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: 360
A 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 2019-2020 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.

November Attendance Incentive Calendar

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​Please click here to view the November 2019 calendar! 

October Attendance Incentive Calendar

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​Please click here to view the latest attendance incentive calendar! You won’t want to miss this! 

Attendance Awareness

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​Here at Carter, September is Attendance Awareness Month! We are focusing on understanding why attendance matters and making sure we are at school everyday! 

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