Serena Hills Elementary School

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255 Pleasant Dr

Chicago Heights, IL 60411

(708) 647-7300

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Grades: PK - 5

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 355

Students Per Teacher: 10

Parent Reviews

8 Parent Reviews for Serena Hills Elementary School

New principal again this year, hope she is better than last years selection. School has gone downhill since Mrs. W left. Office staff is rude, teachers are unhappy, and new PTO if failing at best. Hope the new year sees improvements.

Posted by a parent on 08/18/14

Simply put: this is a failing school in a failing district. The Superintendent's answer is always 'no,' and the Academic Dean's excuse is always 'new testing requirements.' I wish I had followed my instincts to not put my daughter in this school. Her reading test score dropped 20+ points, and her math ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 02/10/14

The teachers are wonderful but this school is going downhill. The last priniciple (Mrs. W.) was the best and I was shocked she was moved to another school. The test scores went down this half! What the heck is going on with the curiculum! The priniciple needs to do something about it because ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 01/26/14

Major changes took place when the old principal left the school(great principal) . Great teachers and support staff but the new principal lacks leadership skills that the students and staff deserve. Because of the principal ,school goes from excellent to boarderline average.

Posted by a parent on 01/04/14

Serena Hills is THE best elementary school in Flossmoor 161. The principal is a strong and effective leader. This school is extremely organized and efficient! The PTO has put together wonderful programs and both the PTO and the school administration are EXCELLENT when it comes to communicating with parents. ...  Read more

Posted by a other on 05/13/12

Serena is a great school! I love the teachers, staff and PTO mothers! They are all so helpful and caring with the students. Every teacher my children have had have been the best!

Posted by a parent on 02/03/11

I think Serena Hills is one of the best in the Flossmoor 161 district. The teachers are great and it has a very diverst student body.

Posted by a parent on 05/27/10

My son entered Serena Hill's Early Childhood program (3 and 4 year olds) in the Fall of 2004. We have had a wonderful experience with his teachers and the school environment in general. His verbal and cognitive progress was immediately noticeable after entering school and I look forwards to him having ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 10/15/05

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Test scores for Serena Hills Elementary School

ISAT* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2012
Serena Hills Elementary School
Flossmoor Sd 161
* 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 — Serena Hills Elementary School is located at 255 Pleasant Dr, Chicago Heights IL 60411. 255 Pleasant Dr is in the 60411 ZIP code in Chicago Heights, IL The school district for Serena Hills Elementary School is the Flossmoor Sd 161. Serena Hills Elementary School is a Public school that serves grade levels PK - 5.
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