Ware Youth Center

Ware Youth Center serves 58 students in grades 5 - 11.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the LA average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 67% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 54%.
Ware Youth Center operates within the Red River Parish School District.

School Overview

The student population of 58 students has declined by 25% over five years.
The teacher population of 5 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School Type Alternative school
Grades Offered Grades 5-11
Total Students 58 students
Ware Youth Center Total Students (1998-2014)
Gender % Ware Youth Center Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 5 teachers
Ware Youth Center Total Teachers (1999-2014)
Students by Grade Ware Youth Center Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has decreased from 13:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.50 is more than the state average of 0.35. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (LA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 12:1 16:1
Ware Youth Center Student Teacher Ratio (1999-2014)
Asian
1%
2%
Ware Youth Center Asian Students (2006-2014)
Hispanic
3%
5%
Ware Youth Center Black Students (2001-2014)
Black
63%
44%
Ware Youth Center Black Students (1998-2014)
White
33%
46%
Ware Youth Center White Students (1998-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Ware Youth Center All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown LA 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.
0.50 0.35
Ware Youth Center Diversity Score (1998-2014)
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.
94%
60%
Ware Youth Center Eligible for Free Lunch (2000-2014)
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
7%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 1,480 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district revenue/student of $24,203 is higher than the state average of $13,503. The district revenue/student has grown by 128% over four years.
The district spending/student of $17,293 is higher than the state average of $14,322. The district spending/student has grown by 83% over four years.
School District Name Red River Parish School District
Number of Schools
Managed
5
5
Number of Students Managed 1,480 2,019
Red River Parish School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
District Total Revenue $37 MM $30 MM
Red River Parish School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $26 MM $31 MM
Red River Parish School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $24,203 $13,503
Red River Parish School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $17,293 $14,322
Red River Parish School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public 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 Grades Students
  • CoushattaRed River Elementary School
    4.4 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 808 students1001 Ashland Rd
    CoushattaLA 71019
    (318)932-9290
    4.4PK-5808
  • CoushattaSpringville Educational Center
    4.8 miles550 Jim Moore Rd
    CoushattaLA 71019
    (318)932-3313
    4.8n/a
  • CoushattaRed River High School
    5.3 miles | Grades: 9-12 | 318 students915 East Carroll
    CoushattaLA 71019
    (318)932-4913
    5.39-12318
  • CoushattaRed River Junior High School
    5.3 miles | Grades: 6-8 | 296 students931 East Carroll
    CoushattaLA 71019
    (318)932-5265
    5.36-8296
  • CamptiFairview-alpha Elementary & Junior High School
    16.7 miles | Grades: PK-6 | 422 students1439 Hwy 71
    CamptiLA 71411
    (318)476-4616
    16.7PK-6422

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