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
2017-2018 Goals:
Attendance 2017 Goal: 96%
MAP 2017 Goal, Growth Percentile Reading, (3rd-8th) 50%
MAP 2017 Goal, Growth Percentile, Math (3rd-8th) 35%

Upcoming Events

Attendance: On the Rise to 96!!!

Thank you Lewis Families for helping us get to 96% attendance last year! We are back at it again, so let’s aim high and go for our goal! 

2017-18: Attendance Goal: 96%

March 100% Student Attendance Incentive: Lewis Talent Show!

March 100% Parent Attendance Incentive: Raffle Prize Giveaway! 

PLUS each Monday, we will host a Raffle Prize Giveaway for classes with 100% attendance! Be sure to come to school every day to try to win!

Family Math Night!

Join us after school on Thursday, April 26th for Family Math Night! Our young mathematicians will “go for the gold” with their families in this evening dedicated to showing greatness in Math! Be sure to stop by for math games, activities, and snacks! See you there! (Family Math Night will run from 4:00 - 5:30 pm.)

Latest News

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

8th Grade Trip to St. Louis!

This year, our 8th grade students have been raising money to go to St. Louis for their Senior Trip! This is a huge opportunity and the first time our students are going on...

Arne Duncan at Lewis!

​Lewis School of Excellence was lucky enough to have been visited by former United States Secretary of Education Arne Duncan! Appointed by former President Barack Obama, Mr. Duncan served as Secretary of Education...

Black Lives Matter Marches

We were so proud of our scholars as they dedicated themselves to marching and speaking up for peace in their neighborhood last month. In honor of Black History Month, students organized Black Lives...