Mays Elementary Academy



Mays Elementary Academy Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Mays Elementary Academy Students by Grade
PK 0
K 34
1 33
2 38
3 27
4 30
5 44
6 31
7 34
8 29
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Mays Elementary Academy is a public elementary school located in Chicago, IL in the City of Chicago School District 299. It enrolls 300 students in grades 1st through 12th. Mays Elementary Academy is the 1,779th largest public school in Illinois and the 41,216th largest nationally. It has 16.4 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 300
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 16.4:1
Full Time Teachers: 18.29
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 41,216th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Illinois: 1,779th out of 2,576
Student/Teacher Rank in Illinois: 1,748th out of 2,345
Full Time Teacher Rank in Illinois: 1,835th out of 2,345

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Mays Elementary Academy Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Female 157
(52%)
147,201
(50%)
 Male 143
(48%)
150,004
(50%)

Mays Elementary Academy Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 294
(98%)
117,242
(39%)
 Hispanic 4
(1%)
136,780
(46%)
 Two or More 2
(1%)
4,546
(2%)
 White 0
(0%)
27,560
(9%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
9,613
(3%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
434
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
1,030
(0%)

Mays Elementary Academy Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 290
(97%)
244,484
(82%)
 Not Eligible 10
(3%)
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, Mays Elementary Academy is ranked 708th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Mays Elementary Academy students on free and reduced lunch assistance (96.7%) 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.

Mays Elementary Academy Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 429
2006 394
2007 330
2008 351
2009 343
2010 307
2011 291
2012 300

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 14
2006 18.8
2007 16.5
2008 19.5
2009 19.1
2010 17.1
2011 18.2
2012 16.4

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.95104895104895
2006 0.9746192893401
2007 1
2008 0.98290598290598
2009 0.99125364431487
2010 0.99022801302932
2011 0.96907216494845
2012 0.96666666666667

Compare Mays Elementary Academy to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,306.6% 13.1:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
1,640.0% 16.4:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 54.0%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
This School 96.7%
 

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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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