Youth Opportunity Center

  • Youth Opportunity Center serves 130 students in grades 3-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is <50% (which is lower than the Indiana state average of 83%) for the 2013-14 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is ≥50% (which is lower than the Indiana state average of 80%) for the 2013-14 school year.
  • Youth Opportunity Center placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Indiana for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2013-14 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 8:1 is lower than the Indiana state level of 17:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 35% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Indiana state average of 32%.

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School Overview

  • Youth Opportunity Center's student population of 130 students has grown by 21% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 17 teachers has grown by 21% over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 3-12
Total Students130 students
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Total Classroom Teachers17 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Youth Opportunity Center is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,793 schools in Indiana (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2013-14 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 8:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Youth Opportunity Center is 0.54, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.51. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IN)
Overall School Rank (13-14)#1748 out of 1793 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)<50%
83%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Youth Opportunity Center and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Indiana by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)≥50%
80%
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Student : Teacher Ratio8:117:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
6%
12%
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Black
17%
13%
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White
65%
68%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Youth Opportunity Center and the percentage of White public school students in Indiana by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Two or more races
11%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Youth Opportunity Center. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IN.
Diversity Score0.540.51
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Eligible for Free Lunch
99%
42%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Youth Opportunity Center and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Indiana by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMuncie Community Schools School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IN Dept. of Education

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