Schools in Des Plaines

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School Districts in Des Plaines

District Type Grade Span Schools Students
Maine Township Hsd 207 Public 8 - 12 5 6,985
Comm Cons School District 59 Public PK - 8 14 6,320

Schools in Des Plaines

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    9 Central Elementary School

    'We absolutely LOVE Central. We are very glad we chose this school. It's a little smaller than some other schools in the area, which gives it a close-knit, community feel. We are impressed by the...

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    8 Iroquois Community School

    'Wonderful school with a supportive, approachable staff! I have children who are present and future Iroquois students and feel so fortunate to have chosen and gotten into this school. The curriculum...

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    8 Brentwood Elementary School

    'I'm so happy with this school! I've had children in two other schools in the area, and this staff is dedicated and committed to helping kids grow! Both the kindergarten and 4th grade teachers are...

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    8 Devonshire School

    'We recently transferred to Devonshire from a private school in Chicago. We are very happy with the improvements our child has made. Her reading excelled withing the first 3 months of being there....

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    7 Cumberland Elementary School

    'My kids are still at this school. I could not be happier. The teachers involvement in my kids education is outstanding. Any help i asked for them they are always willing to accommodate. I never heard...

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    7 Forest Elementary School

    'Forest School is wonderful! The teachers and staff really care about their students. It's a great school to send your kids to.'

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    7 South Elementary School

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    6 Terrace Elementary School

    'By far, the best public elementary school in DesPlaines as evidenced by their high test scores and a waiting list of students who live out of district wanting to transfer in. One of the smallest...

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    6 Apollo Elementary School

    'I have had my 5 children in school district almost their whole childhood. Grant it there have been a few teachers in the past that did not adapt to the times and seemed to have been waiting for...

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    5 Orchard Place Elementary School

    'Great teachers..great learning place!!!'

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    8 Iroquois Community School

    'Wonderful school with a supportive, approachable staff! I have children who are present and future Iroquois students and feel so fortunate to have chosen and gotten into this school. The curriculum...

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    Public half-star
    7 Chippewa Middle School

    'As a former 8th grade student in this school, its kinda a disappointment. Some of the teachers are worth remembering they teach actual lessons, but some just follow rules, they don't appeal to every...

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    6 Algonquin Middle School

    'The quality of academic programs is great, the teachers in that school really care about the students and try to make learning fun. There are a variety of after school activites: sewing club,...

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    6 Friendship Junior High School

    'We are really good at sport and the teachers are nice! We also have great principals'

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    N/A North Cook Young Adult Academy

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    8 Maine West High School

    'As a former student of this high school, I believe deeply in the high quality instruction that this institution offers. Teachers are invested in their students and set high expectations for them....

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    N/A North Cook Young Adult Academy

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