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School leader:  Millicent L Clyburn
10740 South Calhoun Ave
Chicago, IL 60617

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BASIC INFORMATION

  • Dress policy
    Dress code
  • Transportation
    Buses / vans provided for students
  • Coed / Single gender
    Mixto
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PROGRAMS & CULTURE

  • Arts
    Drawing / Sketching
  • Sports
    Basketball, Cheerleading
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18 reviews

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Recent Comments


Overall:
Submitted by a community member · December 15, 2015
Bright Elementary School has been under the new administration of Alicia Lewis for the past two years. During this time, Bright school has grown and prospered! The school went from a Level 3 to a Level 2 school in 6 months; which, is not easy!... more

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Submitted by a parent · September 10, 2013
This school could be better if staff and parents work together...There is a little parent involvement...We do not have a permanent principal, and we do not know for how long this will be...

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Submitted by a parent · January 08, 2013
Intolerable principal scares teachers away. Every year. This is how it goes: principal begins "dropping in" unannounced at a classroom. She tells the teacher that she does not know how to teach and that she is "concerned." Next, principal begins... more

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Submitted by a parent · November 08, 2012
Worst principal ever at Orville T. Bright Elementary in Chicago. O.T. Bright has had excellent teachers even Golden Apple Award winners and some Nationally Board Certified teachers. Unfortunately, we have lost every single one of these great... more

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Bright Elementary School
10740 South Calhoun Ave, Chicago, IL  60617
Rating: 2 out of 5 based on 18 reviews. (773) 535-6215
Last modified Bright Elementary School is a Public school that serves grades PK-8. It has received a GreatSchools rating of 3 out of 10 based on academic quality.
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