Verda Dierzen Early Learning Center

  • Verda Dierzen Early Learning Center serves 760 students in grades Prekindergarten-Kindergarten.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is higher than the Illinois state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 40% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 51%.

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School Overview

  • Verda Dierzen Early Learning Center's student population of 760 students has grown by 8% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 35 teachers has grown by 6% over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-Kindergarten
Total Students760 students
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Total Classroom Teachers35 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Verda Dierzen Early Learning Center's student:teacher ratio of 22:1 has increased from 21:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Verda Dierzen Early Learning Center is 0.52, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.68. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IL)
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Student : Teacher Ratio22:116:1
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Asian
1%
5%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Verda Dierzen Early Learning Center and the percentage of Asian public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Hispanic
35%
26%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Verda Dierzen Early Learning Center and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
3%
17%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Verda Dierzen Early Learning Center and the percentage of Black public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
60%
49%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Verda Dierzen Early Learning Center and the percentage of White public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
1%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Verda Dierzen Early Learning Center.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IL.
Diversity Score0.520.68
This chart display the diversity score of Verda Dierzen Early Learning Center and the public school average diversity score of Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
30%
46%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Verda Dierzen Early Learning Center and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Verda Dierzen Early Learning Center and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWoodstock CUSD 200 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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  5.00 out of 5  (2 reviews)
5  
We haven't gotten our students in yet but from how I felt during registration and them trying to help me thru transferring schools in the middle of a year, all very friendly helpful staff so far. Can't wait to see how the kids like the new school.
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5  
I feel that my daughter is getting a good foundation to her education at Verda. The teachers and assistants are committed to their jobs and the office staff is helpful and friendly.Many thatnks to them!
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