Hayt Elementary School

  • Hayt Elementary School serves 1,041 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 28% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 32%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 39% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Illinois state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 89% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is higher than the Illinois state average of 51%.

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School Overview

  • Hayt Elementary School's student population of 1,041 students has grown by 6% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 54 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students1,041 students
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Total Classroom Teachers54 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Hayt Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Hayt Elementary School is 0.70, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.67. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IL)
Overall School Rank#1283 out of 3,544 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
28%
32%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
39%
38%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Hayt Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio19:116:1
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Asian
26%
5%
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Hispanic
44%
26%
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Black
18%
17%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Hayt Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
11%
49%
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Two or more races
1%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Hayt Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IL.
Diversity Score0.700.67
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Eligible for Free Lunch
88%
46%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Hayt Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Illinois by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCity of Chicago SD 299 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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Hayt school is a wonderful place for us students to learn in. There are teachers who are very nice and take the time to make us understand well each subject we are practising. In the school, there is a very nice and considerate staff. Here kids are well behaved and the teachers make us well by showing us sites which have our name on it and we can get points dollars coins on it! It's really fun to see that! It gives the students a focus to behave well to get the highest points
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