Yakima County Juvenile Detention School is located in Yakima, WA and is one of 26 schools in Yakima School District. It is a alt. school that serves 57 students in grades 5-12.
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 Yakima County Juvenile Detention School's test results to learn more about school performance.more
The Yakima School District spends $9,984 per pupil in current expenditures. The district spends 64% on instruction, 31% on support services, 5% on other elementary and secondary expenditures. More about Yakima School District District