May Whitney Elem School

Serves grades M - M

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2016 – 2017 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2015
  • Educational Environment: 2017 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
100 Church St
Lake Zurich, IL 60047
Phone
(847) 438-2351
District
LAKE ZURICH CUSD 95
County
LAKE COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
542
Classroom Teachers
35

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Illinois

9

(10 is best)

Better than 83.6% of IL schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

9

(10 is best)

May Whitney Elem School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 3

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 54 37
Proficiency in Reading 50 36
Proficiency in Math 58 39

Grade 4

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 48 33
Proficiency in Reading 49 37
Proficiency in Math 46 30

Grade 5

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 57 32
Proficiency in Reading 60 36
Proficiency in Math 54 29

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 15.38
AVG FOR DISTRICT 14.64
AVG FOR STATE 15.77
AVG FOR NATION 16.54
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade pk 47 8.7%
Kindergarten 56 10.3%
Grade 1 90 16.6%
Grade 2 77 14.2%
Grade 3 84 15.5%
Grade 4 97 17.9%
Grade 5 91 16.8%
Total 542 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 70.4% 81.9% 50.6%
Black 1.7% 1.0% 17.8%
Hispanic 12.1% 8.1% 26.4%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 14.7% 8.2% 4.9%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 1.1% 0.8% 0.3%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 17.3% 11.0% 49.0%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 17.3% 11.0% 45.8%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 0.0% 0.1% 3.3%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 32,129 12,802,023
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 1,557.5 230
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 4.8% 6.1%
5-19 YEARS OLD 23.6% 19.6%
20-44 YEARS OLD 26.3% 33.7%
45-64 YEARS OLD 34.6% 26.3%
65 OR OLDER 10.7% 14.4%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 10,728 4,818,452
Single Parent Households With Children 5.2% 10.3%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 95.4% 88.6%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 56.6% 33.4%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 36.2% 13.3%
$100,000 - $149,999 23.9% 15.0%
$75,000 - $99,999 12.4% 12.7%
$50,000 - $74,999 10.0% 17.4%
$30,000 - $49,999 9.5% 16.8%
$15,000 - $29,999 5.6% 13.6%
$15,000 or less 2.2% 11.1%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $8,166 $47,183,148 52.1%
Support Expenditures
Student $929 $5,367,762 5.9%
Staff $278 $1,606,284 1.8%
General Administration $352 $2,033,856 2.2%
School Administration $810 $4,680,180 5.2%
Operation $1,068 $6,170,904 6.8%
Transportation $724 $4,183,272 4.6%
Other $899 $5,194,422 5.7%
Total Support $5,060 $29,236,680 32.3%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,445 $14,127,210 15.6%
Total Expenditures $15,672 $90,552,816 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,862 $16,041,736,338 52.1%
Support Expenditures
Student $849 $1,733,187,841 5.6%
Staff $504 $1,028,020,809 3.3%
General Administration $508 $1,036,522,218 3.4%
School Administration $653 $1,331,780,740 4.3%
Operation $1,174 $2,396,104,949 7.8%
Transportation $598 $1,220,380,148 4.0%
Other $546 $1,114,934,113 3.6%
Total Support $4,833 $9,860,885,139 32.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,384 $4,865,224,284 15.8%
Total Expenditures $15,079 $30,767,924,182 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,336 $324,841,513,788 51.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $572 $29,350,053,799 4.7%
Staff $471 $24,151,307,291 3.8%
General Administration $200 $10,266,593,644 1.6%
School Administration $587 $30,091,720,454 4.8%
Operation $1,010 $51,800,394,937 8.2%
Transportation $464 $23,797,624,893 3.8%
Other $368 $18,843,845,750 3.0%
Total Support $3,673 $188,301,671,729 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,243 $114,972,145,768 18.3%
Total Expenditures $12,251 $628,114,952,936 100.0%