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5-8
Public
Freeport, IL
Students enrolled: 523

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1717 West Eby Street
Freeport, IL 61032

(815) 232-0340
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October 07, 2011
I have always had positive experiences with Carl Sandburg Middle School. My children have gone through there and now my grandkids are there. They have always had great teachers and really enjoyed the whole school in general.

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no rating May 10, 2010
This school is not organized, the teachers seem to not care about their students but only putting in a days work and leaving it at that. It seems that there is little to no effort put into thes children which are our future of this community. There is a lack of caring how the students end up.

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March 26, 2010
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October 09, 2009
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- submitted by a student
no rating May 29, 2009
Worst school in Freeport? On its worst day, Carl Sandburg is better than FJHS on its best. Great teachers, outstanding administration and a positive, supportive discipline structure aren't enough to overcome the myriad problems of the students whom District 145 serves, but I challenge anyone else to do better. The interweaving of discipline with counseling and social work, intended to help students make better choices day to day, is a model that other schools should follow. My guess is that the lack of windows was a tornado safety feature. But it does make the interior classrooms pretty awful to be in. In a couple of years, both Sandburg and FJHS will become 5-8 middle schools serving their respective parts of town. I'll bet that the cultures of the two schools will remain exactly the same, and that Sandburg will unavoidably become the 'good middle school' and FJHS the 'bad middle school.'

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May 22, 2009
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- submitted by a parent
May 23, 2006
Great School better then christian school because lets kids be them self instead of what people want them to be!

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December 20, 2005
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- submitted by a parent
September 22, 2005
i think this school is an ok school but behavior is not the best and disipline is horrible teachers are nice but the school is crowded and is un organized so if you don't like the stuff i listed above it's not he school for your kids

- submitted by a parent
September 06, 2005
I had some good memores at this school. I miss every one of my teachers. It is one of the best schools in Freeport.

- submitted by a former student
February 21, 2005
This is the worst school in Freeport. All of the K-4 elementary schools funnel into Carl Sandburg for 5th and 6th grade making it too crowded. There is also an architectural feature that makes the school horrible, half of the class rooms have no windows. The rooms are in 'pods' of four with the two class rooms getting windows and two going without windows.

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Carl Sandburg Middle School
1717 West Eby Street, Freeport, IL  61032
(815) 232-0340
Last modified Carl Sandburg Middle School is a Public school that serves grades 5-8. It has received a GreatSchools rating of 3 out of 10 based on academic quality.
Carl Sandburg Middle School Rating: 4 out of 5 based on 11 reviews. Top