Dedicated to Promoting Academic and Social Excellence

Marquette School of Excellence works diligently to provide our students with a strong foundation for success as they strive for greatness. The Marquette staff is trained to deliver rigorous academic instruction and create a positive culture and climate.

Pre K-8

Marquette School of Excellence

6550 S. Richmond St.
Chicago , IL 60629
773-535-9260

Enrollment: 1169
A CPS Neighborhood School

Programs

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Library

The Marquette Library/Media Center is committed to providing high quality literacy and technology instruction to the children of the Marquette Park community. We shape students as college-ready digital citizens and future contributors to the City of Chicago.

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Muntu Dance Theater



Founded in 1972, The Chicago-based Muntu Dance Theatre performs authentic and progressive interpretations of contemporary and ancient African and African-American dance, music, and folklore. A colorful and dynamic Company, Muntu brings its audiences out of their seats and into the aisles with its unique synthesis of dance, rhythm and song. 



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Elev8

Elev8 is our lead partner for extended learning opportunities for students. They provide programs such as parent mentoring which assist in primary classrooms for small groups and after-school programs that cater to grades 5th-8th.

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IB

The International Baccalaureate mission is to develop active, compassionate, and lifelong learners.

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Sit Stay Read

A reading program for primary that brings dogs in classrooms and build students' confidence as they read aloud to their furry friends!

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Forward Momentum of Chicago

A dance program that provides quality dance education to increase dance skills and awareness, as well as creativity, critical thinking, and social-emotional learning.

Admissions

Enrolling Your Child at Marquette

Marquette School of Excellence is committed to providing academic and social excellence in a positive and supportive culture to produce productive citizens prepared for a global society. If you would like your child to be a part of this learning community, please follow the steps below.

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Procedure To Follow

Marquette School of Excellence is an attendance-area school. All students who live within the boundaries of Marquette may attend.

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Attendance Area

Use the CPS School Locator tool to determine if Marquette is your neighborhood school.

CPS School Locator

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Registration

Prior to visiting the school, gather the necessary documentation to register your child for school.

CPS Registration Checklists