May Whitney Elem School

Serves grades PK - 5

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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 2017 – 2018 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2016
  • Educational Environment: 2018 (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
581
Classroom Teachers
41

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Illinois

7

(10 is best)

Better than 69.8% of IL schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

8

(10 is best)

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

Grade 3

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 40 37
Proficiency in Reading 32 37
Proficiency in Math 47 37

Grade 4

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 45 34
Proficiency in Reading 47 38
Proficiency in Math 42 31

Grade 5

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 45 33
Proficiency in Reading 42 35
Proficiency in Math 47 30

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 14.28
AVG FOR DISTRICT 14.04
AVG FOR STATE 14.90
AVG FOR NATION 16.03
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade pk 68 11.7%
Kindergarten 98 16.9%
Grade 1 70 12.0%
Grade 2 96 16.5%
Grade 3 72 12.4%
Grade 4 95 16.4%
Grade 5 82 14.1%
Total 581 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 72.3% 80.7% 49.7%
Black 1.4% 1.3% 17.3%
Hispanic 10.9% 7.3% 27.2%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 13.4% 9.9% 5.4%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 2.0% 0.8% 0.4%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 20.0% 12.7% 48.7%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 19.6% 12.6% 46.7%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 0.3% 0.1% 2.0%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 32,177 12,741,080
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 1,559.9 228
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 4.6% 6.1%
5-19 YEARS OLD 21.9% 19.4%
20-44 YEARS OLD 27.9% 33.6%
45-64 YEARS OLD 32.9% 26.2%
65 OR OLDER 12.6% 14.8%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 10,806 4,830,038
Single Parent Households With Children 5.9% 10.2%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 95.0% 88.9%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 57.1% 34.1%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 39.0% 14.5%
$100,000 - $149,999 24.4% 15.6%
$75,000 - $99,999 9.4% 12.7%
$50,000 - $74,999 10.9% 17.2%
$30,000 - $49,999 8.7% 16.3%
$15,000 - $29,999 4.8% 13.2%
$15,000 or less 2.9% 10.5%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $10,970 $61,936,620 55.9%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,381 $7,797,126 7.0%
Staff $383 $2,162,418 1.9%
General Administration $447 $2,523,762 2.3%
School Administration $1,192 $6,730,032 6.1%
Operation $1,642 $9,270,732 8.4%
Transportation $832 $4,697,472 4.2%
Other $1,355 $7,650,330 6.9%
Total Support $7,231 $40,826,226 36.8%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,433 $8,090,718 7.3%
Total Expenditures $19,634 $110,853,564 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $9,622 $18,950,007,358 54.2%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,089 $2,145,531,133 6.1%
Staff $566 $1,114,152,009 3.2%
General Administration $583 $1,147,898,898 3.3%
School Administration $826 $1,626,982,436 4.7%
Operation $1,236 $2,433,383,753 7.0%
Transportation $681 $1,340,419,899 3.8%
Other $616 $1,214,165,287 3.5%
Total Support $5,597 $11,022,815,251 31.5%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,533 $4,988,320,395 14.3%
Total Expenditures $17,751 $34,960,767,627 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,838 $346,122,956,267 50.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $679 $34,352,975,349 5.0%
Staff $546 $27,656,793,506 4.0%
General Administration $224 $11,359,077,651 1.7%
School Administration $657 $33,237,901,128 4.9%
Operation $1,054 $53,333,273,914 7.8%
Transportation $473 $23,948,272,674 3.5%
Other $420 $21,254,923,139 3.1%
Total Support $4,053 $205,142,872,671 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,612 $132,190,575,207 19.3%
Total Expenditures $13,503 $683,455,649,655 100.0%