Kinzie Elementary School

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5625 S Mobile Ave

Chicago, IL 60638

(773) 535-2425

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Grades: PK - 8

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 720

Students Per Teacher: 12

Parent Reviews

11 Parent Reviews for Kinzie Elementary School

Excellent school....great teachers who go beyond, my child has picked up American Sign Language as a second language by attending kinzie. She has interacted with the hearing impared on a daily basis which is great practice for the sign langue she had learned here. Her math scores keep going up every ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 04/03/14

Teachers are brilliant!!!! The best school in the Garfield Ridge area . My child was struggling in math and reading. She came here and she was on the b/a honor roll 6 years straight. Amazing school.

Posted by a parent on 02/17/13

My children have attended Kinzie since 5th grade this school is an exceptional school would have to say its one of the best cps schools in our Garfield ridge area

Posted by a parent on 10/24/12

My daughter has attended Kinzie since First Grade. Every year she has had exceptional teachers, and the Principal is excellent as well. My only complaint would be the large class room sizes, but the teachers stay on top of everything even with larger class rooms.

Posted by a parent on 10/17/12

I would caution parents to judge a school based on outdated reviews on the internet. Apparently some parents weren't happy back in 2008, personnel and policies change from year to year so please take anything you read on this site as opinion. My opinion is that this is a great school for my 7th grader. ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 10/09/12

I attended Kinzie starting from the 5th grade. Almost all the teachers were very caring about all the students. I also loved how involved the community was with the school, and how safe it was for us to get to school.

Posted by a other on 09/25/11

My children have attended this school for more than 6 years and I have seen a drastic turn in the achievement of this school. When my children first attended the school, it was strong in academics and parental involvement however, in the last 2/3 yrs. the school has severe issues. The staff and academics ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 09/01/08

Kinzie is a wonderful school that has a excellent staff who are knowledgeable and helpful. The staff are willing to go that extra mile to assist the children and parents. Kinzie has provided children with a great education and better opportunities for high schools. The teachers are wonderful and knowledgeable ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 03/27/08

This school is full of teachers who constantly, yell and belittle students. The school lunches are ofter frozen, the milk is slush. Parental involvement is not well received. School safet is very poor, front door is left unlocked without a guard.

Posted by a parent on 03/22/08

Kinzie is a great school. The faculty are very knowledgeable and helpful. Teachers go an extra mile here and make sure their students receive a great education. Too bad the same can't be said about the principal. The principal has been there for two years and has no idea what he is doing. Many teachers ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 09/25/07

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Test scores for Kinzie Elementary School

ISAT* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2012
Kinzie 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 — Kinzie Elementary School is located at 5625 S Mobile Ave, Chicago IL 60638. 5625 S Mobile Ave is in the 60638 ZIP code in Chicago, IL The school district for Kinzie Elementary School is the City Of Chicago Sd 299. Kinzie Elementary School is a Public school that serves grade levels PK - 8.
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