Johnny Gray Jones Youth Shelter & Detention Center

Tel: (318)747-1459
  • Johnny Gray Jones Youth Shelter & Detention Center serves 24 students in grades KG-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the LA average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 84% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 55%.
  • Johnny Gray Jones Youth Shelter & Detention Center operates within the Bossier Parish School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 24 students has declined by 17% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 2 teachers has declined by 33% over five years.
School Type Alternative school
Grades Offered Grades KG-12
Total Students 24 students
Johnny Gray Jones Youth Shelter & Detention Center Total Students (1995-2015)
Gender % Johnny Gray Jones Youth Shelter & Detention Center Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 2 teachers
Johnny Gray Jones Youth Shelter & Detention Center Total Teachers (1995-2015)
Students by Grade Johnny Gray Jones Youth Shelter & Detention Center Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.34 is less than the state average of 0.35. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (LA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 12:1 16:1
Johnny Gray Jones Youth Shelter & Detention Center Student Teacher Ratio (1995-2015)
Asian
n/a
2%
Johnny Gray Jones Youth Shelter & Detention Center Asian Students (2000-2003)
Hispanic
4%
6%
Johnny Gray Jones Youth Shelter & Detention Center Black Students (1994-2015)
Black
80%
44%
Johnny Gray Jones Youth Shelter & Detention Center Black Students (1995-2015)
White
16%
45%
Johnny Gray Jones Youth Shelter & Detention Center White Students (1995-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Johnny Gray Jones Youth Shelter & Detention Center Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
All Ethnic Groups Johnny Gray Jones Youth Shelter & Detention Center All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown LA 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.
0.34 0.35
Johnny Gray Jones Youth Shelter & Detention Center Diversity Score (1995-2015)
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.
20%
58%
Johnny Gray Jones Youth Shelter & Detention Center Eligible for Free Lunch (1996-2015)
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.
n/a
6%
Johnny Gray Jones Youth Shelter & Detention Center Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2009)

District Comparison

  • Bossier Parish School District's student population of 21,995 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $10,537 in this district is less than the state average of $15,711. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $10,794 is less than the state average of $15,475. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Bossier Parish School District
Number of Schools
Managed
33
4
Number of Students Managed 21,995 1,685
Bossier Parish School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $230 MM $27 MM
Bossier Parish School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $236 MM $26 MM
Bossier Parish School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $10,537 $15,711
Bossier Parish School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $10,794 $15,475
Bossier Parish School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

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