Willard Elementary School

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2700 Hurd Ave

Evanston, IL 60201

(847) 905-3600

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Grades: K - 5

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 530

Students Per Teacher: 12

Parent Reviews

7 Parent Reviews for Willard Elementary School

Willard epitomizes what an elementary community is all about. The teachers/administrators truly care about students and enjoy seeing them thrive and grow both inside and outside of the classroom. They teach far more than texts/theory, but give the children a chance to apply the insights. Parents are ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 10/02/14

In all honesty, we had no idea what the schools were like when we moved to the district. What a welcome surprise that we just so happened to buy a house not too far from Willard. Willard has been, and continues to be, such an amazing experience for both my children and we as parents. It definitely ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 04/30/14

Not so much. The principal talks a good game but rarely solves problems, particularly social/bullying issues. The teachers are good at the K and 1 levels, but are hit-or-miss in the upper grades. The parents can be unwelcoming and clique-ish, just as many of the kids are (llikely from the example I see) ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 04/14/14

Willard is more than a school it's a community of lifelong learners! We have loved the experience that our two children have had in this community. In kindergarten, both of our children were exposed not only to rigorous basics (number stories, reading and writing), but also to the context around their ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 02/25/10

My son is in kindergarten and I love Willard and his teacher. He's learned so much in his first year of school and has had such a positive experience. I'm so grateful!!!

Posted by a parent on 05/27/08

Majority of teachers are good to very good-only about 3 to avoid. a great school and community spirit w/ lots of activities and ways to make friends. Great music program and 4th and 5th grade school play. Battle of the Books, Junior great books, young authors, separate ability based math at upper ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 08/28/05

Good ESL program and great kindergarten teachers(I don't know about other grades).

Posted by a on 03/11/03

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Test scores for Willard Elementary School

ISAT* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2012
Willard 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 — Willard Elementary School is located at 2700 Hurd Ave, Evanston IL 60201. 2700 Hurd Ave is in the 60201 ZIP code in Evanston, IL The school district for Willard Elementary School is the Evanston Ccsd 65. Willard Elementary School is a Public school that serves grade levels K - 5.
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