Piccolo is a neighborhood elementary school that provides a continuum of services including, but not limited to Bilingual Education Programs K-5, ESL, Special Education Program services, and World Language Program (Spanish). Piccolo has a PAC and a BAC that serve as the voice of Piccolo parents and community in conjunction with the LSC and Instructional Leadership Team.

 

School Rating ?

Level 1 ?

GOOD STANDING

School Grades

PK,K-8

# of Students

603

Governance

District ?

Faculty


Ms.Heather B Pusatcioglu
Principal

Heather Pusatcioglu
Assistant Principal

Erin Lauesen
Dean of Students

Hours


8:45 AM - 3:45 PM
School Hours
8:25 AM
Earliest Drop Off

 

Public Transit


CTA Bus
70

Demographics ?


Asian
0.0%
Black
43.1%
Hispanic
55.1%
White
0.7%
Other
1.2%
 0
100

Statistics ?


Low Income
79.4%
Limited English
30.2%
Mobility Rate ?
11.7%
Chronic Truancy ?
24.9%
 0
100

Kindergarten:

Full Day

Pre-K:

Full and Half Day

Bilingual Services:

Yes

Dress Code:

Yes

Attendance Boundaries:

Yes
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Refugee Services:

N/A

Title I Eligible:

Yes

Preschool Inclusive Program:

Yes

School Year 2018-2019

2018 School Progress Report

SCHOOL RATING ?
Level 1 ?
STUDENT GROWTH ?
ABOVE AVERAGE ?
STUDENT ATTAINMENT ?
AVERAGE ?
CULTURE & CLIMATE ?
WELL ORGANIZED ?
NWEA Reading Growth ?
62nd
National Average 50th percentile
NWEA Math Growth ?
81st
National Average 50th percentile

Healthy CPS
Healthy Schools Image coming soon ?

Creative Schools Certification ?
Creative Schools Image ?

Supportive Schools ?
Supportive Schools Image ?

Awards

Excelerate Award Gold ?

Student Growth By Grade Level ABOVE AVERAGE ?
Reading (percentile by grade)
3rd
62nd
4th
82nd
5th
11th
6th
46th
7th
86th
8th
72nd
All
62nd
 0
50
99
National Average
Math (percentile by grade)
3rd
95th
4th
11th
5th
90th
6th
97th
7th
19th
8th
94th
All
81st
 0
50
99
National Average
Student Attainment By Grade Level AVERAGE ?
Reading (percentile by grade)
2nd
12th
3rd
28th
4th
34th
5th
14th
6th
29th
7th
59th
8th
60th
All
32nd
 0
50
99
National Average
Math (percentile by grade)
2nd
11th
3rd
47th
4th
28th
5th
50th
6th
63rd
7th
75th
8th
77th
All
52nd
 0
50
99
National Average
School Culture and Climate Details WELL ORGANIZED ?
The 5Essentials from the My Voice, My School Survey ?
 
Involved Families: Does the school partner with families and communities? NEUTRAL
Supportive Environment: Is the school safe and supportive with high expectations? STRONG
Ambitious Instruction: Is instruction focused, challenging and engaging? VERY STRONG
Effective Leaders: Does leadership focus on results and school improvement? STRONG
Collaborative Teachers: Do teachers work well together and strive for excellence? STRONG
Parent Survey Results ?
 
School Community: Do parents feel welcome and included in the school? NOT ENOUGH DATA
Parent-Teacher Partnership: Do parents feel teachers partner with them to support student success? NOT ENOUGH DATA
Quality of Facilities: Do parents feel satisfied with the physical environment of their child's school? NOT ENOUGH DATA
Safety ?
 
Safety: Do students feel safe in and around the school building and traveling to and from school? STRONG
Behavior and Discipline ?
2017 2018 District Average
Number of out-of-school suspensions per 100 students 0.8 0.7 5.6
Percent of misconducts resulting in out-of-school suspension 45.5% 50.0% 13.5%
Average length of out-of-school suspensions 4.8 days 1.8 days 2.0 days
Other Important Metrics
2017 2018 District Average
Student attendance 96.0% 96.3% 93.3%
Teacher attendance 95.9% 96.1% 95%
Survey Response Rate
Response Rate CPS Average
Students 91.8% 81.4%
Teachers 76.1% 79.9%
Parents < 30% 35.6%

You can find more information about the measures used in this report on the CPS web site.

The State of Illinois Report Card for this school can be viewed at the State Report Card web site.

Program Application Requirements

Open Enrollment

Deadline:  12/14/2018
Grades Served: K-8
Application Requirements
None
Selections
Students who live within the school's attendance boundary can be enrolled automatically and do not have to apply. Contact the school for registration instructions.

Students who live outside of the school's attendance boundary must submit a Choice Elementary Schools application between October and December. Available seats, if any, are filled via computerized lottery. Priority is given to applicants with a sibling who is currently enrolled in the school in grade K-7, and who will remain enrolled in the school for the coming school year.
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How to Apply
Students who live outside of the school's attendance boundary can apply online or via paper Choice Elementary Schools application by visiting go.cps.edu.
School-Wide Programs and Models
  • After School All-Stars 
  • Early Childhood Program 
  • Kindergarten 
Creative
  • Art Studio 
  • Choir/Chorus 
  • Dance 
  • Drama 
  • Drawing 
  • Step Dance 
Health and Wellness
  • Crisis Intervention Services 
  • First Aid Training 
  • Physical Education 
  • Recess Daily 
  • School-based Dental Services 
  • Targeted Interventions 
Parent and Community
  • ESL Workshops 
  • Family Nights 
  • Parent Advocacy 
  • Safety Workshops 
Scholastic
  • Bilingual Support 
  • Chess Team 
  • City Year 
  • Homework Help 
  • Supplemental Educational Services (SES) Tutoring 
  • Tutoring 
Sports and Fitness
  • 16” Softball 
  • Baseball 
  • Boys’ Basketball 
  • Boys’ Cross Country 
  • Boys’ Soccer 
  • Boys’ Track 
  • Boys’ Volleyball 
  • Chess 
  • Double Dutch 
  • Flag Football 
  • Football 
  • Girls in the Game 
  • Girls’ Basketball 
  • Girls’ Soccer 
  • Girls’ Track 
  • Girls’ Volleyball 
  • Pom-Pon 
  • Softball 
Performance
Report Name Date Download
School Quality Rating Report 2018
Elementary School Progress Report - English 2018
Elementary School Progress Report - Spanish 2018
School Quality Rating Report 2017
Elementary School Progress Report - English 2017
Elementary School Progress Report - Spanish 2017
School Quality Rating Report 2016
Elementary School Progress Report - English 2016
Elementary School Progress Report - Spanish 2016
School Quality Rating Report 2015
Elementary School Progress Report - English 2015
Elementary School Progress Report - Spanish 2015
School Quality Rating Report 2014
Financial
Report Name Date Download
School Segment Report 2010
Building
Report Name Date Download
6 Month Asbestos Report Fall 2018
Asbestos Inspection Report 2016
Accessibility Summary Report 2014-2015
Facility Assessment Summary Report 2014-2015
Facility Assessment Detail Report 2014-2015
Education Facilities Master Plan 2013
Other
Report Name Date Download
My Voice, My School Parent/Guardian Survey 2017
My Voice, My School Parent/Guardian Survey 2016
My Voice, My School Parent/Guardian Survey 2015
My Voice, My School Parent/Guardian Survey 2014
Continuous Improvement Work Plan (CIWP) 2018-2020
Continuous Improvement Work Plan (CIWP) 2016-2018
Healthy CPS Report 2018
Healthy CPS Report 2017
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