We are a progressive school that values every child and family! Our community, parents, and faculty are committed to making Nettelhorst the best school in Chicago. Our visual art, after school enrichment, science, hands on approach sets us apart from the rest. There is no other school like Nettelhorst!
Nettelhorst has the most vibrant & supportive school community ever! Teachers, parents, kids, staff and administrators work together to make this school a creative, fun, exciting place to learn.
Nettelhorst is a school that is able to expand its resources. Parents, administrators, teachers, students and our neighborhood are willing and able to commit the time and effort needed to create a positive, safe, loving and rigorous learning environment.
Great teachers, they really get involve with your kids. Love Nettelhorst!!
This neighborhood school has a wonderful community of teachers and parents who work together to truly make it great!
Excellent activities, great communication with parents. Very friendly environment and most importantly - kids do learn a lot and they are happy!
I love the diversity and the inclusiveness. I love the teachers and the staff. I love the parents and the kids. It is a wonderful school.
Teachers and parents equally vested in student body success. Great learning environment.
Their special education program gets the students involved in all aspects of the school.
Nettlehorst is a wonderful school with caring parents and staff- not to mention the great students. Nettlehorst recognizes the importance of cultivating the whole person and mind through an emphasis on community, the arts, intellect and an atmosphere of fun and joy of learning. I am proud to send my son to Nettlehorst!.
Teachers who not only teach but support and care for their students, involved parents who want only the best for the kids, and an amazing after school program...a warm and inviting place for any child to learn in.
Fabulous teachers, principal and the great sense of community fostered at the school.
An amazing community of teachers, administrators, learners, and parents!
Nettelhorst has to be the most loved elementary school in the city of Chicago. The entire community is vested in the school and the success of its students.
Nettelhorst is an amazing story. Eight years ago it was a disaster, but today it is one of the most sought after schools in Chicago. This is the story of parents, a community, teachers, and school leadership coming together to make an turn around a possibility. Test scores are soaring and change has been able to make its way to all of the grades.
There is a diverse population in this school; the parents are very active and resourceful; the environment is welcoming to children (there is recess, for example); the curriculum is sufficiently rigorous.
Nettelhorst is a school where teachers do everything possible to help children learn. The arts are highly valued and time is taken for children to learn deeply, widely, and well.
This is a wonderful school, with a creative, hard-working staff, a diverse group of talented kids, and an amazing amount of support from our parents and community.
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