Detent Center

  • Detent Center serves 85 students in grades 5-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Texas state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 93% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Texas state average of 72%.

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School Overview

  • Detent Center's student population of 85 students has grown by 70% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 6 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 5-12
Total Students85 students
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Total Classroom Teachers6 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Detent Center's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has increased from 8:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Detent Center is 0.54, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (TX)
Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
4%
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Hispanic
28%
52%
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Black
62%
13%
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White
7%
28%
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Two or more races
3%
2%
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Diversity Score0.540.64
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Graduation Rate≤20%
89%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
28%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameFort Worth Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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