Polaris Elementary Charter Academy

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620 N Sawyer Ave

Chicago, IL 60624

(773) 534-0820

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Grades: K - 8

School Type: Public, Charter

Student Enrollment: 389

Students Per Teacher: 24

Parent Reviews

5 Parent Reviews for Polaris Elementary Charter Academy

My son is in kindergarten at Polaris and our experience has been wonderful. His teacher is so kind and the rest of the staff is wonderful as well. I have been so impressed with how much my son is learning in such a short amount of time! The community atmosphere they have created at the school is also ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 02/14/13

My three children attend Polaris, and they love it. They love to learn and be at school. The hands-on curriculum provides them with challenges and a real-world application for their learning. One of my kids consistently scores above the 95th percentile on standardized tests, and even he is challenged ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 07/01/12

I am very happy I selected Polaris Charter Academy for my kids. I can not say enough about how amazing this school is. The staff is always available and show concern. The teachers at Polaris want the kids to take ownership of the work they do. I love math night and literacy night where I can get a ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 05/29/12

My daughter has been attending polaris for 4 years. I like the way the staff here is very concerned about my child. The best part is they know everyones name as the walk through the door. My first experience with the school was very good I was welcome with open arms. I also like the way they teach ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 05/29/12

I would be able to give three stars but my daughter is in 2nd grade and since she doesnt take ISAT until 3rd grade, I am not aware of her national testing level yet. I am satisfied with the education system and curriculums here. They have frequent fieldwork trips, my daughter is able to do her homework ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 06/02/10

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Test scores
Test scores for Polaris Elementary Charter Academy

ISAT* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2012
Polaris Elementary Charter 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 — Polaris Elementary Charter Academy is located at 620 N Sawyer Ave, Chicago IL 60624. 620 N Sawyer Ave is in the 60624 ZIP code in Chicago, IL The school district for Polaris Elementary Charter Academy is the City Of Chicago Sd 299. Polaris Elementary Charter Academy is a Public school that serves grade levels K - 8.
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