Chicago's #1 Public Charter School

WHY ALAIN LOCKE?

Watch this 2-minute video to find out more, including why it was named the #1 Charter School in Chicago

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MESSAGE FROM THE PRINCIPAL

On behalf of the faculty and staff, we welcome you to Alain Locke Charter School! Our extended day, year round school is located in the heart of Chicago’s West Side, serving over 500 preschool through 8th grade students. Named after the first African-American Rhodes Scholar, Alain Locke Charter School is committed to absolute excellence and ensuring that our students are globally competitive. READ MORE >
 
 

NEW & NOTEWORTHY

A Statement from the Alain Locke Charter School Family
June 5, 2020

The Alain Locke Charter School Family has issued the following statement in response to the recent events taking place in our country: … A…Read more

Keeping a Positive Outlook with the Joyful June Calendar
June 4, 2020

The month of June usually means warm weather and fun outside in the sun.

With all that’s going on in the world right now, though, things aren’t feeling too bright….Read more

Read the Year-End Letter from Principal Love
May 27, 2020

With the end of the 2019-2020 school year drawing near, Principal Love has some things he would like to share with our Alain Locke scholars and families.

Read Principal Love’s…Read more

NEW & NOTEWORTHY

A Statement from the Alain Locke Charter School Family
June 5, 2020

The Alain Locke Charter School Family has issued the following statement in response to the recent events taking place in our country:

… A…Read more

Keeping a Positive Outlook with the Joyful June Calendar
June 4, 2020

The month of June usually means warm weather and fun outside in the sun.

With all that’s going on in the world right now, though, things aren’t feeling too bright….Read more

Read the Year-End Letter from Principal Love
May 27, 2020

With the end of the 2019-2020 school year drawing near, Principal Love has some things he would like to share with our Alain Locke scholars and families.

Read Principal Love’s…Read more

FOR PARENTS

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On behalf of the faculty and staff, welcome to Alain Locke Charter School.

FOR ALUMNI

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Once a part of the Alain Locke family, always a part of the Alain Locke family.

RESOURCES

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A commitment to excellence is unwavering in every element of life at our school.

ENROLLMENT

Admission to Alain Locke is by blind lottery.

Complete the online LOTTERY APPLICATION or download the form.

(Filling out an application does not ensure admission.)

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