Amandla Elementary Charter School

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6800 S Stewart Ave

Chicago, IL 60621

(773) 396-8022

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Grades: 5 - 10

School Type: Public, Charter

Student Enrollment: 300

Students Per Teacher: 9

Parent Reviews

5 Parent Reviews for Amandla Elementary Charter School

My children do not attend this school, but they attend the school that Amandla rents space from. This school has only been in existence for 4 years, is a charter and hires inexperienced staff at a lower wage. Older kids will take advantage if they can, especially around peers. These staff allow that. ...  Read more

Posted by a other on 11/19/12

This school needs to be re-organized by the Charter School Board. My child was not given permission to attend a field trip, but the "Principle" allowed her to go. And, by the way the Principle attended the trip along with her "wife". I have no problem with your life choices but don't embark them on our ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 06/06/12

I am so glad this school year is over so I can take my children out of this poorly run school. The students should keep the rules but the Board of Directors, Principle, Assistant Principle; Dean(s) do not know how to run a school. Ask them how do they select children to go on field trips? How long do ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 06/06/12

This school has an excellent curriculum. The advisory staff truely prepares your child for college. The accelerated reading, math, and science program is extraordinary. However, the disciplinary structure is very strict. Nevertheless, children need discipline to complete college therefore, I fully support ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 01/19/12

I don't feel they are respecting the parents point of view. They judge the students according to temperment for the day. The rules they have for the students are to subjective instead of objective. The students are not being taught how to change their behavior, just punished.

Posted by a parent on 03/02/10

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Test scores for Amandla Elementary Charter School

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Test Year: 2012
Amandla Elementary Charter School
City Of Chicago Sd 299
* 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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Chicago schools — Amandla Elementary Charter School is located at 6800 S Stewart Ave, Chicago IL 60621. 6800 S Stewart Ave is in the 60621 ZIP code in Chicago, IL The school district for Amandla Elementary Charter School is the City Of Chicago Sd 299. Amandla Elementary Charter School is a Public school that serves grade levels 5 - 10.
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