Dekalb Regional Youth Detention Center

Dekalb Regional Youth Detention Center serves 23 students in grades 7-11.

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Dekalb Regional Youth Detention Center places among the top 20% of public schools in Georgia for:

School Overview

Dekalb Regional Youth Detention Center's student population of 23 students has grown by 155% over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 7-11
Total Students23 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Dekalb Regional Youth Detention Center
Total Classroom Teachersn/a
Students by Grade This chart display the students of Dekalb Regional Youth Detention Center by grade.

School Comparison

The diversity score of Dekalb Regional Youth Detention Center is 0.24, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.69. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (GA)
Student : Teacher Ration/a15:1
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
4%
4%
Hispanic
9%
15%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Dekalb Regional Youth Detention Center and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Georgia by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
87%
37%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Dekalb Regional Youth Detention Center and the percentage of Black public school students in Georgia by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
n/a
40%
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
4%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Dekalb Regional Youth Detention Center. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in GA.
Diversity Score
0.240.69
This chart display the diversity score of Dekalb Regional Youth Detention Center and the public school average diversity score of Georgia by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch (14-15)
70%
57%
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDepartment Of Juvenile Justice School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Dekalb Regional Youth Detention Center is Cedar Grove High School (1.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Cedar Grove Middle School (1.0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Oakview Elementary School (0.9 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Decatur Oakview Elementary School Math: 17% | Reading: 19%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 833 students
    0.9 miles
    3574 Oakvale Rd
    Decatur, GA 30034
    (678) 875-1302
    0.9 PK-5 833
  • Decatur Cedar Grove Middle School Math: 15% | Reading: 18%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 749 students
    1.0 miles
    2300 Wildcat Rd
    Decatur, GA 30034
    (678) 874-4202
    1 6-8 749
  • Decatur Flat Shoals Elementary School Math: 14% | Reading: 13%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 561 students
    1.1 miles
    3226 Flat Shoals Rd
    Decatur, GA 30034
    (678) 874-4602
    1.1 PK-5 561
  • Ellenwood Cedar Grove High School Math: 29% | Reading: 23%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,055 student
    1.4 miles
    2360 River Rd
    Ellenwood, GA 30294
    (678) 874-4002
    1.4 9-12 1,055
  • Atlanta Barack H. Obama Elementary Magnet School Of Technology Magnet School
    Math: 23% | Reading: 19%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 949 students
    1.5 miles
    3132 Clifton Church Rd Se
    Atlanta, GA 30316
    (678) 874-4402
    1.5 PK-5 949

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