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

Hispanic Heritage Celebration!

Lewis’ annual Hispanic Heritage Celebration will take place on Thursday, May 9th from 4:00-5:30pm. Please bring the entire family to enjoy an evening celebrating the rich history and culture of Spanish speaking countries! We will enjoy dancing, snacks, crafts, and more! See you there!

No School on Memorial Day!

There will be no classes on Monday, May 27th, 2019 in honor of the Memorial Day Holiday. Classes will resume on Tuesday, May 28th, 2019. We wish all our families a happy and safe long holiday weekend!

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%

April 100% Attendance Student Incentive: Talent Show!

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!

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, May 9th, 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...