Iles Elementary School

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1700 S 15th St

Springfield, IL 62703

(217) 525-3226

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Grades: 1 - 8

School Type: Public, Magnet

Student Enrollment: 400

Students Per Teacher: 16

Parent Reviews

10 Parent Reviews for Iles Elementary School

Wait. Which eighth grader are you? I know you're not on my bus. Bus 17? And I agree. We do get more work! Iles is more in depth in academics too. A bit troubling during finals.

Posted by a other on 12/18/13

I am aN 8th grader at Iles right now, and I've had my fair share of not being challenged and trust me it sucks. My scores were lower when I first got there because I didn't have anything to improve on. Iles opens up a route to sucess for me because I can now explore my academic gifts. At my school, they ...  Read more

Posted by a other on 12/17/13

As a former student( graduated to lincoln magnet in 05, then to SHS), this is the best school in springfield. This is the only school where I was ever challenged in the classroom. Im not sure if I agree with making it a middle school, but regardless the teachers are great and very innovative. Wish I ...  Read more

Posted by a other on 02/06/12

In this faculty of 16 teachers, there are 3 National Board Certified Teachers and the 2009 Horace Mann Educator of the Year. A number of other teachers have been recognized for excellence in teaching, as well.

Posted by a other on 02/23/10

My child attended Iles and hands down, this is the best school in the city of Springfield. The principal unifies all walks of life and the parents are very involved. The curriculum is very stimulating and the learning environment is the most positive I've ever experienced. The ony problem with Iles ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 10/02/08

Having taught in a number of schools in the city, state and other states, I find this school the most stimulating. We have a great principal and staff that work together to meet the needs of the children. Our parents are supportive, as well. Because our bright students exceed in all areas (#6 in the ...  Read more

Posted by a teacher on 11/11/07

Iles combines diversity, challenging curriculum and excellent discipline to create an exciting learning environment for gifted children. The staff is motivated and dedicated to providing each child the best path for his/her learning style. Parents are very involved and supportive of the classrooms and ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 03/27/07

I think Iles school is a great school for any child who's parents want them to succeed on a possitive course. My son has attended Iles for two years and the education he has gotten from the teachers there has been great for him. I woul recommend this school for every child.

Posted by a parent on 12/15/06

We have been very pleased with Iles. The teachers focus on the needs of individual children and provide opportunities to engage the students in learning. The special projects have been especially rewarding for our children. We have found the principal to be very accessible and fair. We also appreciated ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 08/21/05

Iles is a wonderful gifted school. Teachers are skilled in challenging talented kids and building up their confidence at the same time. There is a very good parent-teacher relationship in the school because teachers are open-minded and willing to listen. I am very satisfied with my child's development ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 02/17/05

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Test scores for Iles Elementary School

ISAT* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2012
Iles Elementary School
Springfield Sd 186
* 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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Springfield schools — Iles Elementary School is located at 1700 S 15th St, Springfield IL 62703. 1700 S 15th St is in the 62703 ZIP code in Springfield, IL The school district for Iles Elementary School is the Springfield Sd 186. Iles Elementary School is a Public school that serves grade levels 1 - 8.
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