Burr Elementary School

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1621 W Wabansia Ave

Chicago, IL 60622

(773) 534-4090

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Grades: PK - 8

School Type: Public, Magnet

Student Enrollment: 300

Students Per Teacher: 15

Parent Reviews

20 Parent Reviews for Burr Elementary School

this school has come a long way since i attended. the classes are lovely, the teachers are adept and committed and easily accessible via email, phone, etc, the children all study Japanese and the curriculum has improved. their preschool program is excellent, i recommend this school and am glad my children ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 11/01/10

The school is a great learning enviroment for everyone students, parents and teachers!!

Posted by a teacher on 10/22/10

Burr school has a dedicated staff, diverse student population and parents all working together to help " Burr Bring Out The Best! "

Posted by a other on 10/18/10

Burr is a warm and friendly school.They have an awesome staff who make you feel welcome.There is always an activity going on at the school.The students deserve the best because they are the best!

Posted by a other on 10/17/10

they have some really caring and great teachers

Posted by a other on 10/17/10

My son has been a student at Burr for three years. Two of them in the pre-k program with Mrs. Maley and now kindergarden with Ms. K. I have only had great experiences here. The teachers are very caring, dedicated and prepared. When my child started school he was a very shy child and I've seem him blosoom ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 01/07/09

I had my son in first grade last year with Mrs. B. Iam pleased to say that I was very happy with her way of teaching. She challanged my son, and was also caring and patient. I only wish all teachers would be as caring and have the patience to teach young children like she has.

Posted by a parent on 11/17/08

I would like to start by saying that,I'am very pleased with Miss.Knafelz excellent teaching skills.Wow! Who would of thought my son would walk out out of kindergarten reading.I trully dont have the words to express my deepest graditude for an amazing year,I can only say you are a lucky parent if your ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 05/29/08

My daughter has been at Burr for two and a half years and I continue to think very highly of this great Chicago public school. There are many additional programs that enhance the regular curricullum, and the kindergarten teacher, Ms. Knafelz is very dedicated, creative and caring. My daughter has been ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 03/04/08

I would like to express how very pleased I am with the education my children receive, academically and beyond. My children have attended Burr since 2002. They've always been encouraged to go above and beyond. With the reforming of our PTO (Parent-Teacher Organization) Parental involvement continues to ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 07/02/07

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School Profile for Burr Elementary School

Test scores
Test scores for Burr Elementary School

ISAT* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2012
Burr Elementary 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 — Burr Elementary School is located at 1621 W Wabansia Ave, Chicago IL 60622. 1621 W Wabansia Ave is in the 60622 ZIP code in Chicago, IL The school district for Burr Elementary School is the City Of Chicago Sd 299. Burr Elementary School is a Public school that serves grade levels PK - 8.
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