Nelson serves more than 580 K-6th graders living in Niles and Morton Grove. One of East Maine District 63's seven schools, it supports academic, social, emotional, and physical growth. Nelson students attend D63's Gemini Junior High and then Maine East High School. At Nelson, we celebrate diversity and focus on the whole child. Our educators care deeply about helping students succeed; we provide rigorous, differentiated instruction based on the Common Core State Standards.