Cypress Juvenile Residential Facility

  • Cypress Juvenile Residential Facility serves 12 students in grades 6-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is <50% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 54%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is ≤20% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 52%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Cypress Juvenile Residential Facility placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Florida for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 4:1 is lower than the Florida state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 67% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Florida state average of 61%.

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School Overview

  • Cypress Juvenile Residential Facility's student population of 12 students has declined by 33% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 3 teachers has grown by 50% over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 6-12
Total Students12 students
Total Classroom Teachers3 teachers

School Comparison

  • Cypress Juvenile Residential Facility is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 3,601 schools in Florida (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 4:1 has decreased from 9:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Cypress Juvenile Residential Facility is 0.54, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.70. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (FL)
Overall School Rank#2728 out of 3,601 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)<50%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)≤20%
Student : Teacher Ratio4:116:1
Diversity Score0.540.70
Eligible for Free Lunch
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameOkeechobee School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

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