Exemplify Excellence Every Day at Harvard

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 Harvard School of Excellence.

Pre K-8

Harvard School of Excellence

7525 S. Harvard Ave.
Chicago , IL 60620

Enrollment: 427
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

Harvard School of Excellence. The school day begins at 8:45 a.m. Monday through Friday with Universal Breakfast. Students are dismissed at 3:45 p.m. On half days, students are dismissed at 12:15 p.m.


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

Attendance Stars

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​Congratulations to all students who have maintained perfect attendance for the months of September, October, November, and January! Your excellence has not gone unnoticed.

LearnStorm Cup Winners

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​The Harvard School of Excellence has been recognized as the first cup winners in the AUSL network for the LearnStorm challenge. Our students were in the lead for both “mastery” and “hustle”. Harvard has also been awarded with cyber cafe’s as well.

NBA Referee Reading Program

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Kudos to the Harvard School of Excellence for being recognized during several Chicago Bulls basketball games! Referees from the National Basketball Association has devoted time to read to students and the program has been a complete success!

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