PETERSON ELEMENTARY SCHOOL

Go back
5510 N CHRISTIANA AVE
CHICAGO, IL 60625
Visit this school's website
Phone: 773-534-5070
School Information
  • GreatSchools Rating: 5
  • Educational Climate: Average
  • Technology Measure: Not Reported
  • Type: Public
  • Grades: Preschool - 8th Grade
  • District: City Of Chicago Sd 299
  • Students/Teacher: 20:1
  • Students/Grade: 85.3
  • Number Students: 853
  • Number Teachers: 42
  • Instructional Expense/Pupil: 6463
  • Poverty Level: 16 - 29.9 PERCENT
  • Principal: Mr Adam Parrott-sheffer
  • CHARTER SCHOOL
  • GIFTED AND TALENTED PROGRAMS
  • ESL
  • SPECIAL EDUCATION
  • ADVANCED PLACEMENT
  • BEFORE AND AFTER SCHOOL PROGRAMS
  • ALTERNATIVE PROGRAMS
  • YEAR ROUND CLASSES
  • VOC-TECH
  • ADULT EDUCATION
  • NCLB SCHOOL
  • BLUE RIBBON SCHOOL
  • COALITION OF ESSENTIAL SCHOOLS
  • AYP SCHOOL
  • INTERNATIONAL BACCALAUREATE
  • MAGNET SCHOOL
School Ratings & Reviews

