Mae Jemison School



Mae Jemison School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Mae Jemison School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 39
1 60
2 69
3 76
4 67
5 67
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Mae Jemison School is a public elementary school located in Hazel Crest, IL in the Prairie-Hills Esd 144 School District. It enrolls 378 students in grades 1st through 12th. Mae Jemison School is the 1,335th largest public school in Illinois and the 33,834th largest nationally. It has 16.9 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 378
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 16.9:1
Full Time Teachers: 22.32
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 33,834th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Illinois: 1,335th out of 2,576
Student/Teacher Rank in Illinois: 1,853rd out of 2,345
Full Time Teacher Rank in Illinois: 1,567th out of 2,345

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Mae Jemison School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 196
(52%)
1,327
(51%)
 Female 182
(48%)
1,281
(49%)

Mae Jemison School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 347
(92%)
2,234
(86%)
 Hispanic 20
(5%)
254
(10%)
 Two or More 5
(1%)
15
(1%)
 White 5
(1%)
83
(3%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
9
(0%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
13
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Mae Jemison School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 347
(92%)
2,383
(91%)
 Not Eligible 31
(8%)
225
(9%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 2,547 ranked schools in Illinois, Mae Jemison School is ranked 526th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Mae Jemison School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (91.8%) 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.

Mae Jemison School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 505
2006 496
2007 469
2008 434
2009 438
2010 451
2011 458
2012 378

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 21
2006 19.8
2007 23.4
2008 16.3
2009 16.5
2010 15
2011 15.8
2012 16.9

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.74455445544554
2006 0.88306451612903
2007 0.8955223880597
2008 0.82718894009217
2009 1.013698630137
2010 0.69179600886918
2011 0.89956331877729
2012 0.91798941798942

Compare Mae Jemison School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,306.6% 13.1:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
1,690.0% 16.9:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 54.0%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
This School 91.8%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

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Mae Jemison School
Hazel Crest, IL
Public KG - 05 378 16.9:1  
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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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