Carter School of Excellence

Welcome to Carter School of Excellence

We are an exceptional community committed to inspiring students at Carter School of Excellence to develop creativity, curiosity and critical thinking skills. We strive to prepare our students academically and socially to thrive in an ever expanding global society. With integrity, students will push beyond their known limits to become trailblazers within their generation and generations to come. We will establish trust among students, families, staff and community partners. All children at Carter School of Excellence will receive equal access to opportunities for success.

Pre K-8

Carter School of Excellence

5740 S. Michigan Ave.
Chicago, IL 60637

Enrollment: 416
A Level 1 CPS Neighborhood School

Upcoming Events

Open House!

​Open house will be held on September 26 from 4:15-5:15pm! 

No School!

​There will be no school on October 8, 2018 in observance of Columbus Day! 

End of Quarter 1

​The quarter will end on Thursday, November 1. 

Latest News

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

Carter Wins Emerald City One Fund Grant!

​Carter has been awarded with the Emerald City One Fund Grant! This grant provides a free performance along with a free book to low-income CPS schools! 

September Attendance Awareness Month

​September will be a month of attendance awareness here at Carter! It is our goal to educate students and parents on the importance of attendance. Look out for an attendance awareness bag that...

Back-to-school Backpack Distribution!

 AUSL has received a donation of backpacks and school supplies for every student in the elementary schools!  All K-7th graders will get a backpack full of school supplies (from Cradles 2...