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 17:1.
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 70% over five school years.
The teacher population of 1 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-12
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
29 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
1 teacher
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School Rankings

The diversity score of Johnny Gray Jones Youth Shelter & Detention Center is 0.34, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.61. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data
This School
State 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 Ratio
29:1
17:1
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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
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Diversity Score
0.34
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Graduation Rate
<50%
81%
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National School Lunch Program
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
41%
52%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (08-09)
4%
8%
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School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • School Type: Alternative school
  • Grades: Kindergarten-12
  • Students: 29 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 29:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 79%
  • Graduation Rate
    : <50% (Btm 50% in LA)
  • Math Proficiency
    : <50%
  • Reading Proficiency
    : <50%
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.34 (Top 50%)

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