Cuffe Math-science Tech Elementary Academy

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8324 S Racine Ave

Chicago, IL 60620

(773) 535-8250

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Grades: PK - 8

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 450

Students Per Teacher: 17

Parent Reviews

8 Parent Reviews for Cuffe Math-science Tech Elementary Academy

The principal here is a lost cause. She has a horrible attitude and os clueless. More into entertaining people (especially fathers) more than willing to correct issues with teachers or other students. Seems like children in the urban areas are at a disadvantage already but leadership keeps the that way.

Posted by a parent on 08/09/14

I have a 20+ career in education and I've experienced that Cuffe has something wonderful going on. The principal displays new exciting energy in the hall and it is contagious. So much that the teachers and students have made wonderful gains academically. There's after school programs, like dance, band, ...  Read more

Posted by a other on 11/12/12

my child started cuffe 3 years ago and her teacher was the best teacher there at the time. when she started 1st grade everything went down hill and so did the school. when she started 2nd grade it got just a little bit better. overall the school really needs help in communicating with the parents about ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 01/04/12

Cuffe is a horrible school! The teachers arent qualified at all. They dont provide parents with the opportunity to sit in class rooms just to volunteer for a day. My child will not be returning in the fall I have had enough!

Posted by a parent on 07/12/11

I am a former teacher who came to Cuffe as a substitute teacher. My experience at Cuffe was great! As a sub, one usually experience lack of respect, and no work being completed. However, these students were not disrespectful, allowed me to teach a lesson and complete all of the required assignments ...  Read more

Posted by a other on 04/28/10

Cuffe is a great school,the principle is commited to education, he only hire the best teachers he can find, they have a great p.A.C. No child left behind group who cares a lot for the school, the p.A.C. Needs moore members help. Joe sanders

Posted by a parent on 04/26/07

Very good school. Mr. Jones is like a father to all of the students. All the teachers care about the students and parent involvement is good.

Posted by a parent on 10/26/06

Cuffe is a great school especially when they were in the old building it was a small but comfortable school. The teachers care they really care about the education your child gets. I feel that the big school they just build is still good but I think the teachers feel pressure by it being more students ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 03/25/04

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Test scores for Cuffe Math-science Tech Elementary Academy

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Test Year: 2012
Cuffe Math-science Tech Elementary Academy
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 — Cuffe Math-science Tech Elementary Academy is located at 8324 S Racine Ave, Chicago IL 60620. 8324 S Racine Ave is in the 60620 ZIP code in Chicago, IL The school district for Cuffe Math-science Tech Elementary Academy is the City Of Chicago Sd 299. Cuffe Math-science Tech Elementary Academy is a Public school that serves grade levels PK - 8.
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