Welcome to Howe School of Excellence
Howe School of Excellence is located in Chicago’s Northwest Austin community. Howe is committed to serving our students by forming a community in which administrators, teachers, staff, parents and students work together toward a common goal. Howe develops learners who think critically and are self-motivating, respectful and resilient.
The school staff is constantly striving to create a learning environment that supports students in achieving academic and social success. Howe’s students will receive high-quality, standards-based instruction. The Howe faculty engage students through differentiated, effective and rigorous curricula within a caring, secure and positive environment. Howe teams consistently analyze data to drive student achievement.
Howe School of Excellence
720 N. Lorel Ave.
Chicago, IL 60644
A CPS Neighborhood School
Meet the Teacher Day
Students and their families are encouraged to come to Howe for a meet the teacher event. During this event, students will be able to find out their homeroom for the new year, visit classrooms, meet their teachers, and get excited about the new school year!
First Day of School
Our first day of school will be taking place on Tuesday, September 5. Students should arrive before our 8:45am starting time to ensure that they learn their room number and line-up spot.
First Day of After School - Session 1
Our after school programming for all students in grades K-8th will begin on Monday, September 18. Please see Ms. Gordon in the main office for questions.
Below you will find information about Howe School of Excellence’s activities, milestones and events.