Report this review as inappropriate

« Back to compare
/ / School Profile
Public district
Chicago, IL
Students enrolled: 725

4 stars
Based on 13 ratings

Let others know what you
think about this school

15 reviews of this school

This is a safe place to share your honest opinions of a school, whether good or bad.  Learn more.

Kinzie Elementary School 5

Posted April 03, 2014
- a parent
Excellent school....great teachers who go beyond, my child has picked up American Sign Language as a second language by attending kinzie. She has interacted with the hearing impared on a daily basis which is great practice for the sign langue she had learned here. Her math scores keep going up every year. Great location, great parents clean school.

Kinzie Elementary School 4

Posted February 17, 2013
- a parent
Teachers are brilliant!!!! The best school in the Garfield Ridge area . My child was struggling in math and reading. She came here and she was on the b/a honor roll 6 years straight. Amazing school.
1 person found this helpful

Kinzie Elementary School 4

Posted October 24, 2012
- a parent
My children have attended Kinzie since 5th grade this school is an exceptional school would have to say its one of the best cps schools in our Garfield ridge area
1 person found this helpful

Kinzie Elementary School 4

Posted October 17, 2012
- a parent
My daughter has attended Kinzie since First Grade. Every year she has had exceptional teachers, and the Principal is excellent as well. My only complaint would be the large class room sizes, but the teachers stay on top of everything even with larger class rooms.

Kinzie Elementary School 4

Posted October 09, 2012
- a parent
I would caution parents to judge a school based on outdated reviews on the internet. Apparently some parents weren't happy back in 2008, personnel and policies change from year to year so please take anything you read on this site as opinion. My opinion is that this is a great school for my 7th grader. The teachers are engaging and challenging and the curriculum is just what it should be for this age group.

Kinzie Elementary School 4

Posted September 25, 2011
- a community member
I attended Kinzie starting from the 5th grade. Almost all the teachers were very caring about all the students. I also loved how involved the community was with the school, and how safe it was for us to get to school.
1 person found this helpful

Kinzie Elementary School 5

Posted March 15, 2010
- a student
This review submitted without content.

Kinzie Elementary School 5

Posted September 04, 2008
- a parent
This review submitted without content.

Kinzie Elementary School 3

Posted September 01, 2008
- a parent
My children have attended this school for more than 6 years and I have seen a drastic turn in the achievement of this school. When my children first attended the school, it was strong in academics and parental involvement however, in the last 2/3 yrs. the school has severe issues. The staff and academics are not as challenging for all the students, and not as much parental involvement. Too much politics and not enough learning going on....

Kinzie Elementary School 0
no rating

Posted March 27, 2008
- a parent
Kinzie is a wonderful school that has a excellent staff who are knowledgeable and helpful. The staff are willing to go that extra mile to assist the children and parents. Kinzie has provided children with a great education and better opportunities for high schools. The teachers are wonderful and knowledgeable and will go that extra mile to assist their students.

Nearby schools

Sign up for email updates

Connect with us

Translate this web page

About GreatSchools

Our mission is to help millions of parents get a great education for their kids. is an independent nonprofit and the leading national source of school information for families. 1999 Harrison Street, Suite 1100, Oakland, CA 94612

©1998-2015 All Rights Reserved. GreatSchools is a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit organization | Ad Choices

Kinzie Elementary School
5625 South Mobile Avenue, Chicago, IL  60638
(773) 535-2425
Last modified Kinzie Elementary School is a Public school that serves grades PK-8. It has received a GreatSchools rating of 7 out of 10 based on academic quality.
Kinzie Elementary School Rating: 4 out of 5 based on 15 reviews. Top