Garfield Elementary School

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140 E 23rd St

Chicago Heights, IL 60411

(708) 756-4150

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Grades: K - 8

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 467

Students Per Teacher: 20

Parent Reviews

9 Parent Reviews for Garfield Elementary School

I used to go to Garfield but I moved it is the best school ever the teachers are caring and encourage the students to try their best and they try to help us to become better people Love,Tiauna Marie Lee

Posted by a other on 07/13/13

I wrote my last review in 2005 on Garfield school. It is now 2010, and the school is still awesome. We now have Mrs. Lutz there, and she is the greatest. She has helped my family sooo much, and I can never say too many Thank you's. I am soo excited about my littlest one joining Garfield next year with ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 02/09/10

Hi all you parents out there I am a 7th grade student at garfield.The school I go to is wonderfull.I like all my teachers, they make learning fun for me and it's really easy to understand the subject's I learn. I would recomend this school for every body .

Posted by a student on 02/14/09

I love Garfield Elementery School it is the best Im in 7th grade and we have alot of fun

Posted by a student on 01/31/09

dude i love this school!!! im in 8th grade right now and we get so many privallages and we are just like a real middle school. ms.dixon is the most wonderful teacher there

Posted by a student on 11/10/08

The principal is good, but sometimes alot fof the activites are uncordinated.

Posted by a parent on 01/04/08

I just wanted to let everyone know about a very special teacher named Mr. Taylor. Ever since my son came into his class I have noticed a change in his attitude towards school. He actually looks forward to going everyday! When he was at his last school he never wanted to go. Mr. Taylor has a special ability.

Posted by a parent on 11/09/06

My experience with Garfield has been focused on the new principal, Mrs. Rodriguez. I have never seen a more involved principal and a more energetic one. She is always available to parents, students, and teachers and is constantly on the look out for ways to improve the school. She was named the educator ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 01/09/06

One of Garfield Schools 4th grade teachers Mr. Taylor is absolutely wonderful! My daughter admires him and is eager to get to school on time because he makes learning fun. When I first met him I thought that he must still be a new teacher because he is so enthusiastic about teaching and I feel we have ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 11/14/03

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Test scores for Garfield Elementary School

ISAT* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2012
Garfield Elementary School
Chicago Heights Sd 170
* 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 Heights schools — Garfield Elementary School is located at 140 E 23rd St, Chicago Heights IL 60411. 140 E 23rd St is in the 60411 ZIP code in Chicago Heights, IL The school district for Garfield Elementary School is the Chicago Heights Sd 170. Garfield Elementary School is a Public school that serves grade levels K - 8.
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