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K-5
Public district
Rockford, IL
Students enrolled: 317
 

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4949 Marion Avenue
Rockford, IL 61108

(815) 229-2830
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July 23, 2013
The teachers, staff and kids at this school are wonderful. Everybody works together to make each day a positive experience. The kids learn and have fun. Thompson also has a large portion of Special Education students, and they get personal attention and care. The school itself is located in a nice middle-class neighborhood. I would recommend this school to anyone in the area with elementary age kids.

- submitted by a teacher

May 29, 2013
I do not care for this school. The secretary is VERY rude and unhelpful. She does not relay messages. The 2nd grade teachers is always screaming at the kids and saying rude remarks. My daughter loved school until she went into 2nd grade. What is this teaching our children? Not to like school because their teachers " are mean to them"?

- submitted by a parent

December 16, 2009
I am not impressed with the Rockford School system with ONE exception: Thompson is a WONDERFUL SCHOOL. This school has been great from the 80s when I attended to now, as my kids attend. The principal is great and the teachers are supberb. This is the only public elementary school I would recommend in Rockford.

- submitted by a parent

April 07, 2009
Wonderful principal, who cares a great deal for the students. Teachers are top of the line!

- submitted by a community member

August 12, 2005
i rate this school very highly when it comes to an academic level. all 3 of my children have gone (still attending) to this school and i would recommend this school to anyone coming into our school district!!

- submitted by a parent

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A C Thompson Elementary School
4949 Marion Avenue, Rockford, IL  61108
(815) 229-2830
Last modified A C Thompson Elementary School is a Public school that serves grades K-5. It has received a GreatSchools rating of 4 out of 10 based on academic quality.
A C Thompson Elementary School Rating: 4 out of 5 based on 7 reviews. Top