Shields Elementary School

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4250 S Rockwell St

Chicago, IL 60632

(773) 535-7285

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Grades: PK - 4

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 1,837

Students Per Teacher: 19

Parent Reviews

6 Parent Reviews for Shields Elementary School

First, I liked to say that James Shields School is the best elementary school ever. Second, to the parent who complained about the school on April 27,2012, you don't know Shields as much as us (the students). Have you ever attended that school? No, so why are you complaining? You should be thankful your ...  Read more

Posted by a other on 10/01/13

This school is so horrible my daughters teacher is a waste of space in the classroom . I am transferring my child out because I don't see her be challenge at all or cared for . The staff in the office THEY NEVER KNOW ANYTHING !!! They must sit around everyday and not pay attention..Then they the school ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 04/27/12

I went to this school since kindergarden and i graduated from here. Its a really good school and the teachers really care about their students.I love this school and i always go visit it even though im a Sophmore in Thomas Kelly hs now. The thing i loved the most about this school is that starting from ...  Read more

Posted by a other on 12/13/11

THIS IS THE BEST SCHOOl:) My Whole Family went to this school and we all loved it!

Posted by a other on 10/23/11

i went to this school, from 6-8 and i loved it, yes it in rough neighborhood, but, it is safe, and the teacher really care about their students, my younger siblings also went to this school, and loved it! I have seen a lot of the teacher that taught me grow into administrator roles, and really love this ...  Read more

Posted by a other on 03/07/11

This school has exceeded my expectations. In the middle of a rough neighborhood, children get a chance to learn in a safe, nurturing environment.

Posted by a teacher on 09/17/07

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Test scores for Shields Elementary School

ISAT* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2012
Shields 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 — Shields Elementary School is located at 4250 S Rockwell St, Chicago IL 60632. 4250 S Rockwell St is in the 60632 ZIP code in Chicago, IL The school district for Shields Elementary School is the City Of Chicago Sd 299. Shields Elementary School is a Public school that serves grade levels PK - 4.
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