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North Chicago, IL
Students enrolled: 441

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1829 Kennedy Drive
North Chicago, IL 60064

(847) 689-6330
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December 05, 2013
My step-son has been going to this school for 2 years now. When he was in kindergarten, he had an excellent teacher and bus service. During that first school year, we had an excellent experience. Unfortunately, now that he is in first grade, things have gone far down hill. He is no longer eligible for bus service (even though he meets the criteria) and my husband and I have multiple problems with his teacher. She has been rude to our child and ourselves, and has also been yelling at him for turning in his late homework. We have asked the principle if he can switch classes and after a month, still no word about it. We are very unhappy with this school right now.

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April 12, 2012
I went to this school and i pretty much liked it, me and a few other kids helped put up the tables in the cafeteria, ms. Jones was my fav teacher this was int he early 80's when i went there.

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October 25, 2010
Hello me im a parent who has 2 childrens at Aj Katzenmaier and im a person thats respect other peoples opinions.I really have to disagreed with one of the comments about the teachers and the principal at AJ school.My girls being there for 3 years now and both are doing greats and everytime we go there to check on my girls they all are very polite and very informative about my childs progress.the teachers are very much involve and on top of everything that has to do with the childrens.My daughters use to go to waukegan schools 3 years ago and i dont want to say that waukegan school sistem is bad but my daughters feels more comfortable and has learn more than what they did back in waukegan.I just want to tell every persons involves at AJ KATZENMAIER you guys doing a great job and thank you.

- submitted by a parent

May 12, 2005
My children has attended AJK for 2 years now. AJK have teachers at the school that does not care anything about the students. I am a parent who is very involved with my children. The teachers are not informative when your child is not doing well. They say they are trying to teach the child responsibility but what they are doing is bringing the child self-esteem down. The teachers I have dealt with as well as the principal gets very upset when you inquire about your child. Their needs to be a clean-up in North Chicago school systems, starting with the Board of Education and moving to the principals.

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A J Katzenmaier Elementary School
1829 Kennedy Drive, North Chicago, IL  60064
(847) 689-6330
Last modified A J Katzenmaier Elementary School is a Public school that serves grades K-5. It has received a GreatSchools rating of 1 out of 10 based on academic quality.
A J Katzenmaier Elementary School Rating: 3 out of 5 based on 4 reviews. Top