Schools in Chicago

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School Districts in Chicago

District Type Grade Span Schools Students
City Of Chicago School District 299 Public PK - 12 642 422,559
East Maine School District 63 Public PK - 8 7 3,621

Schools in Chicago

  • GreatSchools School Name Type Review Rating
    10 Skinner North Elementary School

    'I am currently (as of December 2014, winter break) a 4th grade student from Skinner North. I think my school is awesome. Scratch that, it IS awesome :D The teachers are all nice, but also look out...

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    10 Keller Elementary Gifted Magnet School

    'I go to this amazing school. I have gone there since first grade, the grade at which students come to Keller, I am now in seventh. The students here are nice and welcoming. The teachers are...

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    10 Leland Elementary School

    'IEP Classroom are great to our Children n working with Parents to help understand what the Child needs are.'

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    10 Mcdade Elementary Classical School

    'The kindergarten curriculum is definitely rigorous. The teacher is really concerned about the students and makes an effort to differentiate the levels of giftedness by providing opportunities to be...

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    10 Mount Greenwood Elementary School

    'Best grammar school on the southside, the neighborhood really needs a high school for its residents. Morgan park has its own, why not mt. Greenwood? New high schools are being built across the city,...

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    10 Skinner West Elementary School

    'I am in the eighth grade of this school, and I have to say that our social studies teacher, Ms. Mellos, is really good. She gets every student's respect easily and their attention easily. I really...

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    10 Jackson A Elementary Language Academy

    'I was the longest standing Jackson Parent( 20 years) until my youngest two Elijah and Ridge were provided academic scholarships and moved to the East Coast.. Principal Ditto has his ears on not only...

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    10 Hawthorne Elementary Scholastic Academy

    'My daughter is in kindergarten at Hawthorne and we have been so pleased thus far. Her teacher is dedicated, responsive, and clearly up to date on best practices in education. The administration is...

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    10 Decatur Classical Elementary School

    'I went to Decatur from 1-6th grade (2008- 2014) and it was amazing. You will (most likely) never feel left out because there are only 30 or 60 kids in your whole grade depending on the year you get...

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    10 Poe Elementary Classical School

    'Poe Classical School is certainly among the best elementary schools within CPS selective enrollment program. Prior to my daughter attending Poe, I had little knowledge of this particular school and...

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    10 Lindblom Math And Science Acad High School

    'Lindblom is great school to attend because of its diversity, teachers, and overall environment. It's so easy to blend and and not worrying about pier criticism. Beacuse of its diversity, you learn...

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    10 Keller Elementary Gifted Magnet School

    'I go to this amazing school. I have gone there since first grade, the grade at which students come to Keller, I am now in seventh. The students here are nice and welcoming. The teachers are...

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    Public
    10 Leland Elementary School

    'IEP Classroom are great to our Children n working with Parents to help understand what the Child needs are.'

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    10 Lane Technical High School

    'There are some great things about Lane. Some of the teachers are pretty good, and there are a lot of opportunities for kids to attend after school tutoring in many subjects. But unfortunately many...

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    10 Young Magnet High School

    'Whitney Young High School is the premier high school in the city of Chicago. What makes WYHS unique? The STUDENTS! With over 2100 students from every neighborhood and every nationality in Chicago,...

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    Public half-star
    10 Mount Greenwood Elementary School

    'Best grammar school on the southside, the neighborhood really needs a high school for its residents. Morgan park has its own, why not mt. Greenwood? New high schools are being built across the city,...

    More Reviews »
    Public half-star
    10 Skinner West Elementary School

    'I am in the eighth grade of this school, and I have to say that our social studies teacher, Ms. Mellos, is really good. She gets every student's respect easily and their attention easily. I really...

    More Reviews »
    Public half-star
    10 Jackson A Elementary Language Academy

    'I was the longest standing Jackson Parent( 20 years) until my youngest two Elijah and Ridge were provided academic scholarships and moved to the East Coast.. Principal Ditto has his ears on not only...

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    Public half-star
    10 Hawthorne Elementary Scholastic Academy

    'My daughter is in kindergarten at Hawthorne and we have been so pleased thus far. Her teacher is dedicated, responsive, and clearly up to date on best practices in education. The administration is...

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    Public half-star
    10 Bell Elementary School

    'I am a 7th grader in the options department at Bell School and I am honestly very happy where I am. Although I do think that the new principal is not as included and well rounded as the old one, I...

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  • GreatSchools School Name Type Review Rating
    10 Lindblom Math And Science Acad High School

    'Lindblom is great school to attend because of its diversity, teachers, and overall environment. It's so easy to blend and and not worrying about pier criticism. Beacuse of its diversity, you learn...

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    10 Lane Technical High School

    'There are some great things about Lane. Some of the teachers are pretty good, and there are a lot of opportunities for kids to attend after school tutoring in many subjects. But unfortunately many...

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    10 Young Magnet High School

    'Whitney Young High School is the premier high school in the city of Chicago. What makes WYHS unique? The STUDENTS! With over 2100 students from every neighborhood and every nationality in Chicago,...

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    10 Brooks College Prep Academy High School

    'Small class sizes, excellent and involved principal, diverse student body, challenging courses (including AP), plenty of activities/ sports, 100% college placement and safe environment. There are NO...

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    10 Jones College Prep High School

    'I am a parent of a senior graduating in June 2014. My son feels Jones College Prep gave him more than he expected. He played two sports all four years, maintained a high gpa, scored high in the ACT...

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    10 Northside College Preparatory High School

    'Teacher's are not very good. Staff is very unhelpful. If you want to go to northside you better be prepared to teach yourself all 4 years because teachers won't teach you anything but expect you to...

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    10 Payton College Preparatory High School

    'I'm a recent graduate (2011), and I have very mixed feelings about the school. Sadly, many of these are negative. I chose Payton over many other great high schools because I wanted a challenge and...

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    9 King College Prep High School

    'King is one of the best-kept secrets of the Chicago Public Schools system. This is my daughter's second year, and I could not be more pleased with the school. The classes are rigorous, the teachers...

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    9 Devry Advantage Academy High School

    'My son is finishing up his Junior year here, and I've been very impressed so far. Pros: Academics. His work, not just his grades, have improved. Social: a much better group of students here,...

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    9 Lincoln Park High School

    'Lincoln Park HS is a pretty good school. I am currently a senior at Lincoln Park. As an incoming freshman, I choose the Double Honors program at Lincoln Park over the Alpha Program at Lane Tech and...

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