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

Family Literacy Night!

Lewis’ annual Family Literacy Night will take place on March 28th from 4:15-5:45pm. Please bring the entire family to our amusement park-themed evening celebrating the joy of reading! We will be offering literacy-themed games, activities, performances, snacks, and more! See you there!

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%

March 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!

Spring Break!

Spring Break is fast approaching at Lewis, and our scholars are ready to work hard and push themselves all the way up to vacation time! Chicago Public Schools’ Spring Break vacation will be Monday, April 15th through Friday, April 19th. There will be no school during that entire week. Classes will resume Monday, April 22nd. We hope everyone has a safe and enjoyable break!

Latest News

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

PAC Meeting: March 21st!

Lewis’ Parent Advisory Committee Meeting will take place on Thursday, March 21st from 9:00-10:00am this month in Room 111. We look forward to seeing all committee members there! For more information on joining...

Bilingual Advisory Committee Meeting!

Our next Bilingual Advisory Committee meeting will be on Thursday, March 14th, 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. Torres!

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