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School leader:  Eric Mclaren
1500 Sullivan Road
Aurora, IL 60506

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(630) 907-5053
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Teacher effectiveness: Somewhat effective
Submitted by a student · July 01, 2015
Some teachers take the discovery-based learning (one of our mottos) too seriously. They will literally not help you out and can be condescending at times. I think discovery-based learning is terrible for math, it's ok for science, and probably... more

Amount of homework: Too much
Submitted by a student · July 01, 2015
Every teacher acts like their class is the only class you're taking--particularly the humanities (which is ironic considering this is a math and science school). You get worksheets (daily), problem sets (weekly), and online homework (WebWorks,... more

Develops grit: Strongly agree
Submitted by a student · July 01, 2015
You have to be strong to make it through the rigorous academics and the large amount of homework given. If you are not persistent, you are more than likely to drop out in the first year or so, taking away an opportunity of another student who was... more

Develops empathy: Strongly agree
Submitted by a student · July 01, 2015
The dorm experience really allows people to open up and become compassionate. Many people who are reserved become touchy-feely people who hug each other a lot. Of course, that is not everybody, but a vast majority of IMSA students are very... more

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Il Mathematics & Science Academy
1500 Sullivan Road, Aurora, IL  60506
(630) 907-5053
Last modified Il Mathematics & Science Academy is a Public school that serves grades 10-12
Il Mathematics & Science Academy Rating: 5 out of 5 based on 14 reviews. Top