Wacker Elementary School

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9746 S Morgan St

Chicago, IL 60643

(773) 535-2821

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Grades: PK - 8

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 240

Students Per Teacher: 27

Parent Reviews

6 Parent Reviews for Wacker Elementary School

I am so proud of a new administration that fiercely advocates for children. They are committed to shifting the focus from the adults to the children and making sure that all children are challenged and that all staff is accountable for engaging students with a rigorous curriculum. Change doesn't happen ...  Read more

Posted by a other on 11/21/13

I have been a Wacker parent since 1999 and I have seen the pot holes, hiccups and growth. Wacker is a gem of a school and my children are well prepared with high literacy and math comprehension scores. (I have 2 accepted into IB programs and selective enrollment High Schools) As a parent my children ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 06/25/13

Wacker was such a disappointment. Transferred my child 2010, transferred out 2011. No clear vision from administration. Does not promote parent involvement. Administration lacks at following procedure. Submitted formal complaints to get compliance. Administration does follow-up or communicate well. Couldn't ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 09/26/11

Underachievement seems to be the norm.

Posted by a parent on 07/26/07

I'm now looking for another school to transfer my son to and would never recommend anyone's child to attend wacker. I regret transferring my child from his old school.

Posted by a parent on 05/19/05

Wacker used to be a wonderful school for the entire family. But their quality and commitment to the students and the community is appalling. I regret ever enrolling my child in the school and am now shopping for alternatives for his siblings. I will consider quitting my job and home schooling before ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 09/09/03

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Test scores for Wacker Elementary School

ISAT* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2012
Wacker 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 — Wacker Elementary School is located at 9746 S Morgan St, Chicago IL 60643. 9746 S Morgan St is in the 60643 ZIP code in Chicago, IL The school district for Wacker Elementary School is the City Of Chicago Sd 299. Wacker Elementary School is a Public school that serves grade levels PK - 8.
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