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

Eighth Grade Graduation!

Come celebrate the graduation of our Eighth Grade Lewis Lions on Tuesday, June 18th at 10:00am. We wish all our scholars luck of their future academic endeavors, in high school, and beyond! 

Last Day of School: June 20th!

The last day of school for students for the 2018-2019 school year will be on Thursday, June 20th, 2019! Be sure to be in attendance for our last day Field Day as we celebrate another spectacular year here at Lewis! June 20th is also our annual Kindergarten End of Year Promotion Celebration! We hope all our families have a safe, relaxing summer break! See you in the Fall!

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%

May 100% Attendance Student Incentive: Game Truck!

Each Monday is a Dress Down Day for any student who had 100% Attendance the entire week prior! Be sure to come to school every day so you can earn your Monday dress down!

Latest News

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

Bilingual Advisory Committee Meeting!

Our next Bilingual Advisory Committee meeting will be on Thursday, June 13th, from 9:00 am to 10:00 am in Room 111. We look forward to seeing all committee members there! For more information on joining the...

NWEA Testing!

Lewis’ NWEA Testing window opens on Monday, May 13th, 2019. Please join all of us in wishing our scholars luck in completing and excelling in this annual standardized test! 

Lewis’ Chicago Run Team Article Feature!

Lewis’ 5th through 8th grade Chicago Run team was recently featured in an online article for website austintalks.org! Be sure to check out how our scholars celebrated their sportsmanship and athleticism through...