Harvard School of Excellence

Welcome to Harvard School of Excellence

Harvard School of Excellence seeks to create a challenging learning environment that encourages high expectations for success through developmentally appropriate instruction that allows for individual differences and learning styles. Harvard is committed to providing academic and social excellence in a positive and supportive culture to produce productive citizens prepared for a global society.

Pre K-8

Harvard School of Excellence

7525 S. Harvard Ave.
Chicago , IL 60620

Enrollment: 508
A CPS Neighborhood School

Upcoming Events

Class Dojo Celebrations

​The Harvard School of Excellence ensures that a positive climate and culture is exuded daily. Students are rewarded points daily for positively behaving. These points then culminate to their overall total by the end of the month. Each month, students who have been awarded a certain amount of points are able to participate in Class Dojo Celebrations. 

Report Card Pick Up

​Report Card Pick Up will take place on November 18, 2015 from 11:00-6:00PM. We hope to see you there!

Read to Me

This program focuses on enhancing students’ reading skills. Students in grades K-3rd will be able to participate in this program once a month. 

The session dates are November 21, 2015, December 12, 2015, January 23, 2016, February 20, 2016, March 19, 2016, and April 30, 2016

Latest News

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

Donations for the Back to School Fair

This year, at our annual Back to School Fair, multiple community organizations donated gifts and prizes to students and parents. These included book bags, school supplies, gift cards, museum passes, educational games, and...

Three Consecutive Years of Growth in Attendance

​The Harvard School of Excellence has been recognized for increased student attendance for three consecutive years.

Harvard School of Excellence is a RAMP Recipient

The American School Counseling Association (ASCA) has named Harvard SOE the first elementary in the state to earn Recognized ASCA Model Program (RAMP) status! RAMP resignation is in place for a period of...