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Brookfield, IL
Students enrolled: 430

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9311 Shields Avenue
Brookfield, IL 60513

(708) 482-2430
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August 01, 2013
Congress Park thrives in diversity. My daughter not olny sees herself but so many other cultures to learn from. My daughter showed signs of difficulty with her reading and math skills, but thanks to the teacher and their programs my daughter is thriving.

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April 03, 2013
LOVE THIS SCHOOL and the entire school district. The teachers are great, the teaching style works with all kids and everyone is extremely friendly and open.

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May 13, 2010
Congress Park has some amazing teachers, dedicated to educating our children and willing to go above and beyond classroom instruction.

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January 12, 2010
We called the schools recently and arranged to go in for a visit and meet with the Principal, Mr. Ward. We visited the school, we were there on time, but Mr. Ward had his assistant meet with us instead. The Assistant kind of rushed us through the process and wasn't very comfortable answering questions, and kind of got on the defensive for a moment . At first she didn't invite us to her office, but later realized that we have more questions so she did. When we got there, she obviously wasn't willing to give us much time! She tried to get us out of there and essentially she waited for a little pause and started greeting us good-bye. We figured that they are not easily approached, not very transparent, rather separating themselves from the community. Very disappointed. Teachers seem great though and the classrooms too.

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April 13, 2009
EXCELLENT School. The teachers are wonderful and the new Principle has been Great! My daughter has really enjoyed the two year teacher program that was implemented. Makes 1st grade and easier transition into 2nd for our young children.

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October 15, 2008
Congress Park has a new interim Principal and Assistant Principal. They are both terrific additions to our school.

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October 14, 2008
Fantastic School, Wonderful teachers and Great envirment. My daughter is enjoying school at Congress Park... Highly recommended!

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August 28, 2008
We have been part of this school for 3 years and have only positive things to say! Our eldest son deal swith a learning disability and the Congress Park School staff have completely EXCEEDED our expectations in helping us deal with our son's learning experience. We would, and do, recommend this school to everyone.

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January 09, 2008
The teachers are the best in the area! The principal leaves alot to be desired so does the superintendant.

- submitted by a parent
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Congress Park Elementary School
9311 Shields Avenue, Brookfield, IL  60513
(708) 482-2430
Last modified Congress Park Elementary School is a Public school that serves grades PK-6. It has received a GreatSchools rating of 7 out of 10 based on academic quality.
Congress Park Elementary School Rating: 4 out of 5 based on 10 reviews. Top