Ware Youth Center

Tel: (318)932-4411
Grades: KG-12

68 students

Ware Youth Center serves 68 students in grades KG-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the LA average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 75% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 55%.
Ware Youth Center operates within the Red River Parish School District.

Overview

The student population of 68 students has declined by 11% over five years.
The teacher population of 6 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School Type Alternative school
Grades Offered Grades KG-12
Total Students 68 students
Ware Youth Center Total Students (1998-2012)
Gender % 42% Male / 58%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 6 teachers
Ware Youth Center Total Classroom Teachers (1999-2012)
Students by Grade Ware Youth Center Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.42 is less than the state average of 0.57. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (LA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 11:1 14:1
Ware Youth Center Student : Teacher Ratio (1999-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
1%
1%
Ware Youth Center Asian (2006-2012)
Hispanic
n/a
4%
Ware Youth Center Hispanic (2001-2011)
Black
72%
48%
Ware Youth Center Black (1998-2012)
White
25%
45%
Ware Youth Center White (1998-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Ware Youth Center Sch Ethnicity Ware Youth 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.
0.42 0.57
Ware Youth Center Diversity Score (1998-2012)
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.
95%
61%
Ware Youth Center Eligible for Free Lunch (2000-2012)
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 1,528 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Red River Parish School District
Number of Schools
Managed
4
6
Number of Students Managed 1,528 1,938
Red River Parish School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $26 MM $33 MM
Red River Parish School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $22 MM $33 MM
Red River Parish School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $17,347 $14,187
Red River Parish School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $14,416 $14,076
Red River Parish School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Red River High School (5.3 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Red River Junior High School (5.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Red River Elementary School (4.4 miles away)
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Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Coushatta Red River Elementary School
    1001 Ashland Rd
    Coushatta , LA , 71019
    (318)932-9290
    4.4  mi  |  813  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Coushatta Red River High School
    915 East Carroll
    Coushatta , LA , 71019
    (318)932-4913
    5.3  mi  |  338  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Coushatta Red River Junior High School
    931 East Carroll
    Coushatta , LA , 71019
    (318)932-5265
    5.3  mi  |  278  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Campti Fairview-alpha Elementary & Junior High School
    1439 Hwy 71
    Campti , LA , 71411
    (318)476-4616
    16.7  mi  |  650  students  |  Gr.  PK-8
  • Castor Castor High School
    140 Front St
    Castor , LA , 71016
    (318)544-7271
    17.1  mi  |  536  students  |  Gr.  PK-12

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