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School leader:  Derek Wilbert Jordan
7511 South South Shore Dr
Chicago, IL 60649

(773) 535-6650
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Submitted by a parent · May 19, 2015
Don't let this 8/10 Score fool you. This school is nothing but smoke and mirrors. Some of the students can barely read but "surprisingly" do well on district and state mandated tests. Some have complained of the administration being overbearing... more

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Submitted by a parent · July 02, 2014
Overall, Powell Academy was a decent place for my child's education. With that said, however, Powell Academy was riddle with problems. I spent a few time frustrated. The main problem lies partly with CPS( Chicago Public School) set up. This is a... more

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Submitted by a parent · May 03, 2012
This is my grandaughter s (T.W.) first year in school. I think it s been the best learning experience of her young life. I wish to thank her kindergarden teacher. Mrs Brickford

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Submitted by a parent · December 19, 2011
I love the Powell School! The kids there seem happy and excited to be there when I visited December. The parents are welcomed there. The staff and administration want parents to be involved with their kids' education through Family Literacy Night... more

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Last modified: June 3, 2016
Last modified Powell Elementary Paideia Community Academy is a Public school that serves grades K-8. It has received a GreatSchools rating of 7 out of 10 based on academic quality.
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