Fuerstenau Early Childhood Center

  • Fuerstenau Early Childhood Center serves 222 students in grades Kindergarten.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Michigan state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 12% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Michigan state average of 34%.

School Overview

  • Fuerstenau Early Childhood Center's student population of 222 students has grown by 17% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 11 teachers has grown by 10% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten
Total Students222 students
This chart display total students of Fuerstenau Early Childhood Center by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Gender %This chart display gender of Fuerstenau Early Childhood Center
Total Classroom Teachers11 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of Fuerstenau Early Childhood Center by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

School Comparison

  • Fuerstenau Early Childhood Center's student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has increased from 19:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Fuerstenau Early Childhood Center is 0.22, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.28. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MI)
Overall School Rank--
Student : Teacher Ratio20:118:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Fuerstenau Early Childhood Center and the public school average student teacher ratio of Michigan by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Fuerstenau Early Childhood Center and percentage of American Indian public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Asian
n/a
3%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Fuerstenau Early Childhood Center and the percentage of Asian public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Hispanic
6%
8%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Fuerstenau Early Childhood Center and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
n/a
18%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Fuerstenau Early Childhood Center and the percentage of Black public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
White
88%
66%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Fuerstenau Early Childhood Center and the percentage of White public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
6%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Fuerstenau Early Childhood Center and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Michigan by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Fuerstenau Early Childhood Center.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MI.
Diversity Score0.220.28
This chart display the diversity score of Fuerstenau Early Childhood Center and the public school average diversity score of Michigan by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
11%
40%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Fuerstenau Early Childhood Center and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Michigan by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Fuerstenau Early Childhood Center and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Michigan by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDeWitt Public s School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

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