Gilberts Elementary School

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729 Paper Bark Ln

Gilberts, IL 60136

(224) 484-5900

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Grades: K - 5

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 850

Students Per Teacher: 14

Parent Reviews

9 Parent Reviews for Gilberts Elementary School

I have had the pleasure of having 5 of my 6 children attend school here in the past 5 years. We are extremely happy with the staff and services offered at this school. Although the Preschool is no longer offered here due to district funding, they do offer excellent academics and special needs education ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 03/10/14

Overall, my children are receiving a decent education. Although, the recent change of the guard with the principal and his lack of enthusiasm and involvement with staff and parents has affected the atmosphere.

Posted by a parent on 04/11/13

This school has both excellent teachers and some not so good teachers. The school district does need to lower the class size (36) but at the same time get rid of the teacher(s) who can't handle 24 to 26 kids. The curriculum is geared toward average and not at all challenging to the bright child. The ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 10/16/12

We are lucky to be in a community where the teachers and parents care to be involved with the kids. The staff at the school has been excellent with both of my kids. As far as funding....Illinois public schools have a big funding problem ahead, not just here.

Posted by a parent on 10/17/11

I wish people would use this website as a resource: TEST SCORES don't lie!! 3rd grade Reading and Math scores: ISAT Results Scale: % meeting or exceeding standards Grade 3 Reading 73% (2009) ****The state average for Reading was 72% in 2009. ************************************************ ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 08/19/10

This is a great school we came from the private school and love the teachers and the staff. They have helped my kids grow over the last year....Teachers go above and beyond along with Mr. King.

Posted by a parent on 05/05/10

This school is terrible. Budget cuts galore!

Posted by a parent on 04/07/10

the communication between the school staff, administration, and parents is above and beyond. I am impressed on the response my son's teachers give to any question I may have for them.

Posted by a parent on 03/24/10

kids are not allowed to play during recess and have no time for lunch where they have to inhale their food and have no time to digest before being sent back to the classroom.

Posted by a parent on 05/31/09

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Test scores for Gilberts Elementary School

ISAT* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2012
Gilberts Elementary School
Cusd 300
* 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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Gilberts schools — Gilberts Elementary School is located at 729 Paper Bark Ln, Gilberts IL 60136. 729 Paper Bark Ln is in the 60136 ZIP code in Gilberts, IL The school district for Gilberts Elementary School is the Cusd 300. Gilberts Elementary School is a Public school that serves grade levels K - 5.
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