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 15:1.
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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School Overview

Ewes-eckerd Youth Challenge's student population of 56 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 6-12
Total Students
56 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
3 teachers
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School Rankings

The diversity score of Ewes-eckerd Youth Challenge is 0.30, 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 2017-2018 School Year Data
This School
State Level (FL)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(16-17)
<50%
57%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(17-18)
≤20%
55%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
19:1
15:1
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
3%
Hispanic
n/a
33%
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Black
82%
22%
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White
18%
38%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
4%
All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.30
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Eligible for Free Lunch
2%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
4%
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School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • School Type: Alternative school
  • Grades: 6-12
  • Students: 56 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 19:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 82%
  • Math Proficiency
    : <50%
  • Reading Proficiency
    : ≤20%
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.30 (Btm 50% in FL)

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