Nelson Center (Closed 2005)

1205 W University Dr
Denton, TX 76201
  • Nelson Center served 59 students in grades Kindergarten-12.
  • Minority enrollment was 59% of the student body (majority Black), which was lower than the Texas state average of 72%.

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School Overview

School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-12
Total Students59 students
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Total Classroom Teachersn/a
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Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Nelson Center by grade.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2004-2005 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (TX)
Student : Teacher Ration/a15:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Nelson Center and the public school average student teacher ratio of Texas by year, with the latest 2003-04 school year data.
Hispanic
22%
52%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Nelson Center and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2003-04 school year data.
Black
37%
13%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Nelson Center and the percentage of Black public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2003-04 school year data.
White
41%
28%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Nelson Center and the percentage of White public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2003-04 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Nelson Center.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TX.
Diversity Score0.650.63
This chart display the diversity score of Nelson Center and the public school average diversity score of Texas by year, with the latest 2003-04 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDenton Independent School District
Source: 2004-2005 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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