Exemplify Excellence Every Day at Carter

We strive to have our parents, teachers, and community members actively involved in our students’ learning. Please visit this page often for the latest news about events, activities, and schedules at Carter School of Excellence.

Pre K-8

Carter School of Excellence

5740 S. Michigan Ave.
Chicago, IL 60637

Enrollment: 416
A Level 1+ CPS Neighborhood School

School Calendar

Keep Track of the Latest Events

Use this calendar for information about happenings at the school.

CPS Schedule

CPS School Calendars

Use the links to the right to view the CPS calendars: your guide to staying on track during the school year.

Bell Schedule

School Day Schedule

The Carter School of Excellence’s school day for the 2016-2017 school year is 8:45am-3:45pm.

Students should not arrive prior to 8:30am.

Indoor entry begins at 8:35am.

Students enter the building at 8:37 and instruction begins promptly at 8:45am.


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

June Attendance Incentive Calendar

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

Pre-K and K Transition Ceremony

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

GoCPS Communications

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

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