May Elementary School

Rank
5/
10
Bottom 50%
May Elementary School serves 220 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
May Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Illinois for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 30-34% (which is approximately equal to the Illinois state average of 32%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 25-29% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Illinois state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 49% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 52% (majority Hispanic).

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School Overview

May Elementary School's student population of 220 students has declined by 17% over five school years.
The teacher population of 17 teachers has declined by 10% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students220 students
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Total Classroom Teachers17 teachers
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School Comparison

May Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 3,672 schools in Illinois (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of May Elementary School is 0.59, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.68. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IL)
Overall Testing Rank
#1878 out of 3672 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
30-34%
32%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
25-29%
37%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:115:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
1%
5%
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Hispanic
38%
26%
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Black
1%
17%
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White
51%
48%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
8%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.590.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
50%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameRochelle CCSD 231 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to May Elementary School is Rochelle Township High School (1.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Rochelle Middle School (0.0 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Rochelle Rochelle Middle School Math: 24% | Reading: 37%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 530 students
    0.0 miles
    111 School Ave
    Rochelle, IL 61068
    (815) 562-7997
    0 6-8 530
  • Rochelle Tilton Elementary School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: K-5 | 229 students
    0.4 miles
    1050 N 9th St
    Rochelle, IL 61068
    (815) 562-6665
    0.4 K-5 229
  • Rochelle Central Elementary School Math: 20-24% | Reading: 6-9%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 256 students
    0.6 miles
    444 N 8th St
    Rochelle, IL 61068
    (815) 562-8251
    0.6 K-5 256
  • Rochelle Lincoln Elementary School Math: 20-24% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 357 students
    0.8 miles
    1450 20th St
    Rochelle, IL 61068
    (815) 562-4520
    0.8 PK-5 357
  • Rochelle Rochelle Township High School Math: 25-29% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 893 students
    1.1 miles
    1401 Flagg Rd
    Rochelle, IL 61068
    (815) 562-4161
    1.1 9-12 893

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