Old Quarry Middle School

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16100 W 127th St

Lemont, IL 60439

(630) 257-2286

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Grades: 5 - 8

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 1,000

Students Per Teacher: 12

Parent Reviews

24 Parent Reviews for Old Quarry Middle School

I am a going to be seventh grade student at OQMS the majority of the teachers are nice and very smart. The other few teachers aren't good with kids! Almost all the teachers are very friendly and fun. Truthfully my favorite teacher is Mr. Dennis Kennedy(the gym teacher) . He always boosts a sad kids mood ...  Read more

Posted by a other on 07/20/14

It truly is a great and educationally enriching environment for your child, and the majority of the teachers have advanced degrees and come highly recommended in many areas of study. We do have large class sizes, but since this is a top priority to decrease of the new board I do believe a positive change ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 09/24/13

This school is amazing! And so are the teachers! It now has fifth graders in it too. i

Posted by a other on 12/14/11

Old Quarry & the District as a whole is in trouble. Going out for referendum is not going to help. They are very poor stewards of our tax dollars. Unemployment in Lemont is at 11%, not to mention the members of the community who are underemployed. I don't know where they think we are going to get ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 10/28/10

My daughter graduated last year and i was very happy! discipline they dont! There is a lot of bullying going on in that school with nothing being done i was a permanent fixture in that school!!

Posted by a parent on 08/27/10

3When the school was built, it was one of the best schools for introducing technology to young students and at recruiting and retaining the best teachers. Since the school opened, the community has refused to offer support to the school and its teachers by denying all referendums that would bring in ...  Read more

Posted by a on 07/12/10

i am currently in 8th grade at old quarry, and i honestly cant wait to graduate. the majority of the teachers here dont understand what they are teaching themselves, dont explain things good, and give an incredible amount of homework on things we didnt even learn. the kids here are bad, they get away ...  Read more

Posted by a student on 12/26/09

My child just Graduated from this school and I am so glad they are out being my last of 3 each had the same opinion. The teachers are young and inexperienced they are all trying to out do each other as if they are having their own little popularity contest. Mid range students are lost behind the favored ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 08/22/09

Old quarry is a terrible place for students as well as teachers! this school is unfair and mean and when the punish you it does not fit the crime but there are alot of incompitent teachers and there are also some great people running the school and teaching in it although i do not recommend this school

Posted by a parent on 06/01/09

Old Quarry Middle School is a great place to learn and overall a nice environment. I am currently a student here and my grades have only gone up, because of OQ I am now a straight A student. Like another student said if your kid/kids are not getting good grades it is most probably because they are not ...  Read more

Posted by a student on 03/31/09

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Test scores for Old Quarry Middle School

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Test Year: 2012
Old Quarry Middle School
Lemont-bromberek Csd 113a
* 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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Lemont schools — Old Quarry Middle School is located at 16100 W 127th St, Lemont IL 60439. 16100 W 127th St is in the 60439 ZIP code in Lemont, IL The school district for Old Quarry Middle School is the Lemont-bromberek Csd 113a. Old Quarry Middle School is a Public school that serves grade levels 5 - 8.
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