Juvenile Detent Center

  • Juvenile Detent Center serves 9 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.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 is lower than the Texas state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 44% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Texas state average of 72%.

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School Overview

  • Juvenile Detent Center's student population of 9 students has grown by 28% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 1 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 8-12
Total Students9 students
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Total Classroom Teachers1 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Juvenile Detent Center's student:teacher ratio of 9:1 has increased from 8:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Juvenile Detent Center is 0.57, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.00. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (TX)
Overall School Rank--
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)<50%
78%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)<50%
72%
Student : Teacher Ratio9:115:1
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Hispanic
33%
52%
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Black
11%
13%
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White
56%
28%
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Two or more races
n/a
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Juvenile Detent Center.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TX.
Diversity Score0.57n/a
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Eligible for Free Lunch
66%
53%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLufkin Isd School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Lufkin Dunbar Primary
    Grades: K-2 | 360 students
    1.0 miles
    1806 Martin Luther King Jr Dr
    Lufkin, TX 75904
    (936)630-4500
    1.0 K-2 360
  • Lufkin Special Services Alternative School
    Grades: PK-8 | 19 students
    1.0 miles
    1806 Martin Luther King Dr
    Lufkin, TX 75901
    (936)630-4273
    1.0 PK-8 19
  • Lufkin Garrett Primary
    Grades: PK | 400 students
    1.3 miles
    507 Kurth Dr
    Lufkin, TX 75904
    (936)634-8418
    1.3 PK 400
  • Lufkin Brandon Elementary School
    Grades: 3-5 | 470 students
    1.4 miles
    1612 Sayers St
    Lufkin, TX 75904
    (936)632-5513
    1.4 3-5 470
  • Lufkin Coston Elementary School
    Grades: 3-5 | 293 students
    1.5 miles
    707 Trenton
    Lufkin, TX 75901
    (936)639-3118
    1.5 3-5 293

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