Walt Whitman Elementary School

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133 Wille Ave

Wheeling, IL 60090

(847) 520-2795

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Grades: PK - 5

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 580

Students Per Teacher: 12

Parent Reviews

4 Parent Reviews for Walt Whitman Elementary School

The teachers are great. They are very involved and will go the extra mile to help a child. The principal is also very supportive and listens to parents concerns. She is also tough, but fair and follows through consistently with the kids. It's a great environment for learning.

Posted by a parent on 04/24/10

I love that my children to attent to walt whitman, i like that my kids get to lern new stuff each day! i think walt whitman is on of the best schools(:

Posted by a parent on 02/09/10

This school has been nothing short of a DISAPPOINTMENT! The teachers have NO controll in the classroom, nor on the playground. The Principal is no help either. The current staff should be working in the lunch room. I do not feel my children are safe when they're at school. I am not convinced the 18% ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 11/19/08

My children have no direction or structure from this school. The classes are to big and unctrolled. My children complain that it is too noisy to concentrate in the classroom.

Posted by a parent on 09/11/08

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Test scores
Test scores for Walt Whitman Elementary School

ISAT* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2012
Walt Whitman Elementary School
Wheeling Ccsd 21
* 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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Wheeling schools — Walt Whitman Elementary School is located at 133 Wille Ave, Wheeling IL 60090. 133 Wille Ave is in the 60090 ZIP code in Wheeling, IL The school district for Walt Whitman Elementary School is the Wheeling Ccsd 21. Walt Whitman Elementary School is a Public school that serves grade levels PK - 5.
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