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

Happy Labor Day!

There will be no school on Monday, September 3, 2018 due to the Labor Day holiday. We wish all our families and students a fun-filled last weekend of Summer! We look forward to seeing everyone for the first day of school the following day, Tuesday, September 4, 2018!

Open House!

Lewis School of Excellence’s annual Open House will be held on Thursday, September 13, 2018. Be sure to drop in to tour the school, meet your students’ teachers, and learn more about what will make this year at Lewis so great! We look forward to seeing you then!

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%

Stay tuned for the announcement of our 100% Attendance Student and Parent Incentives for September!

Each Monday, we will 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.

First Day of the 2018-2019 School Year!

The first day of attendance for students for the 2018 - 2019 school year will be Tuesday, September 4th, 2018. We look forward to seeing all of our returning students, and meeting new students as we...

Back to School Barbecue Was a Hit!

​Thank you to everyone who joined us for our annual Back to School Barbecue! We had so much fun seeing new and familiar faces, eating delicious food, and handing out free school supplies...

Personalized Learning

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