February 06, 2011
Ariel is an excellent magnet school!! Small class sizes, selective enrollment, financial literacy, great teachers and principal and smart students. The school test scores, are extremely high (92% science & math/ 89% reading). The parental involvement is amazing, which shows the students that education is important and valued. The children wear uniforms and Algebra, English, and Spanish credit, can be earned for high school. Additionally, Spanish is offered to all students in grades 6-8th. Ariel offer before/after school care to students. Ariel graduates continue their studies at the top high schools, including; Jones, Young, King, Brooks, Payton. Kenwood(UofC Magnet Program), Bronzeville Military Academy, U of C Charter H.S. and Muchin College Prep(downtown). Sports offered;Flag Football, Basketball, volleyball, cheerleading. Also, dance, girls and boys scouts! This is an excellent school to consider for your children. Take a closer look at Ariel!
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