Mayer Elementary School

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2250 N Clifton Ave

Chicago, IL 60614

(773) 534-5535

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Grades: PK - 8

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 524

Students Per Teacher: 17

Parent Reviews

28 Parent Reviews for Mayer Elementary School

We have just transferred our child from another excellent LP elementary school, purely because of moving into the Mayer boundaries. We also have a child in the Early Childhood program. So far, we are really very happy with the school. The teachers are friendly, dedicated and responsive, the parent body ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 10/01/13

Well, Oscar Mayer is OK. I am a student who is in 7th grade. Many of us upper grade kids feel that the whole school revolves around Montessori. We feel as if we get less attention for our needs, such as we need to change our schedule many times for the little kids nap time. Every year we need to donate ...  Read more

Posted by a other on 05/05/13

We just moved from the suburbs to the city and Oscar Mayer is our "neighborhood public school". We LOVE it! My kids have adjusted really well. Their teachers are wonderful and the parent involvement is overwhelmingly cool! :)

Posted by a parent on 11/08/12

This is our fifth year at Mayer and we now have three children at the school. In short, our children are thriving in this engaging and well thought out learning environment.

Posted by a parent on 10/02/12

This is our first year here and we are continually disappointed with how the school is run. Yes, many parents are happy, but that seems to be because they have children that "fit the mold" & have acclimated to the classroom without problem. I have a higher needs child & instead of giving mindful focus ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 03/20/12

I am a parent of 2 kids at Oscar Mayer in the 3-6 year classroom. So far, it's been terrific. I understand the Montessori system very well. OM does a good job with it. Some issues I'd like to address: Class room size: The class rooms are a bit small, and yes, the kids sometimes do their work in ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 10/03/11

My daughter attends Mayer's Montessori Program. Truely an amazing school:) We could not be happier!

Posted by a parent on 09/09/11

I'm an 8 year old currently attending the third grade.So far each and every teacher I've had has been excellent especially my current one Ms.Sankey who I'm starting my third year with. The parents and principal have been great!

Posted by a other on 08/26/11

We transferred our 1st grader to O.M last year from private school (a recurring theme of parents at this school) after becoming increasingly impressed with the administration, resources and parent group over the past several years. We have been thrilled. The education is fantastic, the teachers are ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 08/25/11

my child attended preschool at OM in 08 the class she was in also had children with special needs in class i ended uo taking my child out of the school because the child that was austic violated my child while she was using the bathroom the teacher scared my child so bad to keep this secret told her ...  Read more

Posted by a other on 08/25/11

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Test scores for Mayer Elementary School

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Test Year: 2012
Mayer 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 — Mayer Elementary School is located at 2250 N Clifton Ave, Chicago IL 60614. 2250 N Clifton Ave is in the 60614 ZIP code in Chicago, IL The school district for Mayer Elementary School is the City Of Chicago Sd 299. Mayer Elementary School is a Public school that serves grade levels PK - 8.
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