Forest View Elementary School

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1901 W Estates Dr

Mount Prospect, IL 60056

(847) 593-4359

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Grades: PK - 5

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 500

Students Per Teacher: 17

Parent Reviews

12 Parent Reviews for Forest View Elementary School

I don't know why this school has a rating of 9. My son is new to this school and I am REALLY not happy with it (he previously attended Juliette Low-which I HIGHLY recommend). His teacher is great, but I am not impressed with the speech therapist, the principal, the school psychologist or the occupational ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 09/10/14

The school is good , very nice teacher and staf .My doughter love her class and school.

Posted by a parent on 10/24/13

Forest View is an excellent school.The school staff are awesome.I am very thankful to all the staff of Forest View.

Posted by a other on 08/22/13

Academically, this school is very sound. I have no complaints about what my daughter has learned and how well she is progressing. Socially, I think this school leaves much to be desired. Most of these kids have been going to school with each other since kindergarten. I don't think they are open to new ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 05/28/13

My 3 kids all went to Forest View. I think the teachers are great, with a lot of experience. The TDP (gifted) program is excellent. Administration is responsive. The strong PTO is able to provide very nice gifts to the school for the fine arts program, library, physical educations and accellerated reader ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 05/28/10

Because it is a good community school and I was always happy with my childrens' teachers.

Posted by a parent on 04/19/10

Forest View is an excellent school.My son is enrolled in the First Grade.He has made tremendous development in all the subjects.His class teacher Mrs.Renu Gandhi is very experienced and the credit goes to her and Mrs Dave.My son is in very good hands and all the school staff including Mrs Wiekert are ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 06/04/09

I think Forest View School is fantastic school. I have had 3 children go through this school and I have been impressed by every teacher. The level of caring is wonderful. The education they are receiving is superb. Mrs Wiekert does a great job and is responsive to the needs of the kids and the parents. ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 05/09/07

My pre-school aged son is thriving there in their early childhood learning program. He had a few speech issues that he's quickly overcoming, and he himself is becoming much more confident as well. Needless to say I'm very pleased with the program!

Posted by a parent on 11/22/05

Forest View is a terrific school that has Preschool up to Grade 5. My child is in the LOP Program(Learning Opportunities Program)which is a great program for children with learning disabilities. The class is small(10 students) and there is a lot of one on one instruction. There is also a teacher's aide ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 10/24/05

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Test scores for Forest View Elementary School

ISAT* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2012
Forest View Elementary School
Comm Cons Sd 59
* 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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Mount Prospect schools — Forest View Elementary School is located at 1901 W Estates Dr, Mount Prospect IL 60056. 1901 W Estates Dr is in the 60056 ZIP code in Mount Prospect, IL The school district for Forest View Elementary School is the Comm Cons Sd 59. Forest View Elementary School is a Public school that serves grade levels PK - 5.
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