Waco Center For Youth

  • Waco Center For Youth serves 72 students in grades 7-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 35-39% (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 35-39% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 72%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 7:1 is lower than the Texas state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 44% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Texas state average of 72%.

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School Overview

  • Waco Center For Youth's student population of 72 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 11 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 7-12
Total Students72 students
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Total Classroom Teachers11 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Waco Center For Youth's student:teacher ratio of 7:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Waco Center For Youth is 0.59, 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#7726 out of 7,879 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)35-39%
78%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)35-39%
72%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Waco Center For Youth and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Texas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio7:115:1
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Asian
n/a
4%
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Hispanic
16%
52%
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Black
28%
13%
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White
56%
28%
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Two or more races
n/a
2%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Waco Center For Youth and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Texas by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Waco Center For Youth.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TX.
Diversity Score0.590.41
This chart display the diversity score of Waco Center For Youth and the public school average diversity score of Texas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Graduation Rate (11-12)≥50%
88%
Eligible for Free Lunch
95%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Waco Center For Youth and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Texas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAxtell Isd School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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