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Acero - PFC Omar E. Torres

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Torres, which opened in 2008, serves nearly 600 students from kindergarten to eighth grade. It earned a Level 1+ SQRP rating in 2017. NWEA Reading growth scores reached the 80th percentile in 2017 and Math attainment was at the 86th percentile, reflecting a rigorous curriculum and individualized approach. Students can participate in athletics, mathletes and student council.


At Acero Schools, our mission is transforming minds through academic empowerment and success. We provide a strong academic foundation for students at the elementary level to help them master the fundamental skills necessary for success in high school and beyond.

The Chicago Blackhawks provide our students with various educational opportunities through our P.E. teacher Javier Lopez.