773-534-4323 (Fax)

3116 W Belden Ave

Chicago IL, 60647

08:00 AM - 03:00 PM

Monday to Friday


A Leader In Me School

A whole-school transformation model and process that empowers students with the leadership and life skills they need to thrive in the 21st century.

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Dedicated to Excellence

With years of experience, we’ll ensure your child always gets the best education.

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Darwin's Holistic Approach to Education

You know something special is happening when kids love school this much.

We Are Darwin!

Pre-K Promotional Video

We are a Leader In Me Based School of Excellence

The Leader in Me utilizes and integrates several leadership, social-emotional learning, quality, and educational models…

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We Are Darwin Video

“We Are Darwin” tells the story of Darwin Elementary in Chicago’s Logan Square neighborhood, where students are uniquely engaged in leading and learning throughout the school.

We Are Darwin- Leadership In Action

Check out how we are a transformative public school located in the heart of the Logan Square community.

Leadership Day Video

Each year the students of Darwin Elementary have the opportunity to showcase their growth as leaders through a special event called “Leadership Day.”

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"Educating the mind without educating the heart is no education at all."

“Educar la mente sin educar el Corazón, no es educación en absoluto.”


"Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world."

-Nelson Mandela


Avg. Student Growth (Reading)


School Quality Rating

96.3 %

Avg. Daily Attendance (K-8)

Frequently Asked Questions / Preguntas Frecuentes

You can view your student’s grades by login in to parent portal (here) or have your student log in to student portal (here) while you are present. If you do not have a parent portal account you can create one by clicking on here. You will need your student’s ID and PIN which you can request from the main office.

Puede ver las calificaciones de su estudiante al ingresar al portal de los padres (aquí) o hacer que su hijo ingrese al portal del estudiante (aquí) mientras usted esté presente. Si no tiene una cuenta para ingresar el portal de padres, puede crear una haciendo click aquí. Necesitará en numero de identificación de su estudiante y el PIN que puede solicitar en la oficina

Please check our Calendar or call the main office. You can also get this information from CPS directly.

Por favor consulte a nuestro Calendario o llame a la oficina principal. También puede obtener esta información por CPS directamente.

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Logan Square stood together against Darwin Elementary's families being evicted from their homes during this holiday season. Living out our paradigm of leadership and change. ...

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