Focus Center (Closed 2013)

  • Focus Center served 11 students in grades 7-12.
  • Minority enrollment was 18% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which was less than the state average of 25%.
  • Focus Center operated within the Washington School District.
  • Washington School District's 76% graduation rate was lower than the UT state average of 81%.

School Overview

School Type Alternative school
Grades Offered Grades 7-12
Total Students 11 students
Focus Center Total Students (2004-2012)
Gender % Focus Center Gender
Total Classroom Teachers n/a
Focus Center Total Teachers (2004-2011)
Students by Grade Focus Center Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School (UT) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio n/a n/a
Focus Center Student Teacher Ratio (2004-2011)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Focus Center American Indian Students (2004-2011)
Asian
n/a
2%
Focus Center Asian Students (2004-2010)
Hispanic
18%
17%
Focus Center Black Students (2004-2012)
White
82%
75%
Focus Center White Students (2004-2012)
Hawaiian
n/a
2%
Focus Center Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
n/a
2%
Focus Center Two Or More Races Students (2009-2010)
All Ethnic Groups Focus Center All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown UT All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.30 0.29
Focus Center Diversity Score (2004-2013)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
45%
30%
Focus Center Eligible for Free Lunch (2004-2012)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
27%
8%
Focus Center Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2004-2012)

District Comparison

School District Name Washington School District
Number of Schools
Managed
47
1
Number of Students Managed 27,978 615
Washington School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 76% 81%
Washington School District Graduation Rate (1994-2010)
District Total Revenue $225 MM $3 MM
Washington School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $250 MM $5 MM
Washington School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $8,020 $5,602
Washington School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $8,917 $7,943
Washington School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, UT Dept. of Education

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