Mitchell Elementary School

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2233 W Ohio St

Chicago, IL 60612

(773) 534-7655

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Grades: PK - 8

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 345

Students Per Teacher: 14

Parent Reviews

16 Parent Reviews for Mitchell Elementary School

I am not sure how the schools are rated, and I am saddened that Mitchell Elementary school -the small school with a BIG heart has a rating of 4! This school deserves a 100! As a grandparent, I am pleased that my two grandchildren feel happy, welcome and safe here. As a retired CPS teacher, I have an ...  Read more

Posted by a other on 01/15/15

Mitchell Elementary School is an awesome neighborhood school and a true diamond in the rough of public schools! I am proud that everyone who comes to Mitchell comments on how wonderfully the entire school community works together and how the students genuinely love coming to school. Many teachers are ...  Read more

Posted by a teacher on 11/09/14

Mitchell School is a great school! Good teachers, staff, principal and students. My daughter has been in this school since pre-k and every year she's so excited to go back to school! The teachers make students feel welcome and secure. The ONLY reason I rated 4 stars is because I just found out that students ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 09/04/14

We are so happy to have found Mitchell. I have two kids attending the school and have found the curriculum to be challenging, the teachers and staff to be supportive and creative, and the parent community engaged. Over 70% of the teachers are Nationally Board Certified. The teachers consistently win ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 02/03/14

It's been said by people that have met Bruce Springsteen that he is exactly the kind of person you hoped he would be. As a parent that was apprehensive about sending my child to a Chicago Public School, I can wholeheartedly say that Mitchell Elementary is everything that I hoped it would be: wholeheartedly ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 10/29/13

My school is the best in the city (if not the country). We are moving to 100% national board certified teachers, we have Mandarin Chinese, as well as a partnership with Hubbard Street Dance. My daughter thrives here, and we love it. Parents are very involved, which helps shape the school. The teachers/principal/asst ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 10/24/13

The school is small by design which makes it an amazing little community. The teachers and staff are incredibly talented. Parents and community members are active in the school. It is an absolute treasure.

Posted by a parent on 09/27/13

Small School, Big Dreams! Mitchell School has an individualized plan for each student which encourages them to live up to their highest potential. They focus on teaching kids how to be good citizens in addition to getting a good education. We have well rounded children thanks to Mitchell.

Posted by a parent on 09/26/13

Mitchell is a real gem of a school in the city of Chicago. My child has adored every one of his teachers and is learning by leaps and bounds. I highly recommend this school.

Posted by a parent on 09/26/13

Mitchell is a Literature and Writing Magnet Cluster School lead by a dedicated and caring principal and faculty. I have nothing but good things to say about my daughter's education.

Posted by a parent on 01/26/12

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Test scores for Mitchell Elementary School

ISAT* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2012
Mitchell 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 — Mitchell Elementary School is located at 2233 W Ohio St, Chicago IL 60612. 2233 W Ohio St is in the 60612 ZIP code in Chicago, IL The school district for Mitchell Elementary School is the City Of Chicago Sd 299. Mitchell Elementary School is a Public school that serves grade levels PK - 8.
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