The Alain Locke Science Committee recently invited instructors to a workshop to perfect their teaching of Alain Locke’s new science curriculum.

Now that November is here, it’s time to start getting excited for Thanksgiving, Black Friday and Cyber Monday. There’s one more holiday this month, though, that you might not already …

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Alain Locke had an outstanding turnout last week for the annual pre-K through fourth grade Family Literacy Night event.

Alain Locke on Thursday hosted its 2018 High School Fair, which featured visits from recruiters at 27 schools around the city.

Alain Locke students put their love for the arts on display on Friday in a very special art show. The event was open all school day for students, and for …

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The Alain Locke Associate Board wants to say a big THANK YOU to all who made gifts to the Exceed the Need campaign. Thanks to the generosity of friends, family …

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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 …

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On April 27, Alain Locke 7th graders enjoyed a visit from a special guest speaker—and Alain Locke graduate—who is working to change the landscape for black women in the entertainment …

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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 …

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