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About This School

Maercker Elementary School is a public elementary school in Willowbrook. The principal of Maercker Elementary School is Ms. Brenda Babinec. 420 students attend Maercker Elementary School and are mostly Multiracial; White, non-Hispanic; and Asian/Pacific Islander. 5% of the Maercker Elementary School students are "limited in English proficiency." 17% of the 420 students here are classified as "economically disadvantaged", and 36% are paying reduced lunch prices. The ratio of students to teachers at Maercker Elementary School is 14:1. Mark Delay School is one of the nearest elementary schools.

Extracurricular Activities

  • Arts

    • Band
    • Chorus
    • Computer arts
    • Drawing painting
    • Theater drama
  • Languages Taught

    • French
    • Mandarin
    • Spanish
  • Sports

    • Baseball
    • Basketball
    • Cheerleading
    • Golf
    • P.E. classes
    • Rock climbing
    • Soccer
    • Tennis
    • Track
    • Volleyball

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
Multiracial 8% %
White, non-Hispanic 47% 51%
Asian/Pacific Islander 23% 22%
Asian 21% %
Black, non-Hispanic 13% 12%
Hispanic 11% 9%
Native American or Native Alaskan 0% 0.08%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0% %

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 36% 24%
Limited English proficiency 5% 6%
Economically disadvantaged 17% 18%

Community Rating & Reviews

  • (1 year ago)

    Great school. Great teachers. My kids attended this school and excelled all through school. This school prepared them well for their future years in school. They have great programs which challenge the kids to excel and do their best. Excellent education received here. Every bit just as good if not even better than the Clarendon Hills and Hinsdale school systems.

  • (3 years ago)

    because my daughter goes there. plus has great teachers and staff.

  • (4 years ago)

    Charges for bus service when tight budget first to be cut are the teachers but admin can get huge raises poor communication hidden agendas (great teachers though)

  • (5 years ago)

    I have 2 sons who attend schools in the Maercker School District and I feel the district could do a better job! I am a very dedicated parent and attend school meetings and functions however you don't get the same dedcation from the teachers!

  • (10 years ago)

    My son has attended Maercker School for 3 years now and will be following up at Westview Hills. I absolutely love the school the teachers and the Principal and look forward to continuing in this district for the next 3 years. The teachers are very attentive to what is going on with the children and the children are actually challenged and not just running through it. The staff makes sure that the children are up to speed however want to make sure that they are consistantly advancing and not sitting idle. Thank you Maerker for all you do.

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