Juvenile Detention Center

  • Juvenile Detention Center serves 12 students in grades 6-11.
  • 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 Detention 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 3:1 is lower than the Texas state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 58% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Texas state average of 72%.

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School Overview

  • Juvenile Detention Center's student population of 12 students has grown by 140% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 4 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 6-11
Total Students12 students
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Total Classroom Teachers4 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Juvenile Detention 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 3:1 has increased from 1:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Juvenile Detention Center is 0.70, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.63. 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%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)<50%
78%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)<50%
72%
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Student : Teacher Ratio3:115:1
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American Indian
8%
n/a
Hispanic
34%
52%
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Black
8%
13%
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White
42%
28%
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Two or more races
8%
2%
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 TX.
Diversity Score0.700.63
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Eligible for Free Lunch
58%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Juvenile Detention Center and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Texas by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAbilene Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Abilene Bowie Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 558 students
    0.6 miles
    2034 Jeanette St
    Abilene, TX 79602
    (325)671-4770
    0.6 PK-5 558
  • Abilene Cooper High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1787 students
    1.2 miles
    3639 Sayles Blvd
    Abilene, TX 79605
    (325)691-1000
    1.2 9-12 1787
  • Abilene Daep Alternative School
    Grades: 6-9 | 5 students
    1.4 miles
    1741 S 14th St
    Abilene, TX 79602
    (325)794-4150
    1.4 6-9 5
  • Abilene Jackson Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 541 students
    1.4 miles
    2650 S 32nd St
    Abilene, TX 79605
    (325)690-3602
    1.4 PK-5 541
  • Abilene Oceans Behavioral Health Alternative School
    Grades: 7-12 | 4 students
    1.4 miles
    4225 Woods Pl
    Abilene, TX 79602
    (325)698-6600
    1.4 7-12 4

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