Byrne Elementary School

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5329 S Oak Park Ave

Chicago, IL 60638

(773) 535-2170

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Grades: K - 8

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 650

Students Per Teacher: 19

Parent Reviews

6 Parent Reviews for Byrne Elementary School

Decent school; just very overcrowded. Parents are very involved. Wish they would remodel those mobile units though

Posted by a other on 04/17/14

We have been at Byrne for 6 years now and it's not perfect, so don't go there expecting miracles. You can expect a principal that will listen and who genuinely cares about the kids and goes out of his way to make it the best school he can with the resources he is allotted. You can expect mostly good ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 04/16/12

The teachers care, the principal has made significant positive changes and really cares about my child. The parents are involved and the test scores are some of the best in the SW area of Chicago. The school is filled to capacity and they really need more classrooms. I'm really happy with the education ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 02/24/10

Excellent school, excellent staff, excellent security, excellent principal. The only school that I would send my child to. I would pay to have my child at this school.

Posted by a other on 06/01/09

I am now an eighth grader at Byrne school and I transferred from Washington Irving to Byrne in second grade. These six years have been the absolute best. I think this school improves every year and it's a great place to send your children. The teachers are great,there is a science lab,an auditorium/gym ...  Read more

Posted by a student on 10/14/06

My daughter transferred to Byrne School from a Catholic school in the fifth grade. After many years of struggling because of a reading comprehension problem the transfer amounted to an immediate improvement in her grades. Different teaching methods were utilized and some subjects included summary videos ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 01/09/06

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Test scores
Test scores for Byrne Elementary School

ISAT* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2012
Byrne 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 — Byrne Elementary School is located at 5329 S Oak Park Ave, Chicago IL 60638. 5329 S Oak Park Ave is in the 60638 ZIP code in Chicago, IL The school district for Byrne Elementary School is the City Of Chicago Sd 299. Byrne Elementary School is a Public school that serves grade levels K - 8.
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