Melzer School

9400 Oriole Ave, Morton Grove, IL 60053 | (847) 965-7474
  • Grades: PK-6
  • Student Enrollment: 416
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2.5 out of 5 | 3 Reviews
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
Additional Contact Information
  • Principal or Admin: Scott Paul
School District Details

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 416
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 26.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 16.0
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 212 (51.0%)
  • Females: 194 (46.6%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 37 (8.9%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 62 (14.9%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 99 (23.8%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Melzer School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian10.2%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Melzer School
  Number Percent
1st Grade5012.0%
2nd Grade5012.0%
3rd Grade4911.8%
4th Grade307.2%
5th Grade419.9%
6th Grade368.7%
Attendance, Graduation, and Dropout Rates (2010)
Attendance Rate
Source: IL Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

School Ratings and Reviews

Overall Rating: 2.5

2.5 out of 5 | 3 Reviews
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3 reviews for Melzer School

  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on February 09, 2010
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • The school has a nice facility and clean environment, but a very disorganized and apathetic staff. I always feel like programming is slapped together and some of the staff just wants a pay check. Not a big investment in children as far as I can see. Disappointing management of traffic of parents and children coming into school. Many parents have said they feel like an unwanted annoyance.
  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on January 25, 2010
  • Rating: 1 (1 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • This school is HORRIBLE! The leadership is full of themselves and treat their students poorly. It took 2 weeks to talk to someone over and issue after many phone calls and even going there.
    My child had a horrible time there!!!
  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on November 04, 2009
  • Rating: 1 (1 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • Very poor principal leadership. No on ground security measures & poor teacher supervision of students. Horrible school & lack of discipline provides a poor learning environment. A student almost knocked me out with a steel door ON PURPOSED! Made eye contact with me and purposely ran into the door to hit me & my disabled daughter! I AM DISGUSTED!

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