SKINNER ELEMENTARY SCHOOL

Go back
111 S THROOP ST
CHICAGO, IL 60607
Visit this school's website
Phone: 773-534-7790
School Information
  • GreatSchools Rating: 10
  • Educational Climate: Above Average
  • Technology Measure: Low
  • Type: Public
  • Grades: Preschool - 8th Grade
  • District: City Of Chicago Sd 299
  • Students/Teacher: 19:1
  • Students/Grade: 70
  • Number Students: 700
  • Number Teachers: 60
  • Instructional Expense/Pupil: 6463
  • Poverty Level: 16 - 29.9 PERCENT
  • Principal: Ms Deborah Clark
  • 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 (76 ratings)
Maximum Rating: 5




    School Reviews (65 Reviews)
    Page 2 of 13
    Other Review | Rating:
    Posted 2014-03-25
    "Skinner is a very smart school and I have totally learned so many things here but it is totally a bullying school. I currently am in 8th grade and there is so much drama in every grade literally including the first graders. Many of the staff can be very rude and are always disrespectful when I ask them simple questions like, "Is there a ice pack anywhere?" Which by the way there is no icepacks and no nurses in the school. There is just negative vibes as you get higher and higher in each grade. Also there is many fights and not strict rules and the worse punishment is you get some is some "yellow slip" that doesn't really give a big impression. It's a great elementary school but I do NOT think its a great middle school. I did learn a lot though!"
    Parent Review | Rating:
    Posted 2013-12-07
    "My daughter just transferred to Skinner this fall and I am very impressed! For the first time in her school career, she is actually being challenged. Her teachers are caring, effective and professional. She has made many friends and her schoolmates welcomed her with open arms. I am thankful that my child has the opportunity to be attending Skinner West. I am hopeful that my son will soon be joining her. This is an excellent school!"
    Other Review | Rating:
    Posted 2013-11-09
    "I graduated from here in June and got into Payton! The academics are challenging here which made my transition smooth at Payton. I loved the diversity and sports offered here. Teachers were great . I never seen any bullying take place so no vlue about what others said below. I met a lot of cool friends and people. I was in the classical program. I will always love Skinner West!"
    Other Review | Rating:
    Posted 2013-11-02
    "I attended Skinner many moons ago, and I'm definately in agreement with the fact that things have changed since. I will say this, Skinner, to me, was by far the BEST school I attended. The teachers were great, and brought out what ever talent you had. Artistically, verbally, mentally. Whatever you were good at, they pushed you to be better Skinner is an exceptional school and any parent who is lucky enough to have a child attend, will see exactly what I'm talking about. As far as bullying goes, that's everywhere.....so teach your child right from wrong, so they don't follow what other children do. Teachers are with your children for a portion of the day. They can't do it all by themselves. It takes a village people. Be cautious of who your children are around. I'm POSITIVE that they are not picking up the bullying tendencies and bad language from the teachers!!!!!"
    Parent Review | Rating:
    Posted 2013-08-30
    "Bullying is OUT OF CONTROL HERE!!! Teachers do nothing, year after year. This is an ongoing issue. My son has been hit, pinched, called names-the teacher tells him "not to tattle". Disgusting"
    Page 2 of 13
    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
    Siri Bhumnugkij
    CENTURY 21 S.G.R., Inc.
    312.­326.2121
    1823 S. Michigan Ave.
    Chicago, IL 60616
    Vladimir Kolev
    CENTURY 21 Rainbo Realty, Inc.
    773.­631.2400
    7113 West Higgins
    Chicago, IL 60656
    Pongpat Chingchitr
    CENTURY 21 S.G.R., Inc.
    312.­326.2121
    1823 S. Michigan Ave.
    Chicago, IL 60616
    Phyllis Peters
    CENTURY 21 McMullen Real Estate, Inc.
    773.­631.8300
    6400 N. Northwest Highway
    Chicago, IL 60631
    Jairo Ortega
    CENTURY 21 S.G.R., Inc.
    312.­326.2121
    1823 S. Michigan Ave.
    Chicago, IL 60616
    Juan Muniz
    CENTURY 21 Grande Realty, Ltd
    708.­867.5454
    4728 North Harlem
    Harwood Heights, IL 60706
    Lorena Mondragon
    CENTURY 21 S.G.R., Inc.
    312.­326.2121
    1823 S. Michigan Ave.
    Chicago, IL 60616
    Ralph Snider
    CENTURY 21 McMullen Real Estate, Inc.
    773.­631.8300
    6400 N. Northwest Highway
    Chicago, IL 60631
    Judith Golnick
    CENTURY 21 McMullen Real Estate, Inc.
    773.­631.8300
    6400 N. Northwest Highway
    Chicago, IL 60631
    Jonathan Mallett
    CENTURY 21 Rainbo Realty, Inc.
    773.­631.2400
    7113 West Higgins
    Chicago, IL 60656
    Laura Lopez
    CENTURY 21 Affiliated
    773.­282.8100
    5860 W. Irving Park Road
    Chicago, IL 60634
    Olga Lopez
    CENTURY 21 Affiliated
    773.­847.5100
    6516 W. Archer Avenue
    Chicago, IL 60638
    Natasha Hendrix
    CENTURY 21 Affiliated
    773.­667.6666
    5200 South Harper Avenue
    Chicago, IL 60615
    Anna Chlastawa
    CENTURY 21 Rainbo Realty, Inc.
    773.­631.2400
    7113 West Higgins
    Chicago, IL 60656
    Salmah Tayabee
    CENTURY 21 S.G.R., Inc.
    312.­326.2121
    1823 S. Michigan Ave.
    Chicago, IL 60616
    Sylwia Rzedzian
    CENTURY 21 Affiliated
    773.­282.8100
    5860 W. Irving Park Road
    Chicago, IL 60634
    Karthik Nagarur
    CENTURY 21 Universal Real Estate
    530.­220.0361
    7300 N. Western Avenue
    Chicago, IL 60645
    Griselda Anderson
    CENTURY 21 Affiliated
    773.­275.0300
    4528 N. Lincoln
    Chicago, IL 60625
    Ndawi B. Okeke
    CENTURY 21 Universal Real Estate
    773.­368.8829
    7300 N. Western Avenue
    Chicago, IL 60645
    Frankie Rodriguez
    CENTURY 21 McMullen Real Estate, Inc.
    773.­631.8300
    6400 N. Northwest Highway
    Chicago, IL 60631
    Dong Lee
    CENTURY 21 S.G.R., Inc.
    312.­326.2121
    1823 S. Michigan Ave.
    Chicago, IL 60616
    Joy Gilbert
    CENTURY 21 Universal Real Estate
    773.­968.8717
    7300 N. Western Avenue
    Chicago, IL 60645
    Nico Krajecki
    CENTURY 21 McMullen Real Estate, Inc.
    773.­631.8300
    6400 N. Northwest Highway
    Chicago, IL 60631
    Haydee Salamanca
    CENTURY 21 McMullen Real Estate, Inc.
    773.­631.8300
    6400 N. Northwest Highway
    Chicago, IL 60631