Gavin South Junior High School

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25775 W Il Route 134

Ingleside, IL 60041

(847) 546-9336

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Grades: PK - 8

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 500

Students Per Teacher: 23

Parent Reviews

9 Parent Reviews for Gavin South Junior High School

My child is in "kindergarten" at Gavin and was "stuck" back in the early childhood (preschool) program for his whole kindergarten year. At his IEP going from preschool to kindergarten, the kindergarten teacher who attended told me to my face that she thought my child would hold back the rest of her ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 08/25/10

gavin is a great school. i went there from 6th grade to eighth grade and the memories are irreplacable. its a small school, everyone knows everyone and its just like one big family. the teachers are great and everything is just fun. gavin doesnt have much money but it doesnt stop anything. they teach ...  Read more

Posted by a student on 04/20/09

I went to Gavin South for the past 4 years, and now as a highschool student I realized we could have had a better school along the lines of behavioral issues though it was a great school in terms of education and friendliness. It was as if we were one gigantic family. The teachers are amazing. They are ...  Read more

Posted by a student on 11/14/07

Gavin south jr High is the best school I have ever gone to. The teachers are awsome and the closeness of all the students is the best. Of coarse theres bad things... Like any other school does, but the students at gavin seem to over come that and work together. I love this school and if your thinking ...  Read more

Posted by a student on 08/07/06

I love this school! And i hear my daughter talking to her friends on the phone saying she can't wait till school starts. So she can see all her friends. And saying what her teachers are gonna be like. And i aprove of these teachers and people that are going to this school the school is fun. Not to rich ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 08/07/06

I personally love this school. Most if not all of my precious memories lie within those walls. Gavin South may be poor economically but it is not poor in fun. We have fun but still learn. How many schools can say that? Well I am now an 8th grader and this year will be my last in Gavin South! ever since ...  Read more

Posted by a student on 06/09/05

The quality of the academic programs are impressive, I am very impressed with the high level of parent - teacher communication.I have been very happy with all the Teaching staff through out my childs academic career. However I am very disappointed about the current statis of the district. Next school ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 05/05/05

I moved to this area 15 years ago because of the schools. They have helped all my children ( with speech and reading w/ gavin central ) But the school's are starting to get to full. There isn't enough indivisual attention like there used to be. We need bigger schools and more teachers,With all the new ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 10/18/04

My child goes to Gavin and she loves it. She enjoys the classes and teachers. Though this school may not be the biggest or the richest my child loves it because of the closeness of all the students. In this school you are not judged upon what you wear but upon your personality. My child looks forward ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 09/02/04

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Test scores for Gavin South Junior High School

ISAT* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2012
Gavin South Junior High School
Gavin Sd 37
* 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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Ingleside schools — Gavin South Junior High School is located at 25775 W Il Route 134, Ingleside IL 60041. 25775 W Il Route 134 is in the 60041 ZIP code in Ingleside, IL The school district for Gavin South Junior High School is the Gavin Sd 37. Gavin South Junior High School is a Public school that serves grade levels PK - 8.
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