Cassell Elementary School

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11314 S Spaulding Ave

Chicago, IL 60655

(773) 535-2640

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Grades: K - 8

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 354

Students Per Teacher: 7

Parent Reviews

32 Parent Reviews for Cassell Elementary School

this school has very smart and nice kids!i would not trade it for any other!there should be more school like cassell!the students are well trained and behaved!

Posted by a other on 11/27/13

While the school is okay, some parents have taken over and they run the school. its very "political" often feels like a lifetime movie. Overall its a good school and the teachers seem to really care a few bad apples by way of teachers and parents are making it a bad school along with overcrowding.

Posted by a parent on 08/27/13

This a great school and to be rated 7 out of 10 is injustice .Great school with a great programme and the best staff

Posted by a parent on 08/26/13

My children go to this school and it is less than satisfactory. My daughter is gifted and they tell me they can not challenge her and to send her to the gifted school. So I call the gifted school and the application process is October to December. Chicago Public School System is horrible and Cassell ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 02/05/13

My son goes to Cassell and I am very impressed on how the teachers have helped him throughout the 4 years he has been attending Cassell. I feel very fortunate to have the support system this school has to offer for special education students. I praise the work they all do. It s sometimes very frustrating ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 08/28/12

Cassell is great school. However, the overcrowding issue that continues yearly is not being addressed properly by the prinicpal or CPS. It is a shame that there are 43 children in the theird grade classroom in the first of their ISAT testing years. How can 1 teacher effectively meet the demands of all ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 10/03/11

Cassell was once an excellent school, but now it is just a good school. It has become extremely overcrowded in the past couple of years. Third grade has 42 students in the classroom and it is not the only grade with over 40 children in a classroom. The teachers at the school are very dedicated and ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 09/26/11

My niece loves the school because of the great teachers and the attention they give to the students. I love that it's a magnet school and the students are more academically challenged.

Posted by a other on 05/10/10

Cassell School is wonderful! My daughter is graduating this year and she is so well prepared for high school! The 8th Grade Students love Mrs. Cohan & Ms. Scanlan and all they have done to make their 8th grade year wonderful!!!! They also have had a great learning experience from Mrs. Cloney, Mrs. ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 05/08/10

The Art teacher is so great, my son loves to take art classes every Tuesday. They realy do great things and develop our kids minds to explore the art.

Posted by a parent on 05/05/10

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Test scores for Cassell Elementary School

ISAT* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2012
Cassell 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 — Cassell Elementary School is located at 11314 S Spaulding Ave, Chicago IL 60655. 11314 S Spaulding Ave is in the 60655 ZIP code in Chicago, IL The school district for Cassell Elementary School is the City Of Chicago Sd 299. Cassell Elementary School is a Public school that serves grade levels K - 8.
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