Kingsley Elementary School

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2300 Green Bay Rd

Evanston, IL 60201

(847) 859-8400

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Grades: K - 5

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 380

Students Per Teacher: 8

Parent Reviews

16 Parent Reviews for Kingsley Elementary School

Kingsley is a terrific school! We couldn't be happier. My wife and I are both teachers, and we also have seven years of experience with our oldest children at a different Evanston public school, so we have a pretty informed perspective on school quality. The school is full of excellent teachers who ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 10/30/12

Before we moved from Evanston our children attended a magnet school in town. We moved away for several years and moved back to town this summer. I have to say that Kingsley was an excellent choice for us. The teachers are stern but caring and the academic rigor is great and keeps my extremely bright ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 10/27/10

My son is in the 2nd grade at kingsley...and has been there since kindergarten. He has been part of the inclusion program- to which has been very succesful. My husband and I salute all of the wonderful caring teachers and staff at kingsley for all of their hard work and caring of all of the kingsley ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 10/01/10

We have one child who has been at Kingsley for 3 years and one who will start in the fall. We are extremely happy with Kingsley and highly recommend it. The teachers are fantastic and so is the parent community. We have been very pleased with the academics and value the diversity in the community.

Posted by a parent on 06/12/10

My husband and I explored all private school options before selecting Kingsley (public) for our son, now in first grade. The school, teachers, PTA, curriculum, available programs and activities are all marvelous. I cannot believe how well my first-grader reads and he is already doing fractions in math. ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 05/19/10

We have two children at Kingsley - a second grader and a kindergartner. Our older son is on the autistic spectrum, though highly functional. Our experience with special services in District 65 and Kingsley, in particular, has been very positive. The strong and active PTA has been critical to providing ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 05/19/10

Our child has received an excellent education thus far at Kingsley. The community of parents is wonderfully supportive and the goal of differentiated instruction is taking hold well. Like all schools in the district, its a constant struggle to balance academic focus and social/emotional development ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 05/08/10

The school has serious challenges to face, as it deals with a very diverse community of learners and severe constraints (no foreign languages, very limited enrichment, and overall limited resources). Given all this, some teachers are truly outstanding and some are disappointing. Principal leadership ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 04/16/09

Our child transferred to Kingley this year from a private school. We could not be happier with his and our experience to date. Our child regularly comments on how much he is learning in math and how much he enjoys reading and writing. The differentiated learning has been a very positive experience ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 01/27/09

Our experience at Kingsley has been great in terms of the community of parents and teachers with common goal of improving the education of all kids. The diversity of the learning community presents both benefits and challenges. Expectations of teacher are extremely high and the pressure to continue ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 12/02/08

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Test scores for Kingsley Elementary School

ISAT* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2012
Kingsley Elementary 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 — Kingsley Elementary School is located at 2300 Green Bay Rd, Evanston IL 60201. 2300 Green Bay Rd is in the 60201 ZIP code in Evanston, IL The school district for Kingsley Elementary School is the Evanston Ccsd 65. Kingsley Elementary School is a Public school that serves grade levels K - 5.
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