Denbigh Early Childhood Center

  • Denbigh Early Childhood Center serves 529 students in grades Prekindergarten.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Virginia state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 81% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Virginia state average of 50%.

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School Overview

  • Denbigh Early Childhood Center's student population of 529 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 35 teachers has grown by 12% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten
Total Students529 students
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Total Classroom Teachers35 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Denbigh Early Childhood Center's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Denbigh Early Childhood Center is 0.68, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.43. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (VA)
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
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Asian
4%
7%
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Hispanic
17%
15%
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Black
50%
23%
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White
19%
50%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Denbigh Early Childhood Center and the percentage of White public school students in Virginia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
10%
5%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Denbigh Early Childhood Center.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in VA.
Diversity Score0.680.43
This chart display the diversity score of Denbigh Early Childhood Center and the public school average diversity score of Virginia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
54%
35%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Denbigh Early Childhood Center and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Virginia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Denbigh Early Childhood Center and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Virginia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNewport News City Pblc Schs School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

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