Youth Study Center

  • Youth Study Center serves 53 students in grades 3-11.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is ≤20% (which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 64%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 40-59% (which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 70%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Youth Study Center placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Louisiana for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 4:1 is lower than the Louisiana state level of 13:1.

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School Overview

  • Youth Study Center's student population of 53 students has grown by 70% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 12 teachers has grown by 71% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 3-11
Total Students53 students
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Total Classroom Teachers12 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Youth Study Center is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,277 schools in Louisiana (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 4:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Youth Study Center is 0.00, 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 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (LA)
Overall School Rank#1208 out of 1,277 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≤20%
64%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)40-59%
70%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Youth Study Center and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Louisiana by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio4:113:1
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Hispanic
n/a
6%
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Black
100%
44%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Youth Study Center.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in LA.
Diversity Scoren/a0.61
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Graduation Rate≤20%
79%
This chart display graduation rate of Youth Study Center and public school graduation rate of Louisiana by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
83%
54%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Youth Study Center and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDr. Martin Luther King Charter For Sci/tech School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

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