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James Whitcomb Riley School 5

Posted August 28, 2011
- a parent
Our son was in a private school in Michigan and we were concerned that he wouldn't fit in here. Boy, were we surprised. The principal is awesome. The curriculum is stellar. The teachers are amazing. I can't say enough. A private school-level education (and more!) in a public school setting. These teachers know their craft.

James Whitcomb Riley School 5

Posted March 28, 2007
- a parent
We are a new family at JW Riley but so far we are very happy with the school. My son who entered kindergarten in August 2006 has been growing academically and learning by leaps and bounds in so many areas. Plus he adores his teacher!

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James Whitcomb Riley School
1209 East Burr Oak Drive, Arlington Heights, IL  60004
Rating: 4 out of 5 based on 3 reviews. (847) 670-3400
Last modified James Whitcomb Riley School is a Public school that serves grades K-3, 5
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