School Details

Burr Oak Academy

1441 West 124th Street, Calumet Park, IL 60827
(708) 824-3090
NR

(out of 10)

Public Grades PK-2 420 students 19 students/teacher (IL avg is 17)

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About this school

Burr Oak Academy is a public elementary school in Calumet Park. The principal of Burr Oak Academy is Mr. Andrew Maisonneuve. 420 students go to Burr Oak Academy and identify primarily as Black, non-Hispanic; Hispanic; and Multiracial. 0.7% of the Burr Oak Academy students have "limited English proficiency." 18% of the 420 students here are classified as "economically disadvantaged", and 87% get reduced lunch prices. The ratio of students to teachers at Burr Oak Academy is 19:1. Burr Oak Elementary School is one of the nearest elementary schools.

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
Black, non-Hispanic 75% 77%
Hispanic 22% 20%
Multiracial 2% 1%
White, non-Hispanic 1.0% 1%
Asian/Pacific Islander 0.2% 0%
Native American or Native Alaskan 0% 0%
Asian 0% %
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0% 0%

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 87% 85%
Limited English proficiency 0.7% 11%
Economically disadvantaged 18% 62%

Community ratings & reviews

  • (8 years ago)

    My son's Kindergarten teacher was Mrs. Smith. she is a wonderful teacher. After reading the reviews from other parents I am happy to see a positive review for Miss Humphrey the first grade teacher because that is my son's class assignment for next this school year. Thumbs Up!

  • (9 years ago)

    My son Zachary Frost has been attending Burr Oak Academy since he was in Pre-school. I think the staff is wonderful. I would like to thank the teaches for doing a wonderful job with all the children. Linda Grant

  • (10 years ago)

    My son goes to Burr Oak Academy and he is doing so well. I commend and respect his 1st grade tecaher Ms. Humpfrey and his 2nd grade teacher Ms. Luckett for his continued learning. Thank you April Thompson!

  • (10 years ago)

    My son Stanley Johnson currently attends Burr Oak. I think it is a wonderful school Stanley has some learning difficulties and the teachers at Burr Oak put him through a very thorough screening. I thought that was very beneficial to me and him to find out if he had any pshyological physical or mental disbilities. Stanley is currently seeing a speech therapist and he is talking better each day. His teacher Mrs. Hartley follows up with me in letters and also emails she a wonderful teacher as well. Thank You Burr Oak for being a wonderful school with excellent teachers and staff!

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