Henderson Elementary School

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5650 S Wolcott Ave

Chicago, IL 60636

(773) 535-9080

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Grades: PK - 8

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 534

Students Per Teacher: 21

Parent Reviews

5 Parent Reviews for Henderson Elementary School

I have had the pleasure of being an involved parent with Henderson School for approximately 4 years now. I actually followed the current Principal from a school where she SERVED as the Asst. Principal. I capitalized the word "served" because I believe you can only effectively lead after you've served. ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 03/04/14

No stars out of 5!!!! I hate this school there teachers are in it for a pay check... And they have no books to learn from... They blame the students for everything. The head of the school is a B***H with no patience. Do not I repeat DO NOT SEND YOUR CHILDREN TO HERDERSON. They will fail your children ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 03/03/14

I went to Henderson from pre-k to 4th grade i liked my school very much but unfortunately we moved and i went to a different school for 5th grade to 8th grade and graduated now im a freshman in high school and i miss my first school Henderson very much i want to go back and visit but i be busy its a ...  Read more

Posted by a other on 11/22/13

a prison not a school!full of trash with a bad principal!the girl will end up pregnant!they all will have futures in jail!

Posted by a other on 01/18/13

The school needs new principal and direction. They lose teachers every year because of lack discipline and support for the teachers. the lack of parental concern or help also weekens the school. I WANTmy children out but its the neighborhood school and whne you try to switch they tell you they are full ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 04/27/09

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Test scores for Henderson Elementary School

ISAT* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2012
Henderson 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 — Henderson Elementary School is located at 5650 S Wolcott Ave, Chicago IL 60636. 5650 S Wolcott Ave is in the 60636 ZIP code in Chicago, IL The school district for Henderson Elementary School is the City Of Chicago Sd 299. Henderson Elementary School is a Public school that serves grade levels PK - 8.
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