Saginaw County Juvenile Center is located in Saginaw, MI and is one of 5 schools in Saginaw Isd District. It is a alt. school that serves 36 students in grades 5-11.
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.
Saginaw County Juvenile Center made AYP in 2011. Under No Child Left Behind, a school makes Adequate Yearly Progress (AYP) if it achieves the minimum levels of improvement determined by the state of Michigan in terms of student performance and other accountability measures. See Saginaw County Juvenile Center's test results to learn more about school performance.
Student Economic Level (2011)
In 2011, Saginaw County Juvenile Center had 92% of students eligible for free or reduced price lunch programs. Michigan had 45% of eligible students for free or reduced price lunch programs. Eligibility for the National School Lunch Program is based on family income levels.
The Saginaw ISD spends $83,071 per pupil in current expenditures. The district spends 26% on instruction, 71% on support services, 2% on other elementary and secondary expenditures. More about Saginaw ISD District
In 2011, Saginaw County Juvenile Center had 5 students for every full-time equivalent teacher. The Michigan average is 18 students per full-time equivalent teacher.