Seventh Graders Bring Home Red Ribbon Awards

As the end of the school year draws near, Alain Locke students are making us proud by recognizing the contributions of past generations to American history.

Seventh-graders Michelle, Nylah, D’Shanti and Tiona brought home “Red Ribbon” awards from the Illinois History Day competition. The annual event is designed to promote the study of local and state history.

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Parent Resume Building with The Alain Locke Associate Board

In December the Alain Locke Associate Board held a resume building workshop with parents at the school. More than 25 Alain Locke parents attended. They were treated to dinner with their kids and associate board members, and then got one on one assistance and advice on how to create, update or improve their resumes, as well as job hunting tips. The evening was a great success, and another workshop will be held this coming Spring.

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