My son went through this school from 4K through 4th grade and Christine Slawson is absolutely fabulous as a special ed. teacher. The regular ed. teachers could use more instruction on how to deal with children with autism, (having more compassion and understanding), but overall, we had a great experience and my son is doing well in 5th grade at Eastview Elementary School (they separated the two grades, 5th and 6th and placed them at Eastview now as an intermediate school). Christine takes the time to understand every child and their individual needs and tailors a program based on those needs. She also has a huge library of books for parents to check out. Their sensory room has plenty of equipment and Angie Schubert, O. T. Has been such an advocate for our son. We now have Kevin Vissona at Eastview as a special ed teacher and he is very good too.
Central-Denison is fine if your child does really well in school. Essentially if they would do well anywhere they will do well here. If your child struggles or has special needs this district is TERRIBLE. Its not just one school, its the administration that is very controlling and absolutely terrible. It's like they don't want any child that has extra needs in their school so they try to force them out.
My daughter is the preschool program here, and she absolutely loves it! The teacher is very sweet, affectionate, loving, patient and creative. The class sizes are small, and there is lots of parent involvement.
I am so impressed with Central Denison Elementary School. The principal is so hands on with the children and the school program. She makes every child feel important and successful. It is a warm and nurturing building with so much energy. My child was a transfer student and felt like the school was his home within weeks. The size is perfect and the teachers are amazing. They bring so much to the classrooms. My child not only thrived with the curriculum but felt so successful and confident as a student, that he was able to soar academically. Thank You Central Denison your a wonderful school and make every child feel important!
I Love this school! We were previously living in Crystal Lake, Illinois. this school is MUCH BETTER! The class sizes are smaller, so the teachers are more interested and creative and less stressed out. the principal is incredibly efficient and attentive. I have thouroughly enjoyed every year my son has attended!
Central-Dension is an awesome school, I absolutely loved it. I went there for grades 1st through 5th and every moment of my time that was spent there was great! The staff members are very caring and supportive, and there are lots of extracurricular programs to get involved in. I would highly advice anyone to put their children into this school.
The teachers and other support staff have a wonderful team attitude, and they make every kid feel special and capable and welcome.
We rencenly moved away from Lake Geneva and the thing I miss the most is Central-Dennison. The dedication of the entire staff can not be matched. I felt like this school was an extension of my home and I knew everyday that my children were loved, well cared for and getting the best treatment I could ask. Thank you Central Dennison.
i am very pleased with the staff and families at this school. i switched from the small school on snake road and hwy 50 and am amazed at how much better the education is at central-denison. great school!
Is the best school in the world. plus the other great school is middle school, my 2 kids are in the high honer roll. what esle can i want there? 2 lucky kids to have a school like yours.
This school, is what every parent is looking for in an education for their children. Not only do they have small class sizes, exceptionally educated progressive teachers, but also charater counts in this school. There is diversity and harmony under one roof. They have it right here and this school should be reconized for it! This is a five star plus!
This school is excellent!! The teachers really care about the students and the curriculum is very good. The classroom sizes are small, which is good.
In my opinion and seeing the progress my child is achieving is amazing. The cirriculim this school has to offer is excellent. One of my relatives who is one year older than my child has not achieved the academic level my child has already. My child looks forward to learning and the extra activities the school has to offer that includes parent involvements. I have decided not to move out of the school district just so my child can keep attending Central-Denison.
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