Avoca West Elementary School

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235 Beech Dr

Glenview, IL 60025

(847) 724-6800

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Grades: K - 5

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 422

Students Per Teacher: 13

Parent Reviews

10 Parent Reviews for Avoca West Elementary School

My children passed out of Avoca and they had the best experience. The teachers are very approachable, not only do they have time for any feedback, concerns or suggestions; they will proactively get back to you on the actions they have taken to address your concerns or suggestions. The small class sizes ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 07/31/12

We have two children currently attending Avoca West Elementary.The school is culturally diverse,with small class sizes and outstanding technology resources.District #37 has been for many,many years one of the best in Chicago's North Shore area. Sadly,former principal,now current superintendent never ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 05/24/12

Avoca School District #37 is really outstanding in nearly every way. The leadership, administration, School Board, and teachers are all highly collaborative and competent. We have 3 children, the oldest in college now and two in middle school. They have all excelled and thrived in this school district. ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 04/04/10

This is an amazing school. Feels like a private school but runs on public funding. The teaching is outstanding, the technology is way ahead of the curve, and the atmosphere is warm and friendly. Our kids get lots of individualized attention for their needs from teaching assistants, and the principal ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 10/20/08

Avoca is an excellent school with outstanding leadership that is open to addressing and resolving issues. It also has the most diverse student population on the north shore, which I view as a positive. Class sizes are small and the staff is dedicated to our children. The environment is so positive ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 02/20/08

School District 37 is a wonderful district. The staff is dedicated and encouraging. Working with students tirelessly before and after school, and even attending student sporting events. This staff clearly enjoys what they do. The class sizes are small. The students are a very close student body. ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 05/09/06

Avpca West School District 37 is the best kept secret on the North Shore. It is like receieving a private school education. It offers amazingly small class sizes, school owned bus service, numerous academic and social clubs. They also have interscholastic sports and theater. Students attend many school ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 05/04/06

I was on the staff at Avoca West School for 3 years and was very impressed with the quality of education that is offered the students. The staff is caring and very qualified.

Posted by a staff on 02/28/06

I am a college professor. I grew up and graduated from the Chicago Public School system. The average class size is 18. It is a public school but it feels like a private school. My children's education far exceeds my dreams for them. My taxes are $7,000 a year. You can double them I wouldn't care. ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 09/25/04

My son has been going to Avoca for a few years now. This past year has been difficult regarding communication between faculty and myself. The school is above average and the fundamental principals are in place to provide a quality education, however, I am concerned about the class size. I feel my boy ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 02/23/04

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Test scores for Avoca West Elementary School

ISAT* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2012
Avoca West Elementary School
Avoca Sd 37
* 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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Glenview schools — Avoca West Elementary School is located at 235 Beech Dr, Glenview IL 60025. 235 Beech Dr is in the 60025 ZIP code in Glenview, IL The school district for Avoca West Elementary School is the Avoca Sd 37. Avoca West Elementary School is a Public school that serves grade levels K - 5.
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