Chute Middle School

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1400 Oakton St

Evanston, IL 60202

(847) 859-8600

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Grades: 6 - 8

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 400

Students Per Teacher: 10

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12 Parent Reviews for Chute Middle School

Chute students come from three elementary feeder school in District 65: Dawes, Oakton and Walker. They enjoy a host of extra curriculars from competitive after-school athletic opportunities to art clubs, high quality drama, orchestra, chorus and band performances, recycling clubs, Math Olympiad, student ...  Read more

Posted by a other on 07/23/13

Chute is a Title 1 school that has not met its school grade in the years that our child has attended Chute. The District has raised the maximum class size from 25 students per class to 30. this affected our child's math and english class size - two core subjects for student success. Our child's teachers ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 06/04/13

This is a fantastic school. My son started this year and I have been very impressed with the Principal and teachers. They keep intouch with parents, respond to emails and are helping prepare the kids for high school.

Posted by a parent on 04/02/13

I go to this school, and am only in 6th grade, but from what i heard at my old school, Oakton, it is great. Good lunch food, good school setup, and finally all the "bad" student behavior is our life and examples. In response to parent one star may 5 2007s dislike of the school, i'd say the the disrespect ...  Read more

Posted by a other on 01/10/13

My daughter is about to complete her 3rd and final year at Chute. I can say that there is no other school I would rather she would have gone to. I wish my son had gone to Chute as well. The principal, Mr. Mac is as good as it gets! I wish he could come over to ETHS and help straighten out some of their ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 05/22/11

Because of their dedication to providing excellent education opportunies for all students.

Posted by a parent on 04/19/10

Great teachers, superb principal!

Posted by a parent on 03/08/09

My daughter is in her second year at Chute. She loves it. Yes, the school may be a bit of an eye sore on the outside, but it is what goes on inside the school that counts. The principal and asst. principal, Mr. McHolland and Mr. Brown operate a tight ship, but yet have the respect of the students. The ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 10/04/08

My son loves Chute and is doing wonderful. His teachers are great and really know him. They all go the extra mile for the kids. My son is very bright and his teachers really challenge him. He is involved with several activities after school and enjoys them all. Communication with teachers is great. ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 12/23/07

I had two children who graduated from Chute and both received a good education. The older one was a National Merit Scholar and the younger one is still in high school in all honors classes. They particularly liked the math and music programs. Mr. McHolland is a wonderful principal who truly cares ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 07/26/07

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Test scores for Chute Middle School

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Test Year: 2012
Chute Middle School
Evanston Ccsd 65
* 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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Evanston schools — Chute Middle School is located at 1400 Oakton St, Evanston IL 60202. 1400 Oakton St is in the 60202 ZIP code in Evanston, IL The school district for Chute Middle School is the Evanston Ccsd 65. Chute Middle School is a Public school that serves grade levels 6 - 8.
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