Early Childhood Center

  • Early Childhood Center serves 72 students in grades Prekindergarten.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Illinois state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Illinois state average of 51%.

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School Overview

  • Early Childhood Center's student population of 72 students has declined by 20% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 5 teachers has grown by 25% over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten
Total Students72 students
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Total Classroom Teachers5 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Early Childhood Center's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has decreased from 23:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Early Childhood Center is 0.22, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.67. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IL)
Student : Teacher Ratio14:116:1
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Hispanic
5%
26%
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Black
88%
17%
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White
1%
49%
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Two or more races
6%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis 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 Score0.220.67
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Eligible for Free Lunch
75%
46%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
20%
4%
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDolton SD 148 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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  • Riverdale Park Elementary School Magnet School
    Grades: K-6 | 241 students
    0.5 miles
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    (708)849-9440
    0.5 K-6 241
  • Dolton Roosevelt Elementary School Magnet School
    Grades: K-6 | 280 students
    0.6 miles
    111 W 146th St
    Dolton, IL 60419
    (708)201-2070
    0.6 K-6 280
  • Dolton Roosevelt Junior High School Magnet School
    Grades: 7-8 | 146 students
    0.6 miles
    111 W 146th St
    Dolton, IL 60419
    (708)201-2071
    0.6 7-8 146

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