2757 E Division
Springfield, MO 65803
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Shady Dell Early Childhood Center serves 243 students in grades Prekindergarten.
The student:teacher ratio of 7:1 is lower than the Missouri state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 23% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is lower than the Missouri state average of 30% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten
  • Students: 243 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 7:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 23%
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MO Dept. of Education

School Overview

Shady Dell Early Childhood Center's student population of 243 students has declined by 52% over five school years.
The teacher population of 33 teachers has grown by 37% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten
Total Students
243 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
33 teachers
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School Rankings

The diversity score of Shady Dell Early Childhood Center is 0.40, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.49. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
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State Level (MO)
Student : Teacher Ratio
7:1
13:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
4%
2%
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Hispanic
9%
7%
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Black
7%
15%
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White
77%
70%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.40
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Eligible for Free Lunch
56%
43%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
6%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MO Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten
  • Students: 243 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 7:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 23%
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MO Dept. of Education

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