Juvenile Detention Center

  • Juvenile Detention Center serves 61 students in grades Kindergarten-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is <50% (which is higher than the Missouri state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is <50% (which is lower than the Missouri state average of 61%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 4:1 is lower than the Missouri state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 83% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Missouri state average of 28%.

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School Overview

  • Juvenile Detention Center's student population of 61 students has grown by 41% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 16 teachers has declined by 11% over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-12
Total Students61 students
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Total Classroom Teachers16 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Juvenile Detention Center's student:teacher ratio of 4:1 has increased from 2:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Juvenile Detention Center is 0.30, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.23. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MO)
Overall School Rank#1814 out of 2,073 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)<50%
47%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)<50%
61%
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Student : Teacher Ratio4:114:1
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Hispanic
n/a
6%
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Black
82%
16%
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White
17%
72%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Juvenile Detention Center.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MO.
Diversity Score0.300.23
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Graduation Rate<50%
89%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
54%
44%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Juvenile Detention Center and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Missouri by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSpecl. Sch. Dst. St. Louis Co. School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MO Dept. of Education

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