Juvenile Detent Center

  • Juvenile Detent Center serves 13 students in grades 8-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is <50% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 78%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is <50% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 72%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Juvenile Detent Center placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 4:1 is lower than the Texas state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 53% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Texas state average of 72%.

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School Overview

  • Juvenile Detent Center's student population of 13 students has grown by 30% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 3 teachers has grown by 50% over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 8-12
Total Students13 students
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Total Classroom Teachers3 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Juvenile Detent Center is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 7,953 schools in Texas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 4:1 has decreased from 5:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Juvenile Detent Center is 0.64, which is equal to the diversity score at state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (TX)
Overall School Rank (16-17)#7569 out of 7953 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)<50%
78%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)<50%
72%
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Student : Teacher Ratio4:115:1
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Hispanic
23%
52%
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Black
30%
13%
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White
47%
28%
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Diversity Score0.640.64
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Eligible for Free Lunchn/a
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLongview Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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