Ware Youth Center

  • Ware Youth Center serves 73 students in grades Kindergarten-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is ≤20% (which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 63%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 21-39% (which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 69%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the Louisiana state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 71% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 55%.

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School Overview

  • Ware Youth Center's student population of 73 students has grown by 25% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 7 teachers has grown by 40% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-12
Total Students73 students
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Total Classroom Teachers7 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Ware Youth Center's student:teacher ratio of 10:1 has decreased from 12:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Ware Youth Center is 0.46, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.61. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (LA)
Overall School Rank#1208 out of 1,277 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≤20%
63%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)21-39%
69%
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Student : Teacher Ratio10:115:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
1%
6%
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Black
68%
44%
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White
29%
45%
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Two or more races
1%
2%
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Ware Youth Center.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in LA.
Diversity Score0.460.61
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Graduation Rate≤20%
79%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
60%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameRed River Parish School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

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