Juvenile Detention Center Alternative School (Closed 2012)

3181 Grand Caillou Rd
Houma, LA 70363
Juvenile Detention Center Alternative School served 15 students in grades 3-12.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was ≤20% (which was lower than the Louisiana state average of 66%) for the 2009-10 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was ≤20% (which was lower than the Louisiana state average of 66%) for the 2009-10 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 5:1 was lower than the Louisiana state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment was 60% of the student body (majority Black), which was higher than the Louisiana state average of 55% (majority Black).

School Overview

School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 3-12
Total Students15 students
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Total Classroom Teachers3 teachers
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School Rankings

Definition of Terms 2011-2012 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (LA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(09-10)
≤20%
66%
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(09-10)
≤20%
66%
Student : Teacher Ratio5:117:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Juvenile Detention Center Alternative School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Louisiana by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
American Indian
7%
1%
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Asian
n/a
2%
Hispanic
n/a
7%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Juvenile Detention Center Alternative School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2007-08 school year data.
Black
53%
43%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Juvenile Detention Center Alternative School and the percentage of Black public school students in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
White
40%
45%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Juvenile Detention Center Alternative School and the percentage of White public school students in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
2%
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Diversity Score
0.560.61
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Graduation Rate
(10-11)
<50%
76%
Eligible for Free Lunch
60%
52%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Juvenile Detention Center Alternative School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
2%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Juvenile Detention Center Alternative School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameTerrebonne Parish School District
Source: 2011-2012 (latest school year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Juvenile Detention Center Alternative School is Ellender Memorial High School (2.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is School For Exceptional Children (3.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Grand Caillou Elementary School (1.6 miles away)
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