May Elementary Community Academy



May Elementary Community Academy Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

May Elementary Community Academy Students by Grade
PK 34
K 46
1 33
2 48
3 40
4 45
5 51
6 49
7 53
8 54
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

May Elementary Community Academy is a public elementary school located in Chicago, IL in the City of Chicago School District 299. It enrolls 453 students in grades 1st through 12th. May Elementary Community Academy is the 948th largest public school in Illinois and the 26,153rd largest nationally. It has 15.5 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 453
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 15.5:1
Full Time Teachers: 29.26
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 26,153rd out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Illinois: 948th out of 2,576
Student/Teacher Rank in Illinois: 1,522nd out of 2,345
Full Time Teacher Rank in Illinois: 1,057th out of 2,345

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May Elementary Community Academy Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Female 242
(53%)
147,201
(50%)
 Male 211
(47%)
150,004
(50%)

May Elementary Community Academy Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 450
(99%)
117,242
(39%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
1,030
(0%)
 Hispanic 1
(0%)
136,780
(46%)
 Two or More 1
(0%)
4,546
(2%)
 White 0
(0%)
27,560
(9%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
9,613
(3%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
434
(0%)

May Elementary Community Academy Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 449
(99%)
244,484
(82%)
 Not Eligible 4
(1%)
42,629
(14%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 0
(0%)
10,527
(4%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 2,547 ranked schools in Illinois, May Elementary Community Academy is ranked 306th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of May Elementary Community Academy students on free and reduced lunch assistance (99.1%) is significantly higher than the state average of 54.0%. This may indicate that the area has a higher level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

May Elementary Community Academy Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 749
2006 720
2007 666
2008 619
2009 497
2010 503
2011 454
2012 453

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 14.3
2006 23.2
2007 20.8
2008 20.6
2009 16
2010 18.6
2011 17.5
2012 15.5

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.89853137516689
2006 0.91666666666667
2007 0.94594594594595
2008 0.88206785137318
2009 0.99396378269618
2010 0.99403578528827
2011 0.99339207048458
2012 0.99116997792494

Compare May Elementary Community Academy to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,306.6% 13.1:1
 
1,550.0% 15.5:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 54.0%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
This School 99.1%
 

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Public elementary school and private elementary school data obtained from the National Center for Education Statistics in the United States. The data displayed is from the most current sources available. For public schools this is the 2012-2013 school year. For private schools this is the 2011-2012 school year.

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