Columbus Elementary School

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1003 N Leavitt St

Chicago, IL 60622

(773) 534-4350

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Grades: PK - 8

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 305

Students Per Teacher: 20

Parent Reviews

13 Parent Reviews for Columbus Elementary School

Im very happy with school so far there has been many changes that I do like middle school for 6,7 and 8th student get to meet with different teachers through out the day its like getting then ready for high school when they actually do get. the only thing that does bother me is they should have a couple ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 09/24/14

Columbus is one of the best kept secrets in Ukrainian village. There is a very dedicated teaching staff and a diverse group of high achieving students all in small family-like community. The expectations are high and the list of after school activities keeps growing. I would send my own children there ...  Read more

Posted by a teacher on 09/21/14

I go to this school and yet it is very fun there is a lot of bullying. There are many bilingual teachers but yet they barely speak English. Some teachers/staff/volunteers though are racists. I am sometimes sad going tpo this school and I was surprised to find that it was on this website.

Posted by a other on 06/19/14

Im very disappionted with this school this year the new principal could care less of the kids there, they now start school AT 745 AM AND IF YOUR KIDS IS THERE AT 720 AM THEY WILL NOT OPEN THE DOOR EVEN IF ITS RAINY OR SNOWING OR BELOW ZERO COME ON NOW REALLY MY DAUGHTER HAS ASTHMAS NOT COOL AT ALL ....THEN ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 01/28/13

If I could give Columbus ZERO STARS, I would! Most of these reviews I m sure are from the teachers at this school or the parents who work/volunteer here. This school has been run by the gym teacher who everyone seems to be afraid of including the principal. Teachers here are too self-involved & have ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 06/25/12

Columbus is a great schooland it is getting better every year, with more parent involvement than ever. It is a small school with some very devoted teachers. I am so happy to send my children here.

Posted by a parent on 02/27/12

School is small does not offer much activities and teachers and staff indifferent to bullying when my daughter went there thwo years ago. Transferring my daughter out of this school was the best thing I did.

Posted by a parent on 02/21/12

this is a great school with a lot of programs and every person i know who has a child who gos to this school is empreced by what the child is learning.

Posted by a other on 11/15/10

I have lived in this neighborhood and attended various schools (myself) in this area...Columbus school is by far the most attentive and offer`s many different levels of personalized educational programs!! I have am astounded by the dedication of the staff at this facility!! I feel my child is actually ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 08/26/08

I love this school. I've only been here for 2 year yet, i fell like i'v made a second family. And, its so easy to make friends here.

Posted by a student on 11/30/07

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Test scores for Columbus Elementary School

ISAT* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2012
Columbus 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 — Columbus Elementary School is located at 1003 N Leavitt St, Chicago IL 60622. 1003 N Leavitt St is in the 60622 ZIP code in Chicago, IL The school district for Columbus Elementary School is the City Of Chicago Sd 299. Columbus Elementary School is a Public school that serves grade levels PK - 8.
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