SARAH ADAMS ELEMENTARY SCHOOL

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555 OLD MILL GROVE RD
LAKE ZURICH, IL 60047
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Phone: 847-438-5986
School Information
  • GreatSchools Rating: 10
  • Educational Climate: Above Average
  • Technology Measure: High
  • Type: Public
  • Grades: Kindergarten - 5th Grade
  • District: Lake Zurich Cusd 95
  • Students/Teacher: 15:1
  • Students/Grade: 63.3
  • Number Students: 380
  • Number Teachers: 50
  • Instructional Expense/Pupil: 7603
  • Poverty Level: 6 - 15.9 PERCENT
  • Number Computers: 40
  • Principal: Ms Claudia Mall
  • 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 (16 ratings)
Maximum Rating: 5




    School Reviews (14 Reviews)
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    Parent Review | Rating:
    Posted 2012-10-09
    "I have been very happy with Sarah Adams. My daughter is extremely excited to go to school every day. She is constantly bringing home ways parents can be involved, unfortunately, reality is that many parents work and are not able to participate like I'm sure they want to. Overall, I'm very pleased with this school."
    Parent Review | Rating:
    Posted 2012-07-05
    "We moved to Lake Zurich hopping to find a better school for my kids and was not to happy with Sara Adams."
    Parent Review | Rating:
    Posted 2012-04-29
    "Things have certainly changed at Sarah Adams since the new principal has taken over, it's taken a few years for the results to be evident but here they are. Declining ratings, declining parent involvement, all because the principal has a poor attitude and doesn't care to find out how parents feel about what is happening with their children."
    Parent Review | Rating:
    Posted 2010-11-05
    "I agree that there should be a zero rating for this school! Aside from a small handful of "good" teachers, the remaining staff have poor, disrespectful attitudes towards both students and parents. They advocate parent involvement, but ignore questions or concerns. Academics are simply unacceptable - they "teach to the test" (literally) for both ISAT/state/standardized tests as well as classroom tests. Many teachers provide the questions AND the answers to tests prior to administering them (trying to ensure good scores). This school is particularly bad, but the entire district (CUSD 95) has the same problems. There is a HUGE problem with special education - unqualified teachers who don't know enough, and don't care enough to know. The district special ed. director has this same attitude, provides very poor leadership, and is disrespectful to parents."
    Parent Review | Rating:
    Posted 2010-08-18
    "I wish they had a zero stars for this school. The teacher my child had this past year had 0 interest in his learning and didn't even notify me with concerns that he was failing. It took me almost all year to get it corrected and the principal really could care less when approached with concerns. I'm very disappointed in the school and the principal and really wouldn't recommend it to anyone. The reason there is no parent involvement is they keep asking for more money and people don't have jobs to barely send the kids to school let alone donate money. For Market Day pick up is always during the day and for some working parents, they aren't going to take off work to pick up food. ."
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