Tri Co Juvenile Detent

  • Tri Co Juvenile Detent serves 19 students in grades 5-11.
  • 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 21-39% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 72%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Texas state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 57% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Texas state average of 72%.

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School Overview

  • Tri Co Juvenile Detent's student population of 19 students has grown by 46% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 1 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 5-11
Total Students19 students
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Total Classroom Teachers1 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Tri Co Juvenile Detent's student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has increased from 13:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Tri Co Juvenile Detent is 0.66, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.41. 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#7608 out of 7,879 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)<50%
78%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)21-39%
72%
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Student : Teacher Ratio19:115:1
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Hispanic
37%
52%
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Black
15%
13%
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White
43%
28%
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Two or more races
5%
2%
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Diversity Score0.660.41
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Eligible for Free Lunch
26%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSherman Isd School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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