Dennis Early Childhood Center

  • Dennis Early Childhood Center serves 307 students in grades Prekindergarten.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 is higher than the Illinois state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 92% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Illinois state average of 51%.

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School Overview

  • Dennis Early Childhood Center's student population of 307 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 13 teachers has declined by 51% over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten
Total Students307 students
This chart display total students of Dennis Early Childhood Center by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
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Total Classroom Teachers13 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Dennis Early Childhood Center's student:teacher ratio of 24:1 has increased from 12:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Dennis Early Childhood Center is 0.61, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.68. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IL)
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Student : Teacher Ratio24:116:1
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Hispanic
27%
26%
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Black
55%
17%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Dennis Early Childhood Center and the percentage of Black public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
8%
49%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Dennis Early Childhood Center and the percentage of White public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
10%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Dennis Early Childhood Center.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IL.
Diversity Score0.610.68
This chart display the diversity score of Dennis Early Childhood Center and the public school average diversity score of Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
85%
46%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Dennis Early Childhood Center and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Illinois by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
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School District NameRockford SD 205 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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