St. Lucie Detention Center

Tel: (772)468-5194
Grades PK-12
37 students
St. Lucie Detention Center serves 37 students in grades PK - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 7:1 is lower than the FL average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 68% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 59%.
St. Lucie Detention Center operates within the St. Lucie School District.

School Overview

The student population of 37 students has declined by 51% over five years.
The teacher population of 5 teachers has declined by 28% over five years.
School Type Alternative school
Grades Offered Grades PK-12
Total Students 37 students
St. Lucie Detention Center Total Students (1992-2014)
Gender % St. Lucie Detention Center Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 5 teachers
St. Lucie Detention Center Total Teachers (2004-2014)
Students by Grade St. Lucie Detention Center Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 7:1 has decreased from 23:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.54 is more than the state average of 0.46. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (FL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 7:1 16:1
St. Lucie Detention Center Student Teacher Ratio (2004-2014)
Hispanic
8%
30%
St. Lucie Detention Center Black Students (1993-2014)
Black
60%
23%
St. Lucie Detention Center Black Students (1992-2014)
White
32%
41%
St. Lucie Detention Center White Students (1992-2014)
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.
0.54 0.46
St. Lucie Detention Center Diversity Score (1992-2014)
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.
32%
52%
St. Lucie Detention Center Eligible for Free Lunch (1992-2014)
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
6%
St. Lucie Detention Center Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2011)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 39,477 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district revenue/student of $9,737 is less than the state average of $11,888. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The district spending/student of $9,775 is less than the state average of $12,571. The district spending/student has declined by 24% over four years.
School District Name St. Lucie School District
Number of Schools
Managed
52
22
Number of Students Managed 39,477 10,137
St. Lucie School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
District Total Revenue $380 MM $132 MM
St. Lucie School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $381 MM $140 MM
St. Lucie School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $9,737 $11,888
St. Lucie School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $9,775 $12,571
St. Lucie School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public 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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  • Fort PierceFort Pierce Central High School
    0.8 miles | Grades: 9-12 | 2539 students4101 South 25th St
    Fort PierceFL 34981
    (772)468-5888
    0.89-122539
  • Fort PiercePerformance Based Diploma Prog High School
    Alternative School
    0.8 miles | Grades: 9-12 | 174 students1905 South 11th St
    Fort PierceFL 34950
    (772)468-5194
    0.89-12174
  • Fort PierceForest Grove Middle School
    1.2 miles | Grades: 6-8 | 881 students3201 South 25th St
    Fort PierceFL 34981
    (772)468-5885
    1.26-8881
  • Fort PierceWeatherbee Elementary School
    1.7 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 662 students800 East Weatherbee Rd
    Fort PierceFL 34982
    (772)468-5300
    1.7PK-5662
  • Fort PierceWhite City Elementary School
    1.7 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 557 students905 West 2nd St
    Fort PierceFL 34982
    (772)468-5840
    1.7PK-5557

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