Clay Elementary School

  • Clay Elementary School serves 582 students in grades PK-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the IL average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 89% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 51%.
  • Clay Elementary School operates within the City Of Chicago 299 School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 582 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 32 teachers has declined by 17% over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades PK-8
Total Students582 students
Clay Elementary School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %Clay Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers32 teachers
Clay Elementary School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by GradeClay Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(IL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio18:116:1
Clay Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2015)
Asian
n/a
5%
Clay Elementary School Asian Students (1995-2014)
Hispanic
78%
25%
Clay Elementary School Black Students (1988-2015)
Black
9%
17%
Clay Elementary School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
11%
49%
Clay Elementary School White Students (1988-2015)
Two or more races
2%
3%
Clay Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsClay Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownIL All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.370.67
Clay Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
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.
96%
52%
Clay Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (2003-2015)
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
2%
Clay Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2003-2013)

District Comparison

  • City Of Chicago 299 School District's student population of 390,653 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $12,889 is higher than the state average of $11,118. The district revenue/student has declined by 5% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $13,546 is higher than the state average of $11,218. The district spending/student has declined by 14% over four years.
School District NameCity Of Chicago 299 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
586
3
Number of Students Managed390,653753
City Of Chicago 299 School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue$5,104 MM$11 MM
City Of Chicago 299 School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$5,363 MM$11 MM
City Of Chicago 299 School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$12,889$11,118
City Of Chicago 299 School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$13,546$11,218
City Of Chicago 299 School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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