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 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 2018-2019 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.

October 2018 Attendance Incentive Calendar

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​Click here to view our October Attendance Incentive Calendar to see all the awesome events we have happening in October! 

Carter Wins Emerald City One Fund Grant!

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​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

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​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 will be sent home the first week of school! 

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