Exemplify Excellence Every Day at Dvorak

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 Dvorak School of Excellence.

Pre K-8

Dvorak School of Excellence

3615 W. 16th St.
Chicago, IL 60623

Enrollment: 458
A CPS Neighborhood School

School Calendar

Keep Track of the Latest Events

Use this calendar for information about happenings at the school.

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

Dvorak School of Excellence school day for the 2015/16 school year is from 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

  • 7:30-8:00 a.m. Family Focus Before School Program
  • 8:10 a.m. Enter the building and line-up 
  • 8:30 a.m. Bell rings - breakfast and instruction begins promptly


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

Open House

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​Our 3rd Annual Open House/Arts Night was a success! We had a packed house for Principal Whitney’s State of the School address where she shared Dvorak SOE’s projection as a Level 1 School. 

Dvorak SOE Wins the AUSL Attendance Cup!!!

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​We won the AUSL attendance cup for the highest year-over-year increase in attendance for SY16. We increased our attendance by 2.3% to 95.7%. Thank you for coming to school every day, on time and READY to learn!

8th Graders in D.C.

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Our 8th grade students visited Washington D.C. Their trip included visits to Arlington Cemetery, Georgetown University, the Lincoln Memorial and the MLK Jr. Memorial.

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