News & Events

News & Events

Upcoming Events

Join us for these events where the NLCP community comes together to support the work of students and the school! Interested in future NLCP event sponsorship or volunteering opportunities? Please contact development@nlcphs.org or call Suellen Wolk, Director of Development, at (773) 542-6766 x420.

2020 Colloquium

(Date pending.) This celebratory spring event features presentations by senior scholars, selected from the very top Senior Project research presentations.


NLCP In The News

NLCP students are going places and contributing to their communities, with continued support and encouragement from our staff.

From NLCP Student To Principal: Azadi Williams

ABC 7 Chicago, December 15, 2019

NLCP Christiana Principal, Ms. Azadi Williams discusses her journey and shares what is so special about the school.


Building A Better Chicago: North Lawndale students find solace in nature as they help restore Midewin National Tallgrass Prairie

ABC 7 Chicago, July 17, 2019

NLCP students earn paid summer work and help the environment.


High school students work to build better relationship with CPD, their community

WGN-TV 9, Aug 1, 2019

NLCP Peace Warriors meet with District 10 Chicago Police Officers for dialogue and to share principles of Kingian nonviolence.


Black Women in Chicago, Getting Things Done

The New York Times, May 18, 2019

Danielle Nolen (Class of 2019) and former NLCP teacher, Scheherazade Tillet, on the work they do to empower young people to end violence against girls and women. 


Drama Class Equips North Lawndale Students With Tools to Cope

CBS-2 Chicago, March 4, 2019

Before becoming an assistant principal at NLCP, alumni Azadi Williams taught a drama therapy class to our sophomores. 



Schools are closed until the end of school year due to COVID-19. Read more on the district's response. We will continue to monitor guidelines from CPS, Chicago Department of Public Health and the state of Illinois.

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