Dedicated to Promoting Academic and Social Excellence

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

Pre K-8

Dewey School Of Excellence

5415 S. Union
Chicago, Il 60609

Enrollment: 410
An AUSL Network School



Programs at Dewey

The Dewey School of Excellence will offer a strong Common Core focused curriculum in addition to the various fine arts offering such as Digital editing, Photography, Dance, Theater, Music, Band, and Physical Education.


Enrolling Your Child at Dewey

Registration is now open. For a complete list of documents to bring with you to registration please click on the link CPS Registration Checklists below. 


Procedure To Follow

Dewey School of Excellence is an attendance-area school. All students who live within the boundaries are invited to attend Dewey School of Excellence.


Attendance Area

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

CPS School Locator



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

CPS Registration Checklists