Mission & Vision
Barry Elementary School is a Pre-Kinder thru 6th Grade neighborhood school in the heart Chicago's Hermosa Neighborhood community​

The mission of John Barry Elementary school is to view each child holistically; providing students with the necessary skills for academic success through active engagement; encouraging students to think critically, being reflective and taking ownership of their learning experiences. 

Every child in every classroom,is provided with an array of academic opportunities through a literacy-rich curriculum infused with technology and tailored to provide differentiation.