W. E. Sears Youth Center

  • W. E. Sears Youth Center serves 35 students in grades 5-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 4:1 is lower than the Missouri state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 28% of the student body (majority Black), which is equal to the Missouri state average of 28%.

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School Overview

  • W. E. Sears Youth Center's student population of 35 students has declined by 44% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 8 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 5-12
Total Students35 students
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Total Classroom Teachers8 teachers
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School Comparison

  • W. E. Sears Youth Center's student:teacher ratio of 4:1 has decreased from 8:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of W. E. Sears Youth Center is 0.41, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MO)
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Student : Teacher Ratio4:114:1
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Hispanic
n/a
6%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in W. E. Sears Youth Center and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Missouri by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Black
28%
16%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in W. E. Sears Youth Center and the percentage of Black public school students in Missouri by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
72%
72%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in W. E. Sears Youth Center.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MO.
Diversity Score0.410.45
This chart display the diversity score of W. E. Sears Youth Center and the public school average diversity score of Missouri by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Graduation Rate≥50%
89%
This chart display graduation rate of W. E. Sears Youth Center and public school graduation rate of Missouri by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
91%
44%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in W. E. Sears Youth 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 NameDIVISION OF YOUTH SERVICE School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MO Dept. of Education

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