Early Childhood Center

  • Early Childhood Center serves 245 students in grades Prekindergarten.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 27:1 is higher than the Illinois state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 96% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Illinois state average of 52%.

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School Overview

  • Early Childhood Center's student population of 245 students has grown by 10% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 9 teachers has grown by 28% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten
Total Students245 students
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Total Classroom Teachers9 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Early Childhood Center's student:teacher ratio of 27:1 has decreased from 32:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Early Childhood Center is 0.56, 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 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IL)
Student : Teacher Ratio27:115:1
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Asian
n/a
5%
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Hispanic
51%
26%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Early Childhood Center and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
43%
17%
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White
4%
48%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Early Childhood Center and the percentage of White public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
Two or more races
2%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Early Childhood Center. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IL.
Diversity Score0.560.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
58%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Early Childhood Center and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Illinois by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBellwood 88 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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