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About This School

Mark Twain Elementary School is a public middle school in Niles. The principal of Mark Twain Elementary School is Ms. Nichole Gross. 366 students go to Mark Twain Elementary School and identify primarily as Black, non-Hispanic; Asian/Pacific Islander; and Asian. 15% of the Mark Twain Elementary School students have "limited English proficiency." 34% of the 366 students here are classified as "economically disadvantaged", and 51% have subsidized lunches. The ratio of students to teachers at Mark Twain Elementary School is 19:1. Montessori Academy Of Illinois Ltd is one of the nearest middle schools.

Extracurricular Activities

  • Arts

    • Band
    • Chorus
    • Drawing painting
    • Orchestra
    • Theater drama
  • Languages Taught

    • Spanish
  • Sports

    • Basketball
    • Field hockey
    • P.E. classes
    • Rock climbing
    • Soccer
    • Softball
    • Tennis
    • Ultimate Frisbee
    • Volleyball

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
Black, non-Hispanic 7% 5%
Asian/Pacific Islander 50% 36%
Asian 46% %
White, non-Hispanic 25% 36%
Hispanic 21% 20%
Multiracial 0.8% %
Native American or Native Alaskan 0.3% %
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0% %

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 51% 34%
Limited English proficiency 15% 15%
Economically disadvantaged 34% 32%

Community Rating & Reviews

  • (9 years ago)

    Very good school - friendly qualified teachers good academic programs opportunity to learn music & arts. not much in sports but other than that a well rounded academic program. Very safe environment. Parent involvement in extracurricular activities - PTO International nights TLC (afterschool) program. My daughters love their teachers. Thanks Mrs. Bongiorno Mrs. Perelgut Mrs. Harnack Mrs. Harty Ms. Fischer Ms. Achille Mrs. Ruck Ms. B. Good programs to encourage kids to Read more.

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