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 or call Jemia Cunningham-Elder, Director of External Affairs, at (773) 542-6766 x426.

NLCP In The News

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

Cubs Scholar Freddie Golden earns $1 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

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.

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.