What's New

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Graduation Photos
03/02/2017
8th and 12th grade graduation photos on Monday, March 6!
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MLK Day
01/13/2017
NO School on Monday, January 16 in observance of Martin Luther King Day.
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School is in Session
We are open tomorrow 12/19
12/18/2016
Classes will be in session as scheduled on Monday, December 19
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College Acceptance
We have college acceptance letters!!
11/29/2016
Pictured on the left are Amandla seniors Bianca Jordan and Joie Rayford holding up their acceptance letters to Illinois State University, Northern Illinois University, University of Illinois at Chicago and Eastern Illinois University.
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Happy Thanksgiving
Happy Thanksgiving
11/09/2016
Happy Thanksgiving! NO School from Wednesday, November 23 - Friday, November 25, 2016.
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Varsity Girls Volleyball
Join us for Volleyball Senior Night!
10/14/2016
Join us for Volleyball Senior Night on Monday, October 17 at 5:30 PM. We will be honoring our Senior team members who will be playing their last home game.
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Homecoming Dance
Amandla's High School Students Homecoming Dance
10/14/2016
It's time for our Homecoming Dance! The dance is at Amandla on Friday, October 21 at 7PM.
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FAFSA
FAFSA Workshop Nights
10/14/2016
Senior Parents! The Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) is now open! We are having two sessions for parents to come in and work with FAFSA experts to submit their FAFSA online: Monday, October 17th from 2-5pm and Wednesday, October 19th from 3-5pm.
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Amandla will be open and educating students in the event of a CTU strike
10/10/2016
Amandla Charter School supports fair contracts for educators and schools, but is glad to be open and educating our students.
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School Bus
Updated Bus Routes
09/12/2016
Amandla has added a 4th bus route. Please click Read More to check your pick-up time.
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Devin Day 1
Amandla Welcomes Students Back to School in New Home
09/08/2016
The Amandla Team & Family had a great first day in our new building at 6820 S. Washtenaw Ave.
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Registration Flyer
Registration for Returning Students!
08/26/2016
Returning students can stop by anytime on Tuesday, August 30th between 10AM and 4PM to register for the upcoming school year. Registration will be held at Amandla's new home at 6820 S. Washtenaw Ave., Chicago IL, 60629.
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Orientation Flyer
New Student Orientation is Wednesday, August 24, 2016
08/21/2016
New students and their families can choose from two sessions: 10AM or 6PM. Both sessions will be held at Amandla's new home at 6820 S. Washtenaw Avenue, Chicago IL, 60629.
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Enroll Now
Now Enrolling for the 2016-2017 School Year!
06/22/2016
Amandla has limited spaces available in grades 6-12 - enroll today!
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Michigan
Amandla Seniors Announce College Choices at First Annual Decision Day!
06/01/2016
Our inaugural graduating class has made their college decisions! Click Read More for a complete listing.
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Day of Action
Amandla will delay start until 10AM on April 1
03/31/2016
The 10:00AM start time is to ensure the safety and wellbeing of all members of our school community and to support the Day of Action
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PARCC Letter to Families Regarding Spring 2016 Asssessment
PARRC LETTER TO FAMILIES
03/11/2016
PARCC Letter to Families Regarding Spring 2016 Asssessment
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#SaveAmandla
Amandla Wins!
03/01/2016
The ISCSC has voted to grant Amandla's appeal. We look forward to continuing to serve our Amandla Team & Family next year!
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Lady Yellow Jackets
Lady Yellow Jackets End Season On A High Note
02/19/2016
The Lady Yellow Jackets placed 3rd in Conference
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Amanda Parent Speaks Out
Amandla Team & Family Makes Strong Showing at Public Hearing
02/17/2016
Hundreds of Amandla students, parents, staff, neighbors told commissioners why they must #SaveAmandla
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#SaveAmandla
Public Hearing Wednesday, February 17, 2016
02/15/2016
The Illinois State Charter Commission is coming to Amandla to hear from you!
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Board of Directors Letter to Chicago Board of Education
11/16/2015
Click Read More to see the full statement written by Amandla's Board of Directors to the Chicago Board of Education.
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Save Amandla
#SaveAmandla
11/10/2015
5 Ways You Can Help Save Amandla
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Students
Amandla Students Visit Washington, DC!
10/20/2015
Talented student writers recently earned themselves a trip to DC.
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Young Scientists
5th and 6th Grade Students Explore Their World
10/20/2015
Classification comes to life for Amandla's youngest scientists!
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The Fund
Amandla Wins Innovation Grant
10/07/2015
The Chicago Public Education Fund recently named Amandla among its Innovation Implementation Grant winners. Congratulations to Principal Nickow and Ms. Robinson who worked so hard to secure this award for our school!
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Teacher PD
Teachers Prepare to Welcome Students Back To School
09/01/2015
The entire staff is now more ready than ever to get 2015-2016 off to a great start!
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Volleyball Team
Upper Grades Volleyball Team Ready For New Season
08/31/2015
The upper grades volleyball team is already working hard under new coaches Norwood and Watson
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Award Winners
Amandla Celebrates Staff Work Anniversaries
08/28/2015
On August 27, Amandla honored 14 of its most committed staff members with special recognition
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Board Member Katie O'Connell and Teacher Cynthia Watson
Welcome Back Breakfast
08/27/2015
Volunteer leaders and Amandla staff celebrate the start of the new year together!
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