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

Holidays Around the World Assembly!

Lewis School of Excellence’s annual Holidays Around the World Assembly is coming up! The student performance will be on Thursday, December 20th and the parent performance will be on Friday, December 21st from 2:00-3:45PM. This year, we will be featuring educational performances from several different countries around the world’s holidays they celebrate in the month of December or throughout Winter time. We hope to see you there!

Winter Break!

Lewis School of Excellence’s Winter Break will fall between December 24, 2018 and January 4, 2019. There will be no classes during this two-week period. We wish all our families a warm, safe break! Classes will resume in the new year on Monday, January 7, 2019. 

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%

November 100% Attendance Student Incentive: Movie Theatre!

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.

Turkey Raffle Giveaways!

We hope all Lewis families had a wonderful and safe Thanksgiving Holiday! We spent our last week before the break raffling off turkeys and food baskets to all families with 100% attendance. We were...

Bilingual Advisory Committee Meeting!

Our next Bilingual Advisory Committee meeting will be on Thursday, December 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...

Personalized Learning Teacher Profile: Ms. Gordon

​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...