Gunsaulus Elementary Scholastic Academy

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4420 S Sacramento Ave

Chicago, IL 60632

(773) 535-7215

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Grades: PK - 8

School Type: Public, Magnet

Student Enrollment: 859

Students Per Teacher: 36

Parent Reviews

11 Parent Reviews for Gunsaulus Elementary Scholastic Academy

As a parent of Gunsaulus, I feel it has made great strides in academics and after school programs over the past years. The students are offered a great varierty of school programs. Being a magnet school, there are high expectations from everyone.

Posted by a parent on 04/24/12

I am very disappointed in the current administration at Gunsaulus. The lower grade classrooms have entirely too many students, and formal education consists of children "teaching" each other as a result. There are children with English as a second language in classes with children whose primary language ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 10/04/11

I am a student at Gunsaulus Academy in the 7th grade. Teachers in Gunsaulus Academy are the best. They are cool and they respect us. The community here are nice and the are respectful to us student s. New teachers have come and they have built the Gunsaulus communtiy better and fun. Now i enjoy school ...  Read more

Posted by a other on 12/07/10

Gunsaulus Academy now has preschool and a lot more afterschool programs. So, I think it is an excellent school.

Posted by a parent on 12/26/09

This is my daughet's first year here, and I am planning to send my children somewhere else next year. The school is not welcoming and the teachers will not talk with you. It is to hard to get in to talk to the principal if you have a problem and the people in the office won't help you ether.

Posted by a parent on 11/24/09

This school does not exemplify the positive attitude it once had. This attitude has trickled down to some of the teachers. My son is a 4th grader and has attended since Kindergarten. He has had more issues at this school this year than when he first started. This newer administration has lowered their ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 06/01/09

This is NOT the Gunsaulus Academy that was once known. The new adminsitration have done everything they can to destroy the climate and the academic excellence. DO NOT SEND YOUR CHILD HERE!

Posted by a parent on 03/20/09

I've been at this school since kindergarten and you can't say it's the worst or the best. To me this school is average but I still love being part of it. I have many friends that I've met. I have had hard times but it's worth it because the teachers are nice and and students are I guess all i can say ...  Read more

Posted by a student on 08/31/08

As a former Walt Disney Magnet school student, I love this school not just because it's a Magnet school, but for the teachers who get involved, I have two childern one 11 the other 6, they both have speech problems and the school has a speech program. This program along with the music, art, and library ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 06/09/05

My child has been attending Gunsaulus all 9 years. The graduation is this year.This school grew with him. The staff are wonderful and work academically for the child. Truly it has enforced, 'No Child Left Behind'. I have 2 children enrolled to finish and 1 this year starting kindergaten. They will all ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 03/22/04

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Test scores for Gunsaulus Elementary Scholastic Academy

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Test Year: 2012
Gunsaulus Elementary Scholastic 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 — Gunsaulus Elementary Scholastic Academy is located at 4420 S Sacramento Ave, Chicago IL 60632. 4420 S Sacramento Ave is in the 60632 ZIP code in Chicago, IL The school district for Gunsaulus Elementary Scholastic Academy is the City Of Chicago Sd 299. Gunsaulus Elementary Scholastic Academy is a Public school that serves grade levels PK - 8.
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