Dore Elementary School

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6108 S Natoma Ave

Chicago, IL 60638

(773) 535-2080

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Grades: PK - 8

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 700

Students Per Teacher: 18

Parent Reviews

17 Parent Reviews for Dore Elementary School

Dore school is without a dought in my mind the best school in Chicago. I am a current 8th grader and I've gone to dore since kindergarten. The teachers help me and get me to use the best of my abilities. I have never had a problem with any teachers or staff. My grades went down in 5th grade when I use ...  Read more

Posted by a other on 01/06/14

I am a former student of dore elemantary. I had a fantastic education and wonderful teachers. it is a great school. i am proud to be a dorian. i was a cross country and track star as well as class sice president and member of the math team. it is far better than the near by catholic schools. i have recently ...  Read more

Posted by a other on 07/02/12

Oh Wow! I am shocked to hear that. I have never had that problem with anyone in the office or anyone else at Dore. Actually the only person I've ever had a problem with was the security guard yelling at kids.

Posted by a parent on 09/09/11

Everyone interprets their experience differently. I have NEVER had any issues with the office staff. My child has gone to Dore for 7 years & the office staff have always been very helpful & accommodating. They genuinely seem to care about the students & the school, more than some teachers. From what ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 09/09/11

Not happy with the school. Some of the support staff need to be fired! I really wish I could post names, but that would be unethical.

Posted by a parent on 09/08/11

I agree that some of the office staff can be rude, but the teachers, principals and the curriculum taught there are very good. My son started kindergarten not knowing how to read and after about 3 months in Mrs. Desantis' class he was reading small sentences. By the end of the year he became a very good ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 09/08/11

This is a wonderful school for children. They have excellent teachers always will to help. My granddaughter is doing far better than I could have hoped for. I hope they continue the good work

Posted by a parent on 02/27/11

My daughter goes there and shes never had lower then a C or even B i am soo impressed how they make it seem fun and how they communicate! Dore is one of the best schools ever Reallllyy............

Posted by a parent on 04/10/10

I think Dore is and can continue to be a great school for all kids of all race, creed, and sex. I think if the parents along with the staff at door come together as one our children can contine to be taught and learn to become successful. We as a people need to learn its not about us its has and will ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 03/20/10

This school only worries about things that don't matter. Instead of worrying about the children and there education, they worry about things like, where your from, where you live, and what kind of background you have. If your a little less fortunate, they treat you like your a nobody.

Posted by a parent on 03/18/09

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Test scores for Dore Elementary School

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Test Year: 2012
Dore 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 — Dore Elementary School is located at 6108 S Natoma Ave, Chicago IL 60638. 6108 S Natoma Ave is in the 60638 ZIP code in Chicago, IL The school district for Dore Elementary School is the City Of Chicago Sd 299. Dore Elementary School is a Public school that serves grade levels PK - 8.
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