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Continuing Education at Kennedy-King College!

Continuing Education at Kennedy-King College has classes just for you!

Prospective Students Invited to Oct. 27 Open House at City Colleges of Chicago

City Colleges of Chicago will hold an Open House for prospective students on Thursday, October 27, 2016, from 1:00 - 7:00 p.m. at all seven City Colleges locations, including Kennedy-King College. 

The Mis-Education of...

The Kitchen Table presents The Mis-Education of…


Coach a Scholar at Kennedy-King College

The One Million Degrees Volunteer Coach application for the 2016-17 year is now open to professionals from across the Chicago area to make a difference in the lives of One Million Degrees community college scholars. For a glimpse into the One Million Degrees Coaching experience, meet Asiaha “Mrs. Englewood” Butler, an OMD Coach and President and Founder of the Resident Association of Greater Englewood.

Chicago Job Vacancies Rise at the Fastest Rate in Court Reporting

An independent study by Ducker Worldwide reveals that by 2018, there will be a demand for over 1,900 court reporters in Chicago.

Digital Literacy

Come on in to Teamwork Englewood and attend our June block of Digital Literacy classes!

Metropolitan Family Services

It takes a village to raise a child. That's the new concept around Metropolitan Family Services new Learning & Wellness Center.

Volunteer at Hope High School!

In just a few weeks, Open Books will bring ReadThenWrite, a program that pairs dedicated volunteers with teens for a reading, writing, and publishing experience, to Hope College Prep High School, and we need more volunteers to make the program a success! Read on for more details on how you can help Hope HS 10th graders become published authors.

 

Lindblom Math & Science Academy Enrollment Now Open !

Enrollment is now open for one of the best high schools in Chicago ! Lindblom Math & Science Academy, 6130 S. Wolcott Ave. The High School serves 9 - 12th grades and the Academic Center serves 7th and 8th grades. GO EAGLES ! Deadline: December 13th.

Brighter Future Award Scholarship For Elementary-Age Englewood Youth - InfoSession July 20th

On Our Shoulders We Raise A Village -

Big Shoulders Fund

Big Shoulders Fund is continuing to accept applications for  Brighter Future Award 2013. A scholarship lottery aimed at investing in our young scholars in these crucial times for education in Englewood. The Brighter Future Award is a scholarship of up to $3,500 dollars to attend a Big Shoulders Fund school  of your choice anywhere in the city of Chicago. (see here) The Brighter Future Award aims to assist those student who are currently enrolled at closing,Level 3 and/or “on probation” school.  The scholarship typically represents 70% to 100% of tution cost depending on school and is auto-renewing for each academic school year up to 8th grade!   Previous students who have received Big Shoulders Fund scholarships have been put on the fast track to attend some of the nation's best Colleges and Universities.

 Let’s make that a reality for your child.   

On Our Shoulders We Raise A Village - Big Shoulders Fund

Big Shoulders Fund has launched the Brighter Future Award 2013. A scholarship lottery aimed at investing in our young scholars in these crucial times. . The Brighter Future Award is a scholarship of up to $3,500 dollars to attend a Big Shoulders Fund school. The scholarship auto-renewing for each academic school year up to 8th grade!   Previous students who have received Big Shoulders Fund scholarships have been put on the fast track to attend some of the nation's best Colleges and Universities.

Let’s make that a reality for your child.   

2nd Annual Englewood Education Empowerment Summit!

Calling All Englewood Parents, Educators, Students and Concerned Citizens join the Englewood Community Action Council for the 2nd Annual Englewood Education Empowerment Summit Saturday, Jan. 26th from 9am-2pm!

The Interruptors on Channel 11 Tuesday, February 14th

The Interruptors, the gritty film on youth violence in Chicago, airs Tuesday, February 14th on WTTW, Channel 11 at 8pm.

Call to Action: Englewood Parents, Educators, Concerned Citizens, and Students!

Are you an Englewood Parent, Community Leader, Educator or Student who is concerned about the schools in the community?

Calling all Englewood Parents!! - Free Englewood Education Empowerment Summit - Sat. Jan. 14th

Don't wait until school actions are proposed to get organized! The time is now for the community and parents to work together for the betterment of schools in Englewood!Join the Englewood Community Action Council for our first Englewood Education Empowerment Summit on Saturday, January 14, 2012  at Wentworth Elementary 6950 S. Sangamon from 9am - Noon. 

A Year in Review....What exactly has RAGE done in 2011???

R.A.G.E. has only been in existence since November 2010, but as you know we have been extremely busy this year!! We are proud to share with you many of the successes and accomplishments we had in 2011!

The Black Star Community PTA (BSCPTA) is headed to Englewood!!

The Black Star Community PTA (BSCPTA) and the National PTA’s Chicago Urban Family Engagement Team are headed to your neighborhood! Join us for a special meeting Saturday, November 12th 9:30am-Noon at Thurgood Marshall Library 7506 S. Racine Ave.!

Team Englewood High School Visits Great America

Team Englewood High School students at Great America.. Visits

Englewood Back to School Parade - "Preserving the Legacy...Preparing the Future!"

Join community residents, stakeholders and organization for the 51st Annual Englewood Back to School Parade! Also check out our Facebook Page here!

Greater Englewood Community Action Council (CAC)

The mission of the Community Action Council (CAC) is to serve as a vehicle of empowerment for parents and community members who want to impact change and improve your local schools. Various CACs have been formed in the Humboldt Park, Englewood, Austin and Bronzeville communities in November 2010. 

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