Mayer Elementary School



Mayer Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Mayer Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 127
K 69
1 63
2 67
3 75
4 54
5 29
6 40
7 38
8 31
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Mayer Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Chicago, IL in the City of Chicago School District 299. It enrolls 593 students in grades 1st through 12th. Mayer Elementary School is the 433rd largest public school in Illinois and the 13,788th largest nationally. It has 13.7 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 593
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 13.7:1
Full Time Teachers: 43.28
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 13,788th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Illinois: 433rd out of 2,576
Student/Teacher Rank in Illinois: 1,057th out of 2,345
Full Time Teacher Rank in Illinois: 406th out of 2,345

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Mayer Elementary School Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Female 311
(52%)
147,201
(50%)
 Male 282
(48%)
150,004
(50%)

Mayer Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 304
(51%)
27,560
(9%)
 Hispanic 121
(20%)
136,780
(46%)
 Black 119
(20%)
117,242
(39%)
 Two or More 27
(5%)
4,546
(2%)
 Asian 15
(3%)
9,613
(3%)
 Pacific Islander 4
(1%)
434
(0%)
 American Indian 3
(1%)
1,030
(0%)

Mayer Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 399
(67%)
42,629
(14%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 170
(29%)
244,484
(82%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 24
(4%)
10,527
(4%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 2,547 ranked schools in Illinois, Mayer Elementary School is ranked 1,177th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Mayer Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (32.7%) is lower than the state average of 54.0%. This may indicate that the area has a lower 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.

Mayer Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 561
2006 484
2007 449
2008 577
2009 589
2010 591
2011 594
2012 593

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 12.6
2006 16.1
2007 13.6
2008 16.3
2009 15.7
2010 16.9
2011 17
2012 13.7

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.77361853832442
2006 0.78719008264463
2007 0.75278396436526
2008 0.60311958405546
2009 0.52801358234295
2010 0.46192893401015
2011 0.37710437710438
2012 0.32715008431703

Compare Mayer Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,306.6% 13.1:1
 
1,370.0% 13.7:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 32.7%
 
State Average 54.0%
 
National Average 55.2%
 

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Mayer Elementary School
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Public PK - 08 593 13.7:1  
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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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