Month: March 2020

Alain Locke Charter School closed through April 20th

March 19, 2020 ** MANDATORY SCHOOL CLOSURE ** Read the letter from Principal Love here. Mayor Lori E. Lightfoot announced tonight that Chicago Public Schools will remain closed from now through April 20th to help mitigate the spread of COVID-19. In light of this announcement, Alain Locke will now be closed until April 20th, with …

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Girl sits at desk working on computer.

Your Complete Guide for At-Home Learning Activities

As we all get settled in for an extended time away from school, Alain Locke would like to share a few resources to help keep students busy learning at home. To get things started, the Kids Activities blog has published a list of educational websites that are offering free subscriptions during the time of widespread …

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Alain Locke students at the African-American History Program.

Students Take a Journey Through Time at the African-American History Program

Alain Locke fifth- through eighth-graders put on a fantastic show at our African-American History Program. The theme of the event was “Strong Roots, Amazing Achievements!” and allowed for students to showcase African-American history in three distinct areas: African-American inventors the black rodeo historically black colleges The African-American History Program also featured performances from the Alain …

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