Exemplify Excellence Every Day at Marquette

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 Marquette School of Excellence.

Pre K-8

Marquette School of Excellence

6550 S. Richmond St.
Chicago , IL 60629

Enrollment: 1169
A CPS Neighborhood School

School Calendar

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2017 - 2018 school Event Calendar
2017 - 2018 School Event Calendar

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 and Local School Council Minutes

Excellent attendance is necessary for excellent progress in school. Marquette School of Excellence starts at 8:00 a.m. and is dismissed at 3:00 p.m. A student is tardy at 8:10 a.m. Students are encouraged to come for breakfast starting at 7:30 until 8:00 a.m. 


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

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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 Chicagoans on the Southwest Side.