Ames Middle School

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1920 N Hamlin Ave

Chicago, IL 60647

(773) 534-4970

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Grades: 7 - 8

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 500

Students Per Teacher: 20

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13 Parent Reviews for Ames Middle School

I really loves this school until they turned it into a military academy. I wish I could go back. I loved being an 8th grader. Now I am on my way to being a freshman at Roosevelt high school. And I really just miss Ames so much even though I live really close to it, I am still going to miss being in it, ...  Read more

Posted by a other on 08/20/14

I absolutely love this school , I met people who I still talk to now . I just. Finish high school and going into college , I must say 7th&8th grade were the best , I made such great bonds with lots of teacher nd lots of friends . I played in the soccer team & it was amazing with a great coach that really ...  Read more

Posted by a other on 08/24/13

I absolutely loved my experience as an 8th grader. I am now a sophomore, but this school has changed A LOT. I wish it was still as great as before. I wish I could go back, it was so much fun!

Posted by a other on 11/28/12

I do have to give credit to Ames. It prepared me with the tools necessary to succeed in high school. The only aspect of the school that I can ridicule would have to be the math department. In my opinion, it was geometry based. Because of that, I had a slight step back in freshmen algebra. But now, I ...  Read more

Posted by a other on 03/05/12

I Am a Graduate Of Ames middle school '11 and i can say that school is Good , the teachers a cool (85% of the time) , the security is Great! they become like friends to us students , i can't say that Ames is a FANTASTIC school because no school is like that , ofcourse theres fights/drama you will never ...  Read more

Posted by a other on 08/24/11

ms. fritz is a mean teacher but teachers like ms. sapa and ms. briones are cool(:

Posted by a other on 02/17/11

I like this school and it's great.I am a student of Ames and I plan to stay in this school untill I graduate.

Posted by a student on 04/30/10

well for me i think personally the teachers are great! like mr.saporito and mr.debaz those teachers both teach really good i am a student in ames and i really like this school the security is great and they have really good diciplence this year is the best year of my life and i thinkthat i am getting ...  Read more

Posted by a student on 12/01/09

Ames is the best school ever!!!!! i am a graduated student from ames i was there both 7th and 8th grade and they were the best two years of my life the teachers are awsome they are persons who realy use to care about their students.To bad some of the best teachers are gone,like, Mr. bullie he was the ...  Read more

Posted by a student on 11/03/09

I believe this is a pretty good school, they have good security and have great teachers. Mr, Paycheck is a good understanding person. He helps out the kids and listen when they have a problem. A big sister!

Posted by a parent on 02/08/05

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Test scores for Ames Middle School

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Test Year: 2012
Ames Middle School
City Of Chicago Sd 299
* 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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Chicago schools — Ames Middle School is located at 1920 N Hamlin Ave, Chicago IL 60647. 1920 N Hamlin Ave is in the 60647 ZIP code in Chicago, IL The school district for Ames Middle School is the City Of Chicago Sd 299. Ames Middle School is a Public school that serves grade levels 7 - 8.
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