Pershing Elementary School

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6537 37th St

Berwyn, IL 60402

(708) 795-2349

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Grades: PK - 5

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 500

Students Per Teacher: 13

Parent Reviews

9 Parent Reviews for Pershing Elementary School

My son is a first grader and in a couple week will be completeing his first year in a public school. Pershing for me has been and excellent school. My son's first grader teacher Mrs. Cole is an excellent teacher and all the teachers that assist her with the children are excellent teachers. My son is ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 05/25/10

I am a parent and have seen an improvement specially now with the new Principal

Posted by a parent on 04/20/10

This is an amazing school. The teachers are totally devoted to the students, school and community. These are very hard working teachers who work late hours and take work home nightly. You child would be very lucky to have a teacher like the ones at Pershing.

Posted by a parent on 03/30/10

I don't put all the blame on the school the parents are not as involved as they are in other schools in the district. My first daughter went to Emerson and when we moved I noticed a difference as far as parents being involved they have open house well at Emerson every classroom was completely full when ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 05/27/09

I have to agree, this school needs alot of work in administation. Principal is not an agreeable person.

Posted by a parent on 02/23/09

Overrated. Needs alot of work in administration. The teachers dont listen to the kids. Parents don't know what their students deal with on a daily basis.

Posted by a parent on 01/23/09

My 9yr & 6 yr old are attending Pershing School this year 2006 it was a big change for the whole family however with the help of the great teachers & Principal they are both adjusting Thank-You Mrs. Grindyl for welcoming me as a volunteer at your school you've made me & my children feel at home & a big ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 12/20/06

All four of my kids attended Pershing at one time or another. My daughter is currently enrolled at Pershing. The experience that I have had is a good one. The teachers are very involved with the students and will go out of their way to make sure that the students understand the material that is being ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 01/09/06

This is a wonderful school with so much to offer students. The staff is exceptional.

Posted by a teacher on 08/19/05

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Test scores for Pershing Elementary School

ISAT* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2012
Pershing Elementary School
Berwyn South Sd 100
* In 2011-2012 Illinois used the Illinois Standards Achievement Test (ISAT) to test students in grades 3 through 8 in reading and math, and in grades 4 and 7 in science. The ISAT is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Illinois. The goal is for all students to score at or above the state standard.

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Berwyn schools — Pershing Elementary School is located at 6537 37th St, Berwyn IL 60402. 6537 37th St is in the 60402 ZIP code in Berwyn, IL The school district for Pershing Elementary School is the Berwyn South Sd 100. Pershing Elementary School is a Public school that serves grade levels PK - 5.
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