Allen County Youth Services Center is located in Ft. Wayne, IN and is one of 11 schools in Northwest Allen County Schools School District. It is a alt. school that serves 10 students in grades 4-12.
Alternative schools are public schools that offer nontraditional education for students whose needs cannot be met in a regular, special education, or vocational school. While alternative schools are distinct from regular, special education, and vocational schools in their teaching approach or classroom environment, they can provide similar services and/or curriculum for students. Alternative schools include schools for potential dropouts, residential treatment centers for substance abuse, schools for chronic truants, and schools for students with behavioral problems. See Allen County Youth Services Center's test results to learn more about school performance.
Student Economic Level (2011)
In 2011, Allen County Youth Services Center had 70% of students eligible for free or reduced price lunch programs. Indiana had 46% of eligible students for free or reduced price lunch programs. Eligibility for the National School Lunch Program is based on family income levels.
The Northwest Allen County Schools spends $7,478 per pupil in current expenditures. The district spends 59% on instruction, 36% on support services, 4% on other elementary and secondary expenditures. More about Northwest Allen County Schools District
In 2011, Allen County Youth Services Center had 10 students for every full-time equivalent teacher. The Indiana average is 18 students per full-time equivalent teacher.