This is a great school. The parents are really involved and the kids have tremendous school spirit and pride. The academic program is accelerated. The kids score very highly on apptitude tests thanks to the principal There is an aide in every classroom that is a certified teacher so no child is left behind! Active PTO & LSC.The school offers social opportunities such as Bingo Night, Movie Night and parent/child dances, etc. There is a band program, music program, art program, chinese language, culture and afterschool chinese dance program also a sports program that includes flag football, softball, basketball and track. Down the street from the school building is Oriole Park Library and across from the library is Chicago Park District Oriole Park. The Park district offers afterschool programs for the kids. Down Oketo Ave. is Got Chi, dance studio and martial arts and they offer an afterschool.
The teachers are fantastic! My daughter was reading is Kindergarten after the first month! We love it. It's an accelerated program. The principal is very involved. We have a Chinese Language and Culture Program that also offers Chinese Dance afterschool.
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