808 Harlem Rd
Machesney Park, IL 61115
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Donald C Parker Early Education Center serves 554 students in grades Prekindergarten-Kindergarten.
Minority enrollment is 35% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 53% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2023)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-Kindergarten
  • Enrollment: 554 students
  • Minority Enrollment: 35%
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IL Dept. of Education

School Overview

Donald C Parker Early Education Center's student population of 554 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-Kindergarten
Total Students
554 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
38 teachers
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School Rankings

The diversity score of Donald C Parker Early Education Center is 0.54, 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 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (IL)
Student : Teacher Ratio
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15:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
2%
5%
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Hispanic
16%
27%
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Black
8%
17%
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White
65%
47%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
9%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.54
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Eligible for Free Lunch
50%
44%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
4%
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School District Name
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IL Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What schools are Donald C Parker Early Education Center often compared to?

Donald C Parker Early Education Centeris often viewed alongside schools like Caledonia Elementary School by visitors of our site.

How many students attend Donald C Parker Early Education Center?

554 students attend Donald C Parker Early Education Center.

What is the racial composition of the student body?

65% of Donald C Parker Early Education Center students are White, 16% of students are Hispanic, 9% of students are Two or more races, 8% of students are Black, and 2% of students are Asian.

What grades does Donald C Parker Early Education Center offer ?

Donald C Parker Early Education Center offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-Kindergarten

What school district is Donald C Parker Early Education Center part of?

Donald C Parker Early Education Center is part of Harlem Ud 122 School District.

School Reviews

5   2/28/2022
I am so glad that my child has a different principal than my niece had a couple of years ago. It makes all the difference when someone in charge actually CARES about the kids and makes you feel welcome.
- Posted by Parent - C. Smith

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Quick Stats (2023)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-Kindergarten
  • Enrollment: 554 students
  • Minority Enrollment: 35%
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IL Dept. of Education

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