Amazing staff but need more discipline on the children a girl has been bullied an jumped on school grounds by girls but they need more discipline but amazing staff
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Posted by a other on 08/19/13
My children have attended Garvey for over 5 years now and I am very proud to say that my children are excelling in there classes and often make honor roll. The staff are friendly, have always encouraged me to participate in students activities, and are available to communicate with me when needed.
... Read more My children have been blessed with excellent teachers who have a passion for teaching, and an encouraging spirit for student learning. Ms. Bryant Read less
Posted by a parent on 03/10/09
Focus is more on teacher to principal bonding and socializing than on child safety and well being. The leadership is easily misguided and manipulated and 'too much' parent involvement is discouraged. Some of the teachers are very good and work with the children and try to motivate them; however, some
... Read more certain teachers do not have the right temperment to work with children. Read less
* 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 — Garvey M Elementary School is located at 10309 S Morgan St, Chicago IL 60643. 10309 S Morgan St is in the 60643 ZIP code in Chicago, IL The school district for Garvey M Elementary School is the City Of Chicago Sd 299. Garvey M Elementary School is a Public school that serves grade levels PK - 8.
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