Martin P Mckay Education Center

516 South Cedar Rd

New Lenox, IL 60451-1754

Tel: (815)463-8068
Grades 8-12
46 students
Martin P Mckay Education Center serves 46 students in grades 8 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 7:1 is lower than the IL average of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 17% of the student body (majority American Indian and Black), which is less than the state average of 50%.
Martin P Mckay Education Center operates within the Lincoln-way Area Spec Ed Ja School District.

School Overview

The student population of 46 students has grown by 9% over five years.
The teacher population of 7 teachers has declined by 22% over five years.
School Type Special education school
Grades Offered Grades 8-12
Total Students 46 students
Martin P Mckay Education Center Total Students (2008-2014)
Gender % Martin P Mckay Education Center Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 7 teachers
Martin P Mckay Education Center Total Teachers (2010-2014)
Students by Grade Martin P Mckay Education Center Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 7:1 has increased from 5:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.30 is less than the state average of 0.31. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (IL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 7:1 18:1
Martin P Mckay Education Center Student Teacher Ratio (2011-2014)
American Indian
2%
n/a
Black
2%
17%
Martin P Mckay Education Center Black Students (2008-2014)
White
83%
50%
Martin P Mckay Education Center White Students (2008-2014)
Two or more races
13%
3%
Martin P Mckay Education Center Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.30 0.31
Martin P Mckay Education Center Diversity Score (2008-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
23%
47%
Martin P Mckay Education Center Eligible for Free Lunch (2008-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
n/a
3%
Martin P Mckay Education Center Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2008-2012)

District Comparison

School District Name Lincoln-way Area Spec Ed Ja School District
Number of Schools
Managed
3
3
Number of Students Managed n/a 938
Lincoln-way Area Spec Ed Ja  School District Students Managed (1989-2008)
Graduation Rate n/a 88%
Lincoln-way Area Spec Ed Ja  School District Graduation Rate (1998-2008)
District Total Revenue $28 MM $11 MM
Lincoln-way Area Spec Ed Ja  School District District Total Revenue (1997-2014)
District Spending $27 MM $11 MM
Lincoln-way Area Spec Ed Ja  School District District Spending (1997-2014)
District Revenue / Student n/a $11,118
Lincoln-way Area Spec Ed Ja  School District District Revenue / Student (1999-2008)
District Spending / Student n/a $11,218
Lincoln-way Area Spec Ed Ja  School District District Spending / Student (1999-2008)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Lincoln-way Central High School (1.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Oster-oakview School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Haines Elementary School (0.8 miles away)
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  • New LenoxOster-oakview School
    Grades: 4-6 | 529 students
    0.4 miles
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    (815)485-2125
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  • New LenoxHaines Elementary School
    Grades: 1-3 | 438 students
    0.8 miles
    155 Haines Ave
    New LenoxIL 60451
    (815)485-2115
    0.81-3438
  • New LenoxArnold J Tyler School
    Grades: 1-3 | 351 students
    0.9 miles
    511 East Illinois Hwy
    New LenoxIL 60451
    (815)485-2398
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    Grades: 4-6 | 413 students
    0.9 miles
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    Grades: 7-8 | 615 students
    1.1 miles
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    New LenoxIL 60451
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