South Loop School boundaries

Asked by Jillfinch, Chicago, IL Fri Jun 10, 2011

What boundaries does somebody have to live in in order to attend South Loop Elementary for free, and what happens when you live outside those boundaries?

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Jillfinch, , Chicago, IL
Sat Jun 11, 2011
What are these "boundaries"?
If I see a home for sale at certain address, how can I check if a child living at that address will be allowed to attend as "in boundaries" or "out of boundaries"?
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Patti McDona…, Agent, Chicago, IL
Fri Jun 10, 2011
This type of school accepts students from outside the school boundaries, but usually they are for children with a gift in a specific field of study. See below for more information.

South Loop Elementary School is located in Chicago, IL and is one of 631 schools in City Of Chicago School District 299. It is a magnet school that serves 577 students in grades PK, K-8.

Magnet schools are public schools that offer a specialized curriculum or educational philosophy, often with a specific focus or theme. Magnet schools promote student diversity because they are open to students outside the normal school district boundaries and often attract high caliber students through competitive programs.

Here is the contact information, so that you may call and find out if your child qualifies for enrollment.

Mrs. Tara Shelton Principal. South Loop Elementary School 1212 South Plymouth Court Chicago, IL 60605 (773) 534.8690 Fax: (773) 534-8689. South Loop Branch
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