Irving Elementary School

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1125 S Cuyler Ave

Oak Park, IL 60304

(708) 524-3090

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Grades: K - 5

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 492

Students Per Teacher: 9

Parent Reviews

10 Parent Reviews for Irving Elementary School

Washington Irving is a 5 star school. Our child is now entering 1st grade and there isn't one bad thing to say about this school. The teachers are top notch, the principal is wonderful, caring & focused, the parent involvement & community feeling is fantastic. I give this public school higher marks ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 08/28/13

Irving is a true hidden gem. Don't let the outside fool you. The staff are among the most dedicated I've seen. They really go out of their way to meet the needs of individual students. The principal has the well earned respect of both staff and families, which is hard to accomplish. He's turned around ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 11/28/12

Was skeptical about Irving for no reason at all, other than the fact that it's not in the wealthiest part of time. Well our son is just finishing Kndergarten at Irving and has had a great year. What an awesome school! We love Ms. Gullo. Our son's learning has skyrocketed since starting at Irving. He's ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 05/29/11

My kids love this school. Yhe school offers alot of activites in which all kids in differect grades can enjoy. The school staff is wonderful and they keep us, the parents, inform with our kids daily activites.I could go on and on about this wonderful school but I want. all and all the school is great.

Posted by a parent on 10/03/09

It is very close to my house and there are lots of nice children there. The principal is very involved and they have lots of opportunities for the kids to learn foreign languages.

Posted by a parent on 09/19/09

This school has a very diverse student and staff population. Mr. Sak, a 2nd grade teacher, is open-minded to parents' ideas about their child and his/her learning. He allows altering assignments based on the student's learning style and level. He runs a before-school reading program for students who ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 04/09/09

Irving is more than a school, it's a community. I feel like my kids are challenged and supported. Principal Hodge is warm, friendly, intellegent and effective. The teaching and volunteer staff are committed. Parents and families are welcomed and involved. It is a wonderful school in a great community. ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 02/26/08

My son's in his first year and he loves it...and so do we. His teacher Mrs. Cole is amazing and has made smooth the transition for him and us to public school.

Posted by a parent on 11/11/07

My son is in his second year at Irving. This is a really wonderful school with a very active and involved parent community. The principal is excellent and has a real gift for choosing staff and getting everyone working together. Irving also currently is a pilot for a healthy, low fat, fresh lunch program, ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 10/12/06

I've had two children at Irving School over the past nine years. Irving has a warm, nurturing environment. Teachers and administrators are very attentive to the needs of individual children, wherever they fall on the academic spectrum. The principal is caring and effective and always has a twinkle in ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 06/09/06

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Test scores
Test scores for Irving Elementary School

ISAT* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2012
Irving Elementary School
Oak Park Esd 97
* 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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Oak Park schools — Irving Elementary School is located at 1125 S Cuyler Ave, Oak Park IL 60304. 1125 S Cuyler Ave is in the 60304 ZIP code in Oak Park, IL The school district for Irving Elementary School is the Oak Park Esd 97. Irving Elementary School is a Public school that serves grade levels K - 5.
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