Lewis School of Excellence

Welcome to Lewis School of Excellence

The Lewis School of Excellence empowers students to create positive change in their lives, their communities, and the world by providing rigorous instruction in a nurturing environment. Our school community takes pride in leadership development, allowing students to excel in college, careers, and beyond.

Pre K-8

Lewis School of Excellence

1431 N. Leamington Avenue
Chicago, IL 60651

Enrollment: 480
2018-2019 Goals:
Attendance 2018 Goal: 96.5%
On-Track Data 2018 Goal: 60%

Upcoming Events

Spooky Mansion!

Lewis School of Excellence is excited to host our annual 8th-Grade-created Spooky Mansion! Join us after school on Tuesday, October 30th, from 4-5pm for some frights and fun in a Spooky Mansion designed and created by our very own 8th Graders! The entrance fee is $2, which will benefit our middle school trips for the year, and students who are in K-5th must come with a parent. We hope to see you there!

Attendance: On the Rise to 96.5!!!

Thank you Lewis Families for helping us get to 96.5% attendance last year! We are back at it again, so let’s aim high and go for our goal!

2018-19: Attendance Goal: 96.5%

October 100% Attendance Student Incentive: Ice Cream Social!

Each Monday, we will also host a Raffle Prize Giveaway of a Tuesday Dress Down Day for classes with 100% attendance! Be sure to come to school every day to try to win!

Middle School Homecoming Dance!

Lewis School will be hosting a homecoming dance for our Middle Schoolers on Thursday, November 1st, from 4-6pm. We invite all middle school students able to participate in an evening full of dancing, refreshments, and celebrating our Lewis PRIDE!

Latest News

Below you will find information about Lewis School of Excellence’s activities, milestones, and events.

Quarter 1 Parent Walk Through!

Come see our scholars in action at our Quarter 1 Parent Walk Through! Join us at school on Thursday, October 18th, from 9:00am-10:30am, as we tour the school, visit classrooms, and discuss Lewis’...

Lewis Lions Football!

Congratulations to our Lewis Lions football team, who won their first game of the season against Morton, 20-12! We hope to have you join us as we cheer our athletes on at our...

Personalized Learning Teacher Profile: Ms. Stump

​We are so excited to be introducing Personalized Learning within our classrooms this school year. At Lewis School of Excellence, we believe if students have more voice & ownership over their learning, they...