News & Events

News & Events

Events

Join North Lawndale College Prep for a series of upcoming community and school based events. Learn from our administrators and educators about what’s happening with our scholars. We will also share opportunities to socialize, partner with similar organizations and much more!

Check back soon for upcoming events.


NLCP In The News

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

‘Obamas home to vote’

Politico October 18, 2022

‘Former President Barack Obama, Michelle Obama, vote in loop. Surprises students on Chicago visit’

ABC 7 Chicago October 17, 2022

‘Peace Warriors’ — who draw inspiration from MLK — train CPS students in resisting, preventing violence

WBEZ Chicago September 18, 2022

After a pandemic break, teens at a West Side high school are warriors for peace once again

WBEZ Chicago September 16, 2022

Night Ministry Expands Footprint In North Lawndale

Austin Weekly News. May 13, 2022


Former CEO, Garland Thomas-McDavid: Addressing trauma is paramount in helping North Lawndale to rise and thrive

The Chicago Tribune. May 16, 2022


Cubs Scholar Freddie Golden earns $1 million in scholarships

WGN. May 13, 2022


Daly Challenges Students To Be Great

DVIDS. May 6, 2022

How One West Side Charter School Kept Students In Class Through The Latest COVID-19 Surge

Block Club Chicago. January 22, 2022


Jemarje Windfield scores 37 to lead North Lawndale past Lincoln Park in OT

Chicago Sun-Times. January 12, 2022


NLCP Student Receives Honorable Mention Award from CPD

Lawndale News. October 28, 2021


North Lawndale College Prep Fighting a Three Headed Monster

CBS 2-Chicago. November 19, 2020.

Dual Risks Of Pandemic And Violent Crime Have North Lawndale Students On Edge; ‘It’s Very Hard To Focus’


North Lawndale College Prep students return to in-person learning.

Fox News 32-Chicago. November 30, 2020.

Former CEO/President, Dr. Garland Thomas McDavid explaining the importance of NLCP’s Hybrid Learning Model during these uncertain times on Fox 32 News.


Chicago Charter School Says In-Person Learning Is Boosting Grades And Attendance

WBEZ, NPR News. December 9, 2020

As Chicago Public Schools prepares to resume in-person classes early next year, one charter school says that model is working for its students.



We hope everyone has time to rest, relax and recharge. NLCP offices will be closed beginning December 23, 2022 through January 9, 2023.

NLCP’s main office will reopen from January 3, 2023 - January 6, 2023.

We are wishing everyone a safe and relaxing holiday!