Student to Compete in National History Day Contest

Alain Locke Charter School student D'Shanti shows off her award from the May 2 Illinois History Day competition
Eighth-grader D’Shanti will compete in the National History Day Contest at the University of Maryland next month

One of Alain Locke Charter School’s very own students has qualified to compete in the National History Day Contest next month at the University of Maryland.

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Photos from the 8th-Grade Field Trip to Washington, D.C.

It may be spring break, but there’s no break in the action for students at Alain Locke.

Eighth-graders ventured all the way to Washington, D.C. last week for a firsthand look at our nation’s capital. Students had an awesome time visiting the Washington Monument, Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial and much more.

Check out the photos from our trip below (click thumbnails to enlarge).

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