Chicago Academy Elementary School

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3400 N Austin Ave

Chicago, IL 60634

(773) 534-3885

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Grades: PK - 8

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 600

Students Per Teacher: 20

Parent Reviews

19 Parent Reviews for Chicago Academy Elementary School

My two children attended The Chicago Academy beginning in PreK. It is an excellent school. The teaching staff are wonderful - and their great work is bolstered by the teacher training interns throughout the school. The parent community is outstanding. They display a very high level of commitment to their ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 04/29/14

This school has a top notch faculty! From Pre-K through 8th grade. The students are encouraged to do & be their very best! It is a healthy & clean learning environment. They provide after school learning activities and sporting events as well. The art, music and gym teachers are also excellent ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 04/28/14

Great teachers that, despite the challenges they face as a CPS school, do a great job with every student. Lots of differentiation in the classroom -- advanced students are given opportunities to excel. And all students are encouraged to be confident leaders. Teachers also really promote a sense of community ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 04/28/14

Best elementary. Good academic standards, sweet people like a and helpful teachers. Lotsof sports avaliable too and events..

Posted by a other on 07/30/12

In my opinion this is the best elemaentary school in Chicago. My daughter has been there since she was in first grade. My daughter is currently in seventh grade. The teachers are outstanding and they really help the students through their struggles. TCA (the chicago academy) also offers many programs ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 09/29/10

I love the small community feel of our Chicago public school. The teachers are outstanding as well as the staff. It is a well rounded school.

Posted by a parent on 11/04/09

I appreciate the cultural diversity within the school, the energy and commitment of the teachers and staff, and the amazing parents who donate so much time and talent.

Posted by a parent on 11/04/09

Love the dedication our teachers have for our children!!

Posted by a parent on 11/04/09

terrific teachers, staff and kids.

Posted by a parent on 11/04/09

The quality of education provided to students at Chicago Academy is great! The students are indeed challenged on a daily basis and the teachers care about their students.

Posted by a parent on 10/13/09

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Test scores for Chicago Academy Elementary School

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Test Year: 2012
Chicago Academy 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 — Chicago Academy Elementary School is located at 3400 N Austin Ave, Chicago IL 60634. 3400 N Austin Ave is in the 60634 ZIP code in Chicago, IL The school district for Chicago Academy Elementary School is the City Of Chicago Sd 299. Chicago Academy Elementary School is a Public school that serves grade levels PK - 8.
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