Early Childhood Lab School

We provide an environment and a curriculum that is tailored to encourage individual growth and development.
The staff is highly qualified with the ability to offer children meaningful experiences that help them to understand the world around them.
We also offer DSU pre-service students the opportunity for purposeful learning that directly influences their work with children and families.

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School Overview

School TypeEarly Childhood / Day Care
Religious AffiliationNonsectarian
Grades OfferedGrades Nursery/Preschool-Kindergarten
Learning Difference ProgramsYes
Learning Programs SupportedAll
Year Founded1964

Student Body

Total Students54 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
94%
State avg.: 19%
Students by Grade Early Childhood Lab School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers7 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio8:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size14 students

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$4,500
Tuition Notes$25 annual registration fee
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