Douglas Taylor Elementary School
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As a literacy and writting magnet cluster school, Douglas Taylor Elementary will involve the total community (students, parents, staff and community members) in creating and implementing an educational program emphasizing reading that will enable each student to develop their potentials to the fullest extent possible.

Please pardon our dust, we are in the process of finishing updating our website along with a Spanish version. Our Events page is up to date, but the website overall is still being updated, check back for more details.


News and Announcements

Taylor Elementary will have a book fair from 04/08/2013 going thru 04/11/2013. For More information, please click here.

11/02/2012 Taylor Elementary will have its annual Family Math, Music and SES Night on 11/07/2012 from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. For more information, please click here.

11/02/2012 Taylor Elementary will have a book fair from 11/13/2012 going thru 11/20/2012. For More information, please click here.

10/31/2012 Happy Halloween!

10/29/2012 September 2012 Students of the month

10/27/2012 Taylor Elementary Girls Cross Country Qualifying Race meets at 8:30 a.m. The location will be Washington Park.

10/24/2012 The Taylor Elementary 7th and 8th grade Soccer Team defeated Gallistel Elementary 5-0. The team remains undefeated, congratulations to Mr. Flaherty and the team for their achievement.

06/2012 A message from First Lady Michelle Obama, please click here


Grades and Attendance

You can check your child's academic progress and attendance by visiting the CPS Parent Portal. Please note, you will need your student's CPS ID number and school-issued pin. Please call (773) 535-6240 if you have any questions or visit the CPS Parents Resources page.


Contact Us

If you have any questions, please contact us at (773) 535-6240
Douglas Taylor Elementary School
9912 s Avenue H
Chicago, IL 60617
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Dr. William Truesdale

Assistant Principal:
Urbano Adrianzen

(773) 535-6240

(773) 535-6232
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