Gwendolyn Brooks Middle School
"Be respectful. Be responsible. Be powerful with peace."
That's the message school leaders deliver to the 600-plus students at Gwendolyn Brooks Middle School, which takes students from Hatch, Holmes, Lincoln and Whittier elementary schools.
Through a rich curriculum packed with classes in traditional study areas — as well as art and music education — teachers here are committed to closing the achievement gap between white and minority students.
- Hours: School hours: Mon - Fri, 9am - 3:30pm;Office hours: Mon - Fri, 8am - 4:30pm. Sat, Sun, closed.
- Number of students: 824
- Public/Private: Public
- Parking: Free lot, On-street: free, On-street: metered
- Number of faculty: 66
- Grade levels: 6th, 7th and 8th
- Uniforms: No
- Features: Auditorium/stage, Cafeteria, Computer lab, Library, Sports facilities