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It’s hard to believe, but it’s already time to start thinking about the 2021-2022 school year here at Alain Locke. This current school year has been unlike any other—that is for sure! After lots of remote learning, we’ve been so happy to start welcoming some of our all-stars back to to the building already. We’re …

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February is cruising along, but there’s still plenty of Black History Month left to enjoy. Check out this list of free activities, for example. Most of the events are online so you can stay nice and cozy at home, and there’s even one outside, too 🙂 Black History Month with WTTW WTTW’s Black History Month …

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Alain Locke staff prepares to welcome all-stars back to the school building.

It’s been a long time coming, but we are so happy to have finally welcomed our Alain Locke all-stars back to the school building this week.

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The Chicago Connected initiative from Chicago Public Schools is now offering free high-speed internet to families across the city. According to CPS, approximately one out of five Chicago children—predominantly on the West and South sides—don’t have access to high-speed internet. To ensure a better education for young people, Chicago Connected is working to provide internet …

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Alain Locke alumnus ArmanĂ­ Washington poses before Howard Bison flag

The Alain Locke family has learned that ArmanĂ­ Washington, a graduate of the Class of 2016, will be attending the prestigious Howard University this fall. Located in Washington, D.C., Howard was ranked No. 2 this year among all historically black colleges and universities in the country by U.S. News & World Report. ArmanĂ­, who went …

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Are you interested in having your child attend the No. 1 charter school of its kind in Chicago? Alain Locke Charter School has immediate openings for kindergarten, first grade and second grade in the 2020-2021 school year. To enroll, just call 773-265-7232 If you would like to help spread the word about enrollment at Alain …

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Attendees gathered for the Alain Locke Class of 2020 drive-through graduation ceremony

Alain Locke hosted the drive-through graduation ceremony for the Class of 2020 on Monday.

A group of volunteers poses outside of the Chicago Jesuit Academy

The Westside Cleaning Coalition hosted a very successful community cleanup event on Wednesday.

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