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School leader:  Seth Lavin
2723 North Fairfield Avenue
Chicago, IL 60647

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(773) 534-4100
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"Brentano is a high-performing neighborhood school where students love learning."

BASIC INFORMATION

  • Before / After care
    Before, After
  • Dress policy
    Uniforms
  • Transportation
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PROGRAMS & CULTURE

  • Academic focus
    Arts (all), Engineering, Humanities, Mathematics...
  • Arts
    None, Drama, Drawing / Sketching, Painting
  • World languages
    None
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33 reviews

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Submitted by a parent · April 07, 2016
I am a Brentano parent who left the school when our child was accepted to a magnet school. We came back after a month and are grateful to be here. Brentano really is an amazing community. Even more than that, Brentano students are great kids.... more

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Submitted by a school leader · November 18, 2015
We are growing! Come learn more about our extraordinary neighborhood school. Email Principal Lavin at SLavin@cps.edu with any questions or to schedule a tour.

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Submitted by a parent · September 26, 2015
Several family members graduated from Brentano. Our three year old is attending the pre-school program this year 2015. It is heart warming and comforting to see the dedication and efforts from Ms. Veronica and Ms. Gladys room 105. Their... more

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Submitted by a parent · June 30, 2013
We are so proud to report that Brentano has scored in the top 1% of all schools in the United States for student growth in math and reading on the NWEA assessment. NWEA is a test taken by all CPS students in the fall and spring, and the award... more

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About this school

Brentano is a high-performing neighborhood school where students love learning and where teachers love teaching. We offer a research-based curriculum at all grade levels with an emphasis on project-based learning and a commitment to educating the whole child. The Brentano approach includes performing arts, technology classes, physical education and daily recess for all students, as well as after-school options including sports, drama, dance, visual arts, coding, and robotics.

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Last modified: May 26, 2016
Last modified Brentano Elementary Math & Science Academy is a Public school that serves grades PK-8
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