Lyon Magnet Elementary School

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800 S Elmwood Ave

Waukegan, IL 60085

(847) 360-5479

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Grades: K - 5

School Type: Public, Magnet

Student Enrollment: 610

Students Per Teacher: 24

Parent Reviews

6 Parent Reviews for Lyon Magnet Elementary School

My son was tested also for "magnet " and there is nothing "magnet'" about this school. As you can see, the school's test results have gone down since the principal, Mrs. Avellino, took over. My child now suffers.

Posted by a parent on 08/02/10

My son is in 1st grade and his teacher is awsome.Ms.Monk is certainly a great and loving upbeat teacher

Posted by a parent on 01/07/10

I am writing to say how deeply dissappointed we are. Our child was tested and had several recommendations to enroll into a Magnet program. Needless to say there is nothing Magnet about it. We were definitely deceived and now our child is the one that suffers.

Posted by a parent on 03/24/09

My daughter's 4th grade teacher Mrs. Jennings is awesome, she runs a very structured classroom, where the children are well behaved and learning, if all schools had teachers like her, our kids have a fighting chance in life, the schools atmosphere is also great, parents are welcome and all the staff ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 05/01/07

MRS. Elouise Jones is the principal here, and she is strict, but fair. She knows hoe to speak nicely to everyone, and she does care that everyone does their best.She is the most respectful principal since I had Mrs. Barrero. She could teach others a lesson in grace and tact. God bless her.

Posted by a parent on 01/31/07

I think they have some good teachers and some not so good because of there organization and the class size is too large. The have music programs for students and sports. They also have a science club for after school. They have a reading night for parents and students. They welcome parent involvement. ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 04/11/06

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Test scores
Test scores for Lyon Magnet Elementary School

ISAT* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2012
Lyon Magnet Elementary School
Waukegan Cusd 60
* 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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Waukegan schools — Lyon Magnet Elementary School is located at 800 S Elmwood Ave, Waukegan IL 60085. 800 S Elmwood Ave is in the 60085 ZIP code in Waukegan, IL The school district for Lyon Magnet Elementary School is the Waukegan Cusd 60. Lyon Magnet Elementary School is a Public school that serves grade levels K - 5.
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