students in grades PK-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 7:1 is lower than the FL average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 64% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 57%.
St. Lucie Detention Center operates within the St. Lucie School District.

Overview

The student population of 41 students has declined by 36% over five years.
The teacher population of 6 teachers has grown by 50% over five years.
School Type Alternative school
Grades Offered Grades PK-12
Total Students 41 students
Gender % 77% Male / 23%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 6 teachers
St. Lucie Detention Center Total Classroom Teachers (2004-2013)
Students by Grade St. Lucie Detention Center Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 7:1 has increased from 16:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.64 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 7:1 15:1
Hispanic
17%
28%
Black
46%
23%
White
36%
43%
All Ethnic Groups St. Lucie Detention Center Sch Ethnicity St. Lucie Detention Center Sta Ethnicity
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.
0.64 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.
36%
49%
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
8%
St. Lucie Detention Center Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2011)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 41,892 students has grown by 7% over five years.
School District Name St. Lucie School District
Number of Schools
Managed
49
23
Number of Students Managed 41,892 9,989
District Total Revenue $395 MM $138 MM
St. Lucie School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $411 MM $159 MM
St. Lucie School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $10,168 $13,793
St. Lucie School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $10,589 $15,882
St. Lucie School 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 Students Grades
  • Fort PierceFort Pierce Central High School
    4101 South 25th St
    Fort PierceFL 34981
    (772)468-5888
    0.8 mi | 2279 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • Fort PiercePerformance Based Diploma Prog High School
    Alternative School
    1905 South 11th St
    Fort PierceFL 34981
    (772)468-5194
    Alternative School

    0.8 mi | 224 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • Fort PierceForest Grove Middle School
    3201 South 25th St
    Fort PierceFL 34981
    (772)468-5885
    1.2 mi | 735 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • Fort PierceWeatherbee Elementary School
    800 East Weatherbee Rd
    Fort PierceFL 34982
    (772)468-5300
    1.7 mi | 561 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • Fort PierceWhite City Elementary School
    905 West 2nd St
    Fort PierceFL 34982
    (772)468-5840
    1.7 mi | 507 students | Gr. PK-5                      

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Did You Know?
Fort Pierce, FL public schools have a diversity scoreThe 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. of 0.57, which is higher than the Florida average of 0.42. The most diverse school in Fort Pierce is White City Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Florida or national school diversity statistics.