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Happy Last Day of School!

Happy Last Day of School, Alain Locke! Where are our graduates headed next year? Watch our short video to find out! Related Content Congratulations to the Alain Locke Class of 2017! Pictures from Our Annual Alain Locke High School Fair 2018 High School Fair a Great Success

Alain Locke Students Win Future Founders Challenge!

Caleb Guider, Kimmya Doughty and Isis Turner won a brand new Samsung Tablet at today’s Future Founders Challenge. Our students were mixed with elementary and high school students from across the city to compete in teamwork challenges. The students worked with real-world entrepreneurs to make innovative products, develop a strategic business plan and to create …

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Alain Locke Highlighted by Achievement Network

What’s the secret to our success? It’s all about data! Alain Locke was highlighted by nonprofit Achievement Network for our use of data to develop teaching and boost student learning. Find out more about the “secret sauce” that makes Alain Locke great: Click Here to Read More Related Content: Alain Locke Featured in Inaugural Blog …

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Alain Locke to Participate in #GivingTuesday on 11/29

#GivingTuesday is a special call to action to create a global day of giving that brings diverse organizations and communities around the world together to give back. This year, Alain Locke is participating in #GivingTuesday to rally contributions for our book drive. Our goal is to add an additional 200 books per classroom, for all …

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New Video – Alain Locke Charter School

In 1999, Alain Locke opened its doors to provide a world-class education for children on the West Side of Chicago. Today, it’s the #1 performing charter elementary school in Chicago. Watch our new video highlighting the teachers, principal and founder of Alain Locke.

Alain Locke's 5th Annual Music Showcase

On May 26, 2016 Alain Locke Charter School held its 5th Annual Music Showcase, celebrating all the musical accomplishments by the talented All-Stars of Alain Locke. At a time when school districts around the country are cutting back on the arts, Alain Locke continues to provide quality standards-based arts education to our students. Through the …

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