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Alain Locke Charter School
Alain Locke is one of the top charter schools in Chicago. The mission of Alain Locke is to serve as a demonstration for urban charter schools by exemplifying excellence in academics, the arts and personal and social development. In doing so, the school produces students who are globally competitive. Alain Locke’s culture is a commitment to absolute excellence that is present in every element of day-to-day life at the charter school.
- #1 K-8 public charter school serving our demographic
- #1 test score gains in the history of Illinois’s ISAT exam
- 1 of 7 schools in the United States recognized by the U.S. Department of Education as “Best Closing the Achievement Gap”
- 7 years in a row achieved the distinction of being named a Spotlight School for by the Illinois State Board of Education
- 94% high school graduation rate