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School leader:  Lourdes Jimenez
160 West Wendell Street
Chicago, IL 60610

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(773) 534-8310
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"Our school is best known for offering a bilingual education to students. "

BASIC INFORMATION

  • Before / After care
    Before, After
  • Dress policy
    Dress code
  • Transportation
    Buses / vans shared with other schools...
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PROGRAMS & CULTURE

  • Academic focus
    Multiculturalism / Global
  • Arts
    None, Instrumental and theory music lessons, Dance...
  • World languages
    Spanish
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10 reviews

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Recent Reviews


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Submitted by a parent · May 04, 2013
This school has a lot of qualities, my two daughters are happy to be there. The teaches they have had are great. I like that they are teaching and learning more than one language is important.

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Submitted by a parent · March 17, 2013
The academic program is superior and the teachers are well prepared to handle special ed. I'm glad there's a public school like this in Chicago because everyone knows that being bilinguals is THE WAY OF THE FUTURE.

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Submitted by a parent · September 10, 2011
My daughter attended Salazar for 2 yrs in the preK program. I can not speak more highly of the preK program as well as the school. The teachers and teachers aides are fantastic, highly qualified with many years of experience. They did a... more

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Submitted by a parent · September 29, 2010
Salazar has a great Pre-K program. The teachers are committed. There is parent involvement and there is a true international mix of kids. Salazar is a great neighborhood resource.

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About this school

Ruben Salazar will offer a high quality, standards-based and holistic curriculum which will be sustained through intensive, school-based professional development and structured analysis of comprehensive, interim assessments to ensure all students' needs are met. A welcoming environment and strong partnership with universities, community, and parents will develop children's and families' strong sense of self-worth within a broader community.

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Last modified: May 26, 2016
Last modified Salazar Elementary Bilingual Center is a Public school that serves grades PK-8. It has received a GreatSchools rating of 7 out of 10 based on academic quality.
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