Dvorak School of Excellence

Welcome to Dvorak School of Excellence

At Dvorak School of Excellence we are committed to creating a safe environment where teaching and learning are the first priority, and all students are prepared for success in college and beyond. We will ensure that all students have an opportunity to receive a high quality education by engaging them in a rigorous and relevant curriculum using differentiated instructional practices that support all students’ ability to achieve at high levels. Our goal is to deepen student understanding and build critical thinking skills across all content areas. We are equally committed to the social and emotional development of our students and will partner with parents and community members to ensure we meet the needs of the whole child. We envision a day where all graduates of Dvorak School of Excellence are distinguished, dedicated and determined leaders in our community.


Pre K-8

Dvorak School of Excellence

3615 W. 16th St.
Chicago, IL 60623

Enrollment: 458
A CPS Neighborhood School

Upcoming Events

NWEA MAP Testing Starts

​Testing will take place 5/15-6/2

All students must be present every day!

Seussical Performance

​Collins Academy

8th Grade Ribbon Pinning Ceremony


Dvorak SOE

Latest News

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

Dvorak Hosts AUSL North Lawndale High School Fair

​Dvorak hosted a high school fair for all four AUSL North Lawndale Elementary Schools. Over 20 high schools were present to recruit our students.