Virgil I Grissom Middle School

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17000 80th Ave

Tinley Park, IL 60477

(708) 429-3030

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Grades: 6 - 8

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 690

Students Per Teacher: 11

Parent Reviews

7 Parent Reviews for Virgil I Grissom Middle School

I just graduated this year. The staff is great, in the office and the class room. Teaches, even the new ones, put so much effort into the curriculum and care so much for us once you show your interest in academics. The chorus is great, but the focus on athletics is excessive. If your child is in ...  Read more

Posted by a other on 06/25/11

It is a very good school with great teachers and great students.

Posted by a parent on 10/03/09

This school is very nice.Alot of teachers have been there a long time.And say all the students are very nice.

Posted by a teacher on 06/01/09

Last year was my daughter's first year attending Grissom. Since transferring to Grissom she has a very high positive attitude towards going to school. The principals and teachers are absolutely wonderful and are very encouraging to the students. Not only is the curriculum top notch, but the student ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 08/02/06

I am very pleased with Grissom. The curriculum is exceptional and my son was always eager to come home and tell me the new and exciting things he learned. If I ever had an issue or concern about my son I would write a note in his binder and a teacher would call me within hours of my sons arrival that ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 06/06/06

hi i am a student from grissom middle school (aka gms)gilbert P. broderick 7th grade green team i really do think this is a good school homework wise they dont give alot out test wise 1 ever month quize every 2 weeks the teachers they are all cool and fun if u think about enrolling your child in this ...  Read more

Posted by a student on 11/21/05

Grissom is all about quality education. The classes and teachers are excellent. I have had experiences with 4 of the kirby school district 140 schools and have no complaints.

Posted by a parent on 08/24/05

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Test scores for Virgil I Grissom Middle School

ISAT* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2012
Virgil I Grissom Middle School
Kirby Sd 140
* 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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Tinley Park schools — Virgil I Grissom Middle School is located at 17000 80th Ave, Tinley Park IL 60477. 17000 80th Ave is in the 60477 ZIP code in Tinley Park, IL The school district for Virgil I Grissom Middle School is the Kirby Sd 140. Virgil I Grissom Middle School is a Public school that serves grade levels 6 - 8.
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