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W J Zahnow Elementary School

Public | PK-1 | 427 students

 

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Posted December 22, 2010

I have two children at this school. It is very small and cramped. The teachers are horrible to the children. I have had many sleepless nights over sending my kids here. My child just informed me that she was vomited on today and I was never notified. Not even a courtesy note. If you are on the fence about sending your child to this school, heed my warning.
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Posted January 24, 2008

I have six children , 2 are graduated from Zahnow, 4 are currently attending Zahnow. I cannot tell you how many times I have recommended the school to others. I have never had problems that were not easily resolved, the Principal, teachers & staff are wonderful! Highly recommended!
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Student ethnicity

Ethnicity This school State average
White 99% 51%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0% 0%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander 0% 4%
Black 0% 18%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 0% 0%
Hispanic 0% 24%
Two or more races 0% 3%
Source: NCES, 2011-2012

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301 Hamacher Street
Waterloo, IL 62298
Phone: (618) 939-3458

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