|Grades Currently Served||CPS Rating|
|K - 8||Level 1+|
Tamayo, which opened in 2005, serves approximately 300 students in grades K-8. Tamayo earned a Level 1+ SQRP rating in 2015-2016 and again in 2016-2107, and it received an “Excelling” rating in the CPS Creative Schools Certification.
The school prides itself on a rigorous curriculum, an individualized approach and strong parent partnerships. In addition to traditional subjects, Tamayo offers an arts education that includes visual arts and music every week, as well as opportunities for dance, theater and instrument lessons. Additional academic offerings include health and fitness, coding and programming, Spanish and Social and Emotional Learning (SEL).
After school, students can participate in athletics, cooking lessons, a school musical and more. In fact, Tamayo is proud to offer 16 extra-curricular activities. Tamayo hosts monthly family events that celebrate student success and bring the community together.
Students with special needs
English language learners
Students who receive free/ reduced lunch
5135 S California Ave
Chicago, IL 60632
K - 8
14 - Edward Burke
1 - Aaron M. Ortiz
1 - Antonio Munoz