Fred Douglass Early Childhood Center

505 E College St
Sherman, TX 75090
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Fred Douglass Early Childhood Center serves 337 students in grades Prekindergarten.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Texas state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 79% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Texas state average of 72% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Fred Douglass Early Childhood Center places among the top 20% of public schools in Texas for:

School Overview

Fred Douglass Early Childhood Center's student population of 337 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 18 teachers has grown by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten
Total Students337 students
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Total Classroom Teachers18 teachers
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School Comparison

The diversity score of Fred Douglass Early Childhood Center is 0.64, which is equal to the diversity score at state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (TX)
Student : Teacher Ratio19:115:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
Asian
5%
4%
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Hispanic
55%
52%
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Black
14%
13%
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White
21%
28%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.640.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
85%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSherman Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Fred Douglass Early Childhood Center is Sherman High School (1.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Piner Middle School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Jefferson Elementary School (0.6 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Sherman Jefferson Elementary School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-4 | 227 students
    0.6 miles
    608 N Lee St
    Sherman, TX 75090
    (903) 891-6610
    0.6 PK-4 227
  • Sherman Piner Middle School Math: 33% | Reading: 41%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 7-8 | 1,036 student
    0.7 miles
    402 W Pecan
    Sherman, TX 75090
    (903) 891-6470
    0.7 7-8 1,036
  • Sherman Fairview Elementary School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-4 | 418 students
    0.8 miles
    501 W Taylor St
    Sherman, TX 75092
    (903) 891-6580
    0.8 PK-4 418
  • Sherman Henry W Sory Elementary School Math: 49% | Reading: 49%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-4 | 622 students
    1.1 miles
    120 Binkley Park Dr
    Sherman, TX 75090
    (903) 891-6650
    1.1 PK-4 622
  • Sherman Washington Elementary School Math: 55-59% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-4 | 437 students
    1.1 miles
    815 S Travis St
    Sherman, TX 75090
    (903) 891-6700
    1.1 PK-4 437

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