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: 553

Students Per Teacher: 18

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48 Parent Reviews for Lasalle Elementary Language Academy

LaSalle is a great school that has only improved over the past few years. The world language program is truly special and there has been a strong emphasis placed on art and music in addition to the core subjects. Extensive work has been done over the past few years to bring more technology in the classrooms. ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 11/12/14

There is an exceptional quality to the school at many levels. A real jewel in the city.

Posted by a parent on 10/31/14

LaSalle is simply the best! We love it for our daughter and can' wait to enroll our son. Good to know: once you are in, all siblings coming in kindergarten are enrolled in the sibling lottery.

Posted by a parent on 03/07/14

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

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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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