Ewes-eckerd Youth Challenge

  • Ewes-eckerd Youth Challenge serves 56 students in grades 6-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is <50% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 57%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is ≤20% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 55%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Florida state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 82% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Florida state average of 62% (majority Hispanic and Black).

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Ewes-eckerd Youth Challenge places among the top 20% of public schools in Florida for:

School Overview

  • Ewes-eckerd Youth Challenge's student population of 56 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 6-12
Total Students56 students
This chart display total students of Ewes-eckerd Youth Challenge by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Gender % This chart display gender of Ewes-eckerd Youth Challenge
Total Classroom Teachers3 teachers
Students by Grade This chart display the students of Ewes-eckerd Youth Challenge by grade.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (FL)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient) (16-17)<50%
57%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Ewes-eckerd Youth Challenge and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Florida by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)≤20%
55%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Ewes-eckerd Youth Challenge and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Florida by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio19:116:1
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
3%
Hispanic
n/a
33%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Ewes-eckerd Youth Challenge and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Florida by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
82%
22%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Ewes-eckerd Youth Challenge and the percentage of Black public school students in Florida by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
18%
38%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Ewes-eckerd Youth Challenge and the percentage of White public school students in Florida by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
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 Ewes-eckerd Youth Challenge. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in FL.
Diversity Score0.300.70
This chart display the diversity score of Ewes-eckerd Youth Challenge and the public school average diversity score of Florida by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
2%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Ewes-eckerd Youth Challenge and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Florida by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Ewes-eckerd Youth Challenge and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Florida by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePinellas School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

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