CHICAGO EXCEL ACADEMY OF SOUTHWEST
ACCELERATED SCHOOL

OVERVIEW
An accelerated school of choice for students that are 15-21 years old and are behind in their studies. The program offers an extended day, where students can earn up to 5 credits per semester and 10 credits per year. This allows students to graduate in 2.5 years or less. Excel Academy is dedicated to creating a challenging, academically rigorous, and safe environment for all students. Student Enrollment Form »

UPCOMING EVENTS
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School District:Chicago Public Schools
Executive Director:Jamal Tillery
Principal:Lisa A. Sykes
Director of Operations:Tomorrio Anderson
Academic Coordinator:Jake Benke
Type of School:Accelerated Alternative/Options High School
Maximum Enrollment:210
Best Transit Routes:Bus–52A South Kedzie,49 Western, 67th Marquette, CTA Red
Year began as a Camelot School:2014
Age Range of Students:15-21
School Hours:8:00 AM- 3:45 PM
Curriculum:Common Core,
Utilize the instructional strategies of Jobs for the Future (JFF)

Chicago Excel Academy of Southwest
7014 S. Washtenaw St.
Chicago, IL 60629
Phone: 773-424-0721

Email: jtillery@cameloteducation.org

ADMISSIONS PROCESS:

Open Enrollment
Contact the school to find out specific orientation dates and information.
Feel free to stop by the campus to pick up student enrollment paperwork. Parents/Guardians should bring photo identification.
Students will need a copy of their most updated transcript.
Students must attend mandatory orientation prior to beginning school.

*Camelot Academic Coordinator can assist with transcripts as needed.

AMENITIES:

    • Social Emotional Learning
    • Fine Art
    • Student Government
    • Aquaponics
    • C+ Program
    • GED
    • Real Estate
    • S.T.E.M.
    • C.A.A.L. Intramural Sports

SUPPORT SERVICES:

    • Post-Secondary Preparation
    • ACT Prep
    • ASVAB Test Prep
    • STLS Services
    • Social Service Partnerships
    • Educational Field Trips
    • College/Career Fairs
    • Points of Pride
    • School Calendar (CPS)

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