Ware Youth Center

Ware Youth Center serves 55 students in grades KG-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 is lower than the LA average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 59% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 56%.
Ware Youth Center operates within the Red River Parish School District.

Overview

The student population of 55 students has declined by 28% 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 55 students
Gender % 42% Male / 58%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 6 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 has increased from 12:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.51 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 9:1 14:1
Asian
1%
1%
Hispanic
1%
4%
Black
57%
48%
White
41%
44%
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.
0.51 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.
94%
61%
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 1,446 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Red River Parish School District
Number of Schools
Managed
5
5
Number of Students Managed 1,446 2,117
District Total Revenue $26 MM $33 MM
District Spending $22 MM $33 MM
District Revenue / Student $17,347 $14,187
District Spending / Student $14,416 $14,076
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 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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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • CoushattaRed River Elementary School
    1001 Ashland Rd
    CoushattaLA 71019
    (318)932-9290
    4.4 mi | 786 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • CoushattaSpringville Educational Center
    Alternative School
    550 Jim Moore Rd
    CoushattaLA 71019
    (318)932-3313
    Alternative School

    4.8 mi | n/a students | Gr.                       
  • CoushattaRed River High School
    915 East Carroll
    CoushattaLA 71019
    (318)932-4913
    5.3 mi | 325 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • CoushattaRed River Junior High School
    931 East Carroll
    CoushattaLA 71019
    (318)932-5265
    5.3 mi | 280 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • CamptiFairview-alpha Elementary & Junior High School
    1439 Hwy 71
    CamptiLA 71411
    (318)476-4616
    16.7 mi | 613 students | Gr. PK-8                      

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