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School leader:  Sarah Givens
301 Parke Street
Gary, IN 46403

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24 reviews

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Submitted by a parent · September 16, 2015
My child was there from kindergarten to second grade. I did not particularly care for how Ms. Givens ran the school but I must admit she means well and has a good heart. She wants the best for her students and expects the best .The teachers are... more

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Submitted by a parent · August 01, 2014
Ms. Ramsey is the best Kindergarten Teacher in the Country. The students learn so fast. The students are reading full books.

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Submitted by a parent · April 25, 2014
Banneker is the best school in the city of Gary Indiana hands down students who attended this School are successful. It is very hard work but in the end there's a huge benefit to our children. Life is tough so if you want to excel school must be... more

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Submitted by a parent · April 21, 2014
The school is operated like a prison, the children care not allowed to talk during lunch and if they talk they have detention. The students have too much homework on a daily basis, including the weekend and holiday, it takes my child at least 3... more

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Last modified: September 16, 2015
Last modified Benjamin Banneker Achievement Center is a Public school that serves grades K-8. It has received a GreatSchools rating of 6 out of 10 based on academic quality.
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