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9-12
Private
Chicago, IL
Students enrolled: 118

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3021 West Devon Avenue
Chicago, IL 60659

(773) 338-9222
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January 18, 2012
My review seems to have gotten lost. Let me try again: My experience with my daughters is only for the Honors track. I cannot speak for the other tracks. I can say that for my kids the school did a fine job academically. Their PSAT and ACT scores were all around the 90th percentile. The problem here is that the attitudes taught are *very* traditional. They are not really into serious careers for women and these kids usually aren't encouraged to apply to top tier colleges. (They usually go to TI, Loyola, Stern and Touro). The good news is they don't have the social problems of other schools --the kids are all mutually supportive and there is no substance abuse or teen pregnancy here. But if your kid wants to head to Harvard to eventually be a brain surgeon she's going to have to ignore these, uhm, traditional, attitudes. If she can do that, the school has a lot to offer.

- submitted by a parent
September 12, 2011
i looooooove HSBY its a great environment and i love the teachers!!! they were so warm when i came into school a week ago and im already learning alot!!!!

- submitted by a student
August 03, 2011
Although the girls were lovely, the education as a whole was very poor, particularly with regards to the English classes. The math was abysmal, and there were very few choices for the science classes. In general the school focused much more on the spiritual aspect of the education, which in my opinion, was a mistake.

- submitted by a student
June 22, 2010
it is a great environment! the girls really enjoy coming to school with the teachers eager to teach.

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June 14, 2009
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May 05, 2009
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April 05, 2009
It is unfair and does not listen to their student suggestion!!

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August 27, 2008
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February 25, 2007
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Hanna Sacks Bais Yaakov High School
3021 West Devon Avenue, Chicago, IL  60659
(773) 338-9222
Last modified Hanna Sacks Bais Yaakov High School is a Private school that serves grades 9-12
Hanna Sacks Bais Yaakov High School Rating: 4 out of 5 based on 9 reviews. Top