Month: December 2019

Aerial view of the Alain Locke gymnasium for the 2019 Pre-Kwanzaa Program

Photos from the 2019 Pre-Kwanzaa Program

Alain Locke hosted our annual Pre-Kwanzaa Program on Wednesday, and this year’s program made for a particularly spectacular day with an incredible turnout. The day’s impressive performances included skits, songs, music and dancing from Alain Locke students of all grade levels. It was a tremendous experience to see everyone contribute with their own unique talents! …

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Students Put on Annual Holiday Music Performance at SWC Technology Office

With the holiday season now upon us, Alain Locke Charter School students have been busy showing off their holiday spirit. Alain Locke students visited our friends at SWC Technology Partners at their Oak Brook office on Friday to put on their annual holiday music performance. Students also enjoyed a great lunch that was provided by …

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Alain Locke alumnus Taylor K. Shaw sits for an interview

Alumni Focus: Taylor K. Shaw, Founder and CEO of Black Women Animate

For the final installment of our Alumni Focus series, we chatted with Taylor K. Shaw, a very familiar face here at Alain Locke Charter School. Despite being in her 20s, Taylor is already making major strides in her ambitious career. After graduating from Northwestern University in 2016, she went on to produce video shorts for …

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