Joplin Early Childhood Center

Joplin Early Childhood Center serves 162 students in grades Prekindergarten.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is equal to the Missouri state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 26% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Missouri state average of 29% (majority Black).

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School Overview

Joplin Early Childhood Center's student population of 162 students has grown by 86% over five school years.
The teacher population of 12 teachers has declined by 7% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten
Total Students162 students
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Total Classroom Teachers12 teachers
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School Comparison

The diversity score of Joplin Early Childhood Center is 0.44, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.47. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MO)
Student : Teacher Ratio14:114:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
3%
2%
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Hispanic
12%
7%
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Black
4%
16%
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White
74%
71%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
5%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.440.47
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Eligible for Free Lunch
49%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameJoplin Schools School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MO Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Joplin Early Childhood Center is Franklin Technology Center (1.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is North Middle School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is West Central Elementary School (0.5 miles away)
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