Marquette School of Excellence

Welcome to Marquette School of Excellence

At the Marquette School of Excellence, we are committed to providing all students access to a high quality education that embraces and enhances intercultural understanding and respect. By establishing an inclusive Marquette School community, we will build trust, provide support, and promote life-long learning and success for all students, families, and staff. We believe that every child, every day will exemplify: Scholarship, Leadership and Stewardship!

Pre K-8

Marquette School of Excellence

6550 S. Richmond St.
Chicago , IL 60629

Enrollment: 1169
A CPS Neighborhood School

Upcoming Events

Marquette Healthy School Market

Mustang Parents, please come out and enjoy receiving free fresh fruits, vegetables, and other produce. Doors opens promptly at 1:00p.m. and close at 2:30p.m. Hope to see you there!

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Latest News

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

A School, a Community Organization and a Health Care Provider Steer a New, Better Course

Marquette Elementary School, like the sturdy Chicago Lawn bungalows that surround it, can take a punch. It’s absorbed a few since opening 90 years ago, providing primary education to generations of working class...