Zapata Elementary Academy

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2728 S Kostner Ave

Chicago, IL 60623

(773) 534-1390

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Grades: PK - 8

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 998

Students Per Teacher: 25

Parent Reviews

5 Parent Reviews for Zapata Elementary Academy

I honestly think this school is great. Probably the best school around here. The teachers are nice and very helpful and are usually ready to help you. The kids there are also great. No one seems to have problems with one another. Everybody talks to each other. May not be the best, but is a great school.

Posted by a other on 08/25/13

This is one of the better performing schools in the area. Doesn't have much of a gang problem. As to the teachers, pretty much hit or miss. Theres some good ones but a lot you can tell they're just there to get paid. It has ALWAYS been difficult to talk to the principal. You would never see the principal ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 06/20/13

My brothers will be going there for at least 5-6 more years. It's one of the better schools in the area!

Posted by a other on 10/03/09

Zapata is to aggressive on the home work. They go over board on that. Not to mention the ditto teachers. All they do is make copies and give to the students. You wonder why the scores are so low. What a disgrace..

Posted by a parent on 09/08/09

The students are great! The teachers have taught them well. Very organized school.

Posted by a student on 01/28/09

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Test scores
Test scores for Zapata Elementary Academy

ISAT* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2012
Zapata Elementary 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 — Zapata Elementary Academy is located at 2728 S Kostner Ave, Chicago IL 60623. 2728 S Kostner Ave is in the 60623 ZIP code in Chicago, IL The school district for Zapata Elementary Academy is the City Of Chicago Sd 299. Zapata Elementary Academy is a Public school that serves grade levels PK - 8.
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