Dedicated to Promoting Academic and Social Excellence

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

Pre K-8

Sherman School of Excellence

1000 W. 52nd St.
Chicago , IL 60609

Enrollment: 262
Level 2+ school (Good Standing)
A CPS Neighborhood School




A-TEAM SCHOLARS opens doors to higher education and inspires students to succeed in school by leveling the academic playing field. Students in grades 5-15 are awarded scholarship money based on academic achievement, character and integrity.


Chicago Run

Chicago Runs mission is to promote the health and wellness of students through innovative, engaging, and sustainable youth running programs. Communities In Schools provides a range of prevention and enrichment programs to address the social, emotional, and physical needs of Sherman's scholars, ie. yoga and meditation


Enrolling Your Child at Sherman

Sherman is committed to providing academic and social excellence in a positive and supportive culture to produce productive citizens prepared for a global society. If you would like your child to be a part of this learning community, please follow the steps below.


Procedure To Follow

Sherman School of Excellence is an attendance-area school. All students who live within the boundaries of their neighborhood schools may attend Sherman.


Attendance Area

Use the CPS School Locator tool to determine if Sherman 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