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PK-8
Public
Chicago, IL
Students enrolled: 495

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3542 South Washtenaw Avenue
Chicago, IL 60632

(773) 535-7226
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September 01, 2013
My school has a very community enhanced environment. NOT only do we have parent mentors, parent crossing guard's but parent volunteers on all grade levels. We open EACH year with a Brighton Park Neighborhood Council party also know as "Safe Streets" to welcome new students and families to our community and our school. We also focus on our parents needs to succeed as an individual by providing a well expanded various of programs. We are a community and a school that CARES! We take great pride to know each day is a POSITIVE, SAFE and PRODUCTIVE day of our children and us as parents.

- submitted by a parent
July 07, 2012
This school is great i went here about 10 years ago and still remember how the teachers worked with me best principal ever Mr.Morris!!!

- submitted by a community member
May 25, 2011
it is a great school where children get a great education.Teachers and other staff members take time from their personal lives to help students out in their own lives. Children can make friends easily and join many after school activities based on their hobbies. I strongly recommend Burroughs Elementary as a school for your children.

- submitted by a community member
February 11, 2011
They lack a lot of tact, and need to learn how to communicate with the parents. They do not challenge the students even when the child is clearly advanced. The teachers are slow in responding to any question in regards to the curriculum. Have not had a good relationship with them due to their lack of communication and if it wasn't because of the convenience of the location, my children would not attend this school.

- submitted by a parent
October 18, 2010
Teachers challenge thier students to be the best they can and encourage that learning is a very essential tool in todays workforce. Also they have an excellent balance between education and athletics, so the child becomes an all around student. Teachers and principal go the extra mile to get the parents involve in thier childrens activities by providing afterschool family activties such as arts and crafts, movie night, and reading nights.

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April 16, 2010
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- submitted by a parent
March 12, 2010
Burroughs school isn't a perfeect school, but it is pretty, close! The teachers are helpful and tell you if anything is wrong. The principle is understanding, and the school is just great!

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October 11, 2009
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- submitted by a community member
May 30, 2006
This is a great school with wonderful, helpful teachers! The principle is awesome!

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April 26, 2005
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Burroughs Elementary School
3542 South Washtenaw Avenue, Chicago, IL  60632
(773) 535-7226
Last modified Burroughs Elementary School is a Public school that serves grades PK-8. It has received a GreatSchools rating of 5 out of 10 based on academic quality.
Burroughs Elementary School Rating: 5 out of 5 based on 10 reviews. Top