Lasalle Elementary Language Academy

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1734 N Orleans St

Chicago, IL 60614

(773) 534-8470

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Grades: K - 8

School Type: Public, Magnet

Student Enrollment: 575

Students Per Teacher: 19

Parent Reviews

45 Parent Reviews for Lasalle Elementary Language Academy

I thought I won the lottery when my daughter got accepted to LaSalle, a school that offers a diverse setting , along with a strong curriculum and safety. Not ! not this school, it is truly running off of it's reputation! The principal doesn't return emails in a timily matter, issues are down played ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 04/17/13

I transferred my kid to this school for the language program even though she is already in upper grade level. The teachers and office staff were extremely helpful to ease her transition into a new school. After one year, I strongly feel that we made the right decision to transfer her there. The environment ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 10/31/12

Is this School gives total education program : Math, english ,culture general,sciences, and french language ? What level, they strat math and french language? Thanks for your help.

Posted by a parent on 10/11/12

I graduated from LaSalle. I love LaSalle! I was very well prepared for high school. LaSalle gave me the opportunity to do Camp Edwards for 3 days in 6th grade and to travel to Spain for 2 weeks in 8th grade! How many elementary schools do that? The teachers and administrators helped me become the best ...  Read more

Posted by a other on 09/16/12

LaSalle is one of the very few schools of excellence in Chicago. It has earned its reputation with consistent high results despite a recruiting process (Lottery) that does not select gifted students. The learning climate is amazing and teachers are competent, dedicated and caring. Each year, 100 % of ...  Read more

Posted by a other on 04/15/12

LaSalle is one of the best schools I can imagine sending my kids to. I live in the Lincoln district but the diversity, parent involvement, quality education, excellent language program, dedicated teachers and quality community environment drew me to LaSalle. I cannot be happier. We are so lucky that ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 12/14/11

Lasalle is not a school that focused on the children needs. Lasalle primary focus is testing high. If you're a parent who believes in mastering a subject before moving to the next. Lasalle has a horrible system for this plan. Lasalle usually do many things at one time. This scares me, because my ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 04/15/11

I went to LLA from 1994-2003. It was a wonderful place to grow up. After elementary school, I went to Whitney Young Magnet HS on the near west side and would come back to the Old Town Triangle area for teenage-oriented classes at the Second City Training Center in Piper's Alley. It's been almost a ...  Read more

Posted by a other on 01/21/11

I love LaSalle for all of the dedicated and caring teaching staff. I also love its diverse student body and great parental involvement. The is what makes LaSalle stand out from the rest. Excellent school that enriches the students in a positive manner.

Posted by a parent on 05/02/10

This is my son't 2nd year at LaSalle. I felt incredibly fortunate when we got a call about his acceptance. I was thrilled that he would be attending a school that would challenge him. That said, I am hoping that my son can attend another school that would cater to his needs. He is not being challenged. ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 10/31/09

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Test scores for Lasalle Elementary Language Academy

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Test Year: 2012
Lasalle Elementary Language 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 — Lasalle Elementary Language Academy is located at 1734 N Orleans St, Chicago IL 60614. 1734 N Orleans St is in the 60614 ZIP code in Chicago, IL The school district for Lasalle Elementary Language Academy is the City Of Chicago Sd 299. Lasalle Elementary Language Academy is a Public school that serves grade levels K - 8.
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