Snow Closure/ Extreme Weather Policy

Please note that Alain Locke Charter School follows the action of Chicago Public Schools.  If all Chicago Public Schools are closed due to extreme cold weather or snow then Alain Locke Charter School will also be closed.  

Please be sure to check your local media for weather updates and school closings.  You are welcome to contact the school or check out the school website for updates as well. 

Help the Alain Locke Charter School Associate Board put our students first

The Alain Locke Charter School Associate Board has launched the Exceed the Need Fund to ensure Alain Locke students are prepared for school with backpacks, supplies, uniforms and even shoes. With the help of generous supporters, the Fund aims to make sure no child goes without.

Here is what a typical donation provides:

  • $30 = New School Uniform
  • $40 = New Shoes
  • $50 = New Backpack filled with Supplies
  • $100 = Full-Year Sponsorship for 1 Student
  • $250 = Full-Year Sponsorship for 2 Students

You can make a donation today to the Exceed the Need Fund and help change a child’s life by calling Jennifer Riskind at (312) 216-1709 or by clicking here.