PROFICIENCY 22% 30% lower than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
33%Comm Cons SD 59
42%Mount Prospect

John Jay Elementary School is a school servicing grades PK to 5 and is located in the district of "Comm Cons SD 59" in Mount Prospect, IL. There are a total of 421 students and 28 teachers at John Jay Elementary School, for a student to teacher ratio of 15 to 1. There are a total of 341 free lunch students and 32 reduced lunch students.

John Jay Elementary School has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 22.0%, which is 30% lower than the Illinois average.


Student/Teacher ratio15:1
Free lunch341
Reduced lunch32


Advanced Placement
AP enrollmentn/a
Taking some coursesn/a
Taking some courses (not tests)n/a
Passing some coursesn/a
Passing no coursesn/a

Advanced placement (AP) is a program that offers high school students the ability to take college level courses and exams. These programs were created to be at the same level of most first year university courses. If the students were successful in the AP programs, they could potentially receive advanced placement, credit or exemptions when they go on to university. At John Jay Elementary School, there are a total of n/a students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with n/a taking some courses.

Proficiency in mathematics comparison

Proficiency in languages comparison

Proficiency in mathematics by grade

High Schooln/a

Proficiency in languages by grade

High Schooln/a

The proficiency in math and languages tables represent the percentage of students that scored at or above the proficiency level on their standardized state assessment tests. Although these tests are standardized within each state, the tests may vary from state to state. Comparing the results of one state to another may not always be an accurate or fair comparison.

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John Jay Elementary School race/ethnicity breakdown

Caucasian 11.9% 39.5% 49.5% 51.1%
African American 4.1% 3.1% 17.5% 15.9%
Asian 3.4% 11.0% 4.6% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 79.5% 43.4% 24.9% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.0% 0.7% 0.4% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.4% 0.2% 0.4%
Multiracial 1.0% 2.0% 3.0% 3.1%

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Mount Prospect demographics profile

StatisticMount ProspectIllinoisNational
Population density (sq mi)5,27322291
Median age39.537.437.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)64%55%55%
Speak English57%77%79%
Speak Spanish15%13%13%

Education level achieved in Mount Prospect

IndexMount ProspectIllinoisNational
Completed 8th grade89.7%86.2%84.3%
Completed high school88.0%84.7%83.0%
Completed some college67.5%61.8%59.4%
Completed associate degree47.7%40.7%38.5%
Completed bachelors39.8%32.9%30.3%
Completed masters14.8%12.7%11.5%
Completed professional degree2.9%3.4%3.3%
Completed doctorate1.1%1.2%1.3%
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Source: The John Jay Elementary School data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.
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