Dallas County Juvenile Justice

  • Dallas County Juvenile Justice serves 235 students in grades 5-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 17% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 78%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 25% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 72%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the Texas state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 89% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is higher than the Texas state average of 72%.

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School Overview

  • Dallas County Juvenile Justice's student population of 235 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 24 teachers has declined by 14% over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school / Charter School
Grades OfferedGrades 5-12
Total Students235 students
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Total Classroom Teachers24 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Dallas County Juvenile Justice's student:teacher ratio of 10:1 has increased from 9:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Dallas County Juvenile Justice is 0.61, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (TX)
Overall School Rank#7842 out of 7,879 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
17%
78%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Dallas County Juvenile Justice and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Texas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
25%
72%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Dallas County Juvenile Justice and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Texas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio10:115:1
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Asian
n/a
4%
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Hispanic
44%
52%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Dallas County Juvenile Justice and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
44%
13%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Dallas County Juvenile Justice and the percentage of Black public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
11%
28%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Dallas County Juvenile Justice and the percentage of White public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
1%
2%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Dallas County Juvenile Justice and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Texas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Dallas County Juvenile Justice.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TX.
Diversity Score0.610.41
This chart display the diversity score of Dallas County Juvenile Justice and the public school average diversity score of Texas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Graduation Rate<50%
88%
This chart display graduation rate of Dallas County Juvenile Justice and public school graduation rate of Texas by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
98%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Dallas County Juvenile Justice and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Texas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameACADEMY FOR ACADEMIC EXCELLENCE School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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