Jacksonville Youth Center (Closed 2012)

  • Jacksonville Youth Center served 18 students in grades 6-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math was <50% (which was lower than the Florida state average of 68%) for the 2009-10 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts was <50% (which was lower than the Florida state average of 62%) for the 2009-10 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 was higher than the Florida state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment was 61% of the student body (majority Black), which was equal to the Florida state average of 61%.

School Overview

School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 6-12
Total Students18 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of Jacksonville Youth Center
Total Classroom Teachers1 teachers
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Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Jacksonville Youth Center by grade.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2011-2012 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (FL)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient) (09-10)<50%
68%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient) (09-10)<50%
62%
Student : Teacher Ratio18:116:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Jacksonville Youth Center and the public school average student teacher ratio of Florida by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Asian
5%
3%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Jacksonville Youth Center and the percentage of Asian public school students in Florida by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Hispanic
5%
32%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Jacksonville Youth Center and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Florida by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Black
51%
23%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Jacksonville Youth Center and the percentage of Black public school students in Florida by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
White
39%
39%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Jacksonville Youth Center and the percentage of White public school students in Florida by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Jacksonville Youth Center.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in FL.
Diversity Score0.590.46
This chart display the diversity score of Jacksonville Youth Center and the public school average diversity score of Florida by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
38%
48%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Jacksonville Youth Center and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Florida by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Jacksonville Youth Center and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Florida by year, with the latest 2008-09 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDuval School District
Source: 2011-2012 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

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