School Ratings (40 ratings)
Maximum Rating: 5




    School Reviews (29 Reviews)
    Page 1 of 6
    Parent Review | Rating:
    Posted 2014-11-23
    "The teachers here are phenomenal! My daughter transferred here from a Catholic school and everyone has been so welcoming. The teachers have helped he r transition into this new environment. She is doing very well academically and has made new friends."
    Parent Review | Rating:
    Posted 2013-12-11
    "Peterson is an awesome, community supported school. Nothing is status quo. Each event, classroom, team, teacher, parent and organization is constantly evolving, educating and evaluating itself. It is so much fun to feel like a welcome part of this neighborhood school that profoundly embraces it's social and cultural diversity. I feel like my kids are safely getting an education that supports who they are and what they want to become."
    Parent Review | Rating:
    Posted 2013-12-11
    "Peterson Elementary is absolutely the best grade school any parent could ever want for their child. the Faculty and teaching staff are truly dedicated, passionate educators. the sense of community within the school is palpable. Kids in the same grade have a true bond with each other - and vertically - the teachers are connected - as well as older to younger kids connected through mentoring. The music program is phenomenal -- with instruction starting at 1st and 3rd grades. Many other schools don't start choir, theater or band programs will 4th, 5th or even 6th grades."
    Parent Review | Rating:
    Posted 2013-12-11
    "Peterson is a fantastic neighborhood school with fantastic dedicated teachers and caring and involved parents. There are great opportunities at the school for your child to get involved in many extra activities. I do wish that there was after school care for working parents and language classes offered but with a tight budget that's probably not possible. We had the opportunity to move into any neighborhood in Chicago to attend a school and chose Peterson for it's deep community."
    Parent Review | Rating:
    Posted 2013-09-18
    "Peterson School is what public education should be: open to everyone, striving for excellence, balancing academics with enrichment and awareness of the softer things that make life interesting, demonstrating - not just speaking about - care for others, for community, for earth. Does it have its troubles? Sure. All places do. But in the past 10 years since I have had children there, the school has had a steady cohort of inspiring teachers, involved parents, intentional collaborations all working to make things better. There's really no better way to learn, is there? Watching all the adults around you work hard to make things better allows children the freedom to make their own mistakes and work to get better. I love our school for that."
    Page 1 of 6
    Community information and market data Powered by Onboard Informatics. Copyright ©2015 Onboard Informatics. Information is deemed reliable but not guaranteed. * Based on a 30-year fixed rate of 4.75% with 20% down. The estimated payment is offered for convenience and is not an offer of credit. Due to market fluctuations, interest rates are subject to change at any time and without notice. Interest rates are also subject to credit and property approval based on secondary market guidelines. The rates shown are based on average rates for our best qualified customers. Your individual rate may vary. Rates may differ for FHA, VA or jumbo loans.
    C21 Properties In this Area C21 Offices Serving this Area C21 Agents Serving this Area
    View Agents
    Alicia OToole
    CENTURY 21 Affiliated
    773.­275.0300
    4528 N. Lincoln
    Chicago, IL 60625
    Glen Tomlinson
    CENTURY 21 Affiliated
    773.­275.0300
    4528 N. Lincoln
    Chicago, IL 60625
    Griselda Anderson
    CENTURY 21 Affiliated
    773.­275.0300
    4528 N. Lincoln
    Chicago, IL 60625
    Enri Gamez
    CENTURY 21 Affiliated
    773.­275.0300
    4528 N. Lincoln
    Chicago, IL 60625
    Nina Gaspich
    CENTURY 21 Affiliated
    773.­275.0300
    4528 N. Lincoln
    Chicago, IL 60625
    Daniel Kielbowicz
    CENTURY 21 Affiliated
    773.­275.0300
    4528 N. Lincoln
    Chicago, IL 60625
    Mary Howe
    CENTURY 21 Affiliated
    773.­275.0300
    4528 N. Lincoln
    Chicago, IL 60625
    Ser afin H errera
    CENTURY 21 Affiliated
    773.­275.0300
    4528 N. Lincoln
    Chicago, IL 60625
    Kelly Boernsen
    CENTURY 21 Affiliated
    773.­275.0300
    4528 N. Lincoln
    Chicago, IL 60625
    Bob Lieblang
    CENTURY 21 Affiliated
    773.­275.0300
    4528 N. Lincoln
    Chicago, IL 60625
    Margaret A Allen
    CENTURY 21 Affiliated
    773.­275.0300
    4528 N. Lincoln
    Chicago, IL 60625
    Michael J Allen
    CENTURY 21 Affiliated
    773.­275.0300
    4528 N. Lincoln
    Chicago, IL 60625
    Forrest Petersen
    CENTURY 21 Affiliated
    773.­275.0300
    4528 N. Lincoln
    Chicago, IL 60625
    Albert Ursini
    CENTURY 21 Affiliated
    773.­275.0300
    4528 N. Lincoln
    Chicago, IL 60625
    Nemrod Nano
    CENTURY 21 Affiliated
    847.­677.1200
    3372 W. Devon
    Lincolnwood, IL 60712
    Phillip Kneeland
    CENTURY 21 Affiliated
    847.­677.1200
    3372 W. Devon
    Lincolnwood, IL 60712
    Joseph Moll
    CENTURY 21 Marino Real Estate, Inc.
    847.­967.5500
    5800 Dempster Street
    Morton Grove, IL 60053
    Waldemar Smolinski
    CENTURY 21 McMullen Real Estate, Inc.
    773.­631.8300
    6400 N. Northwest Highway
    Chicago, IL 60631
    Brian Borbely
    CENTURY 21 Affiliated
    312.­664.2121
    303 W. Erie St.
    Chicago, IL 60654
    Maritza Soto
    CENTURY 21 Grande Realty, Ltd
    708.­867.5454
    4728 North Harlem
    Harwood Heights, IL 60706
    Beatriz Aguirre
    CENTURY 21 McMullen Real Estate, Inc.
    773.­631.8300
    6400 N. Northwest Highway
    Chicago, IL 60631
    Nahrain Michaels
    CENTURY 21 Affiliated
    847.­677.1200
    3372 W. Devon
    Lincolnwood, IL 60712
    Peter Proczek
    CENTURY 21 Affiliated
    312.­664.2121
    303 W. Erie St.
    Chicago, IL 60654
    Betsy Palumbo
    CENTURY 21 McMullen Real Estate, Inc.
    773.­631.8300
    6400 N. Northwest Highway
    Chicago, IL 60631