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School leader:  Dr. Leah Kimmelman
123 North 8th Ave
Des Plaines, IL 60016

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BASIC INFORMATION

  • Before / After care
    After
  • Dress policy
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  • Transportation
    Buses / vans provided for students
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PROGRAMS & CULTURE

  • Arts
    Video and film production...
  • World languages
    American Sign Language (ASL)
  • Sports
    Basketball, Flag football, Football, Soccer, Cheerleading...
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17 reviews

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Overall:
Submitted by a community member · April 05, 2017
They have lost control. There is no discipline there and good kids are getting picked on by other students while the administration does nothing. They have been instructed by the district to let most things slide so that the school does not appear... more

Teacher effectiveness: Strongly agree
Submitted by a parent · May 07, 2016
The teachers truly try. If they were given the autonomy to teach the way they see fit rather than a forced, canned program, things would improve dramatically. It's difficult to master any one program when initiatives change too often.

Amount of homework: Disagree
Submitted by a parent · May 07, 2016
Too much busy work and not enough general skill building. The lack of reading homework is a big problem because students aren't reading much during the school day.

Overall:
Submitted by a parent · May 07, 2016
Unwelcoming to parents. There are good teachers, but the school is in need of a change in leadership.

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Last modified: April 5, 2017
Last modified Chippewa Middle School is a Public school that serves grades 6-8. It has received a GreatSchools rating of 6 out of 10 based on academic quality.
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