Tri County Juvenile Detent

  • Tri County Juvenile Detent serves 17 students in grades 7-11.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≤20% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 49%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is ≤20% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Tri County Juvenile Detent 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 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Texas state level of 15:1.

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Tri County Juvenile Detent places among the top 20% of public schools in Texas for:

School Overview

  • Tri County Juvenile Detent's student population of 17 students has grown by 88% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 1 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 7-11
Total Students17 students
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Total Classroom Teachers1 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Tri County Juvenile Detent is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 7,999 schools in Texas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 9:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Tri County Juvenile Detent is 0.55, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.64. 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#7703 out of 7999 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≤20%
49%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)≤20%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:115:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
n/a
4%
Hispanic
37%
52%
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Black
15%
13%
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White
43%
28%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
2%
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Diversity Score0.550.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
23%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Tri County Juvenile Detent and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Texas by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSherman Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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