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

Graduation & Transition Ceremonies

​8th Grade Graduation will be from 10-11AM. PreK and Kindergarten Transition Ceremonies will be from 12-12:45PM. 

Last Day of School!

​The last day of school for students will be June 20! 

Latest News

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

June Attendance Incentive Calendar

Please click here to view all the awesome attendance incentives we have happening in June!

Pre-K and K Transition Ceremony

​Please click here to view the invitation for the Pre-K and K Transition Ceremony! 

GoCPS Communications

7th Grade families, please click here to view the GoCPS documents that will make applying to high school an easier process! ​