Johnny Gray Jones Youth Shelter & Detention Center

  • Johnny Gray Jones Youth Shelter & Detention Center serves 29 students in grades Kindergarten-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is <50% (which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 67%) for the 2012-13 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is <50% (which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 71%) for the 2012-13 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 29:1 is higher than the Louisiana state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 79% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 55% (majority Black).

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School Overview

  • Johnny Gray Jones Youth Shelter & Detention Center's student population of 29 students has grown by 20% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 1 teachers has declined by 50% over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-12
Total Students29 students
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Total Classroom Teachers1 teachers
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School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (LA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient) (12-13)<50%
67%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient) (12-13)<50%
71%
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Student : Teacher Ratio29:118:1
American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
n/a
7%
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Black
79%
43%
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White
21%
45%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
2%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Johnny Gray Jones Youth Shelter & Detention Center. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in LA.
Diversity Score0.340.61
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Graduation Rate (15-16)<50%
79%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
41%
52%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Johnny Gray Jones Youth Shelter & Detention Center and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch (08-09)
4%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Johnny Gray Jones Youth Shelter & Detention Center and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2008-09 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBossier Parish School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

  • The nearest high school to Johnny Gray Jones Youth Shelter & Detention Center is Airline High School (2.7 miles away)
  • The nearest middle school and elementary school is Cope Middle School (0.0 miles away)
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