Exemplify Excellence Every Day at Herzl

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 Herzl School of Excellence.

Pre K-8

Herzl School of Excellence

3711 W. Douglas Blvd.
Chicago , IL 60623

Enrollment: 543
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

The school day begins at 8:45 a.m. Monday through Friday with Universal Breakfast. Students are dismissed at 4 p.m.


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

Fund CPS Fairly

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Chicagoans contribute 20 percent of the state incometax, and CPS students make up 20 percent of the state’s enrollment—but CPS students only receive 15 percent of the state’s funding. The missing 5% is almost $500 million this year alone—enough to save teachers and class sizes. For every $1 students across Illinois get, CPS students only get $0.74. We all work hard to...

Herzl Scholars Visit Turnaround Artist Kerry James Marshall’s “Mastry” Exhibit at MCA

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All Herzl scholars in grades K-8th get to experience the amazing “Mastry” exhibit by Herzl’s very own Turnaround artist, Kerry James Marshall.