Johnny Gray Jones Youth Shelter/ware Detention Center

Tel: (318)747-1459
Grades: KG-12

29 students

Johnny Gray Jones Youth Shelter/ware Detention Center serves 29 students in grades KG-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the LA average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 69% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 55%.
Johnny Gray Jones Youth Shelter/ware Detention Center operates within the Bossier Parish School District.

Overview

The student population of 29 students has grown by 11% over five years.
The teacher population of 3 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School Type Alternative school
Grades Offered Grades KG-12
Total Students 29 students
Gender % 58% Male / 42%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 3 teachers
Johnny Gray Jones Youth Shelter/ware Detention Center Total Classroom Teachers (1994-2013)
Students by Grade Johnny Gray Jones Youth Shelter/ware Detention Center Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has increased from 10:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.49 is more than the state average of 0.34. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (LA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 12:1 14:1
Johnny Gray Jones Youth Shelter/ware Detention Center Student : Teacher Ratio (1994-2013)
Hispanic
3%
4%
Black
65%
48%
White
31%
45%
All Ethnic Groups Johnny Gray Jones Youth Shelter/ware Detention Center Sch Ethnicity Johnny Gray Jones Youth Shelter/ware 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.
0.49 0.34
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.
44%
61%
Johnny Gray Jones Youth Shelter/ware Detention Center Eligible for Free Lunch (1996-2013)
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%
Johnny Gray Jones Youth Shelter/ware Detention Center Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2009)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 21,231 students has grown by 7% over five years.
School District Name Bossier Parish School District
Number of Schools
Managed
35
9
Number of Students Managed 21,231 2,337
Bossier Parish School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $211 MM $33 MM
Bossier Parish School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $222 MM $33 MM
Bossier Parish School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $10,679 $14,187
Bossier Parish School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $11,264 $14,076
Bossier Parish School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Northwest Supports & Services Center (1.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Cope Middle School (0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Meadowview Elementary School (1.1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Bossier CityCope Middle School
    4814 Shed Rd
    Bossier CityLA 71111
    (318)549-5380
    0 mi | 743 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • Bossier CityMeadowview Elementary School
    4312 Shed Rd
    Bossier CityLA 71111
    (318)549-5640
    1.1 mi | 472 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • Bossier CityNorthwest Supports & Services Center
    Special Education School
    5401 Shed Rd
    Bossier CityLA 71111
    (318)741-5269
    Special Education School

    1.1 mi | 3 students | Gr. KG-12                      
  • Bossier CityW.t. Lewis Elementary School
    4701 Modica Lott Rd
    Bossier CityLA 71111
    (318)759-2100
    1.5 mi | 543 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • Bossier CityHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Stockwell Place Elementary School
    5801 Shed Rd
    Bossier CityLA 71111
    (318)549-5820
    1.5 mi | 728 students | Gr. KG-5                      

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Did You Know?
Bossier City, LA 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 0.47, which is higher than the Louisiana average of 0.33. The most diverse school in Bossier City is Waller Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Louisiana or national school diversity statistics.