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Alain Locke Charter School
Alain Locke is one of the country’s most successful charter schools. The mission of Alain Locke is to serve as a demonstration for urban schools exemplifying excellence in academics, the arts, personal, and social development, and producing students who are globally competitive. Alain Locke’s culture is a commitment to absolute excellence and 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