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    Ron Port

    Volunteers Clean up at Earth Day Events

    Article Lake County News-Sun Neal Math and Science Academy was featured in the Lake County News-Sun for the work they did on Saturday, April 22nd… Earth Day. Students, parents and staff were helping celebrate Earth Day by selling plants and flowers they’ve been growing in their school greenhouse.

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    AJKA Represented in the 2017 Excellence in Character Award

    Administration and staff at AJK nominated two individuals from who represented the best overall character at the Academy in the Lake County Excellence in Character Program. 3rd grade teacher, Mr. James Truelove was nominated as he has truly inspired his team of teachers and our cadets around what it takes to be successful here at…

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    NCCHS Featured on Fox News Chicago

    See News Report The 2017 North Chicago Community High School – Abbvie STEM Team was featured on Fox News Chicago! Started by the Illinois Science and Technology Institute, Stem Challenges connect companies and classrooms. STEM Challenges are real-world projects that create opportunities for high school students to work alongside STEM professionals as mentors. Students and…

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    AJKA Raises Money for St. Baldricks

    Over the last couple of weeks AJKA asked all cadets to bring their spare change in to support the St. Baldrick’s Foundation and our teacher Mrs. Irene Ducharme. St. Baldrick’s is a not for profit organization that raises money to help find a cure for childhood cancer. For the last few years, Mrs. Ducharme has…

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    What’s the Buzz?

    Wednesday, March 22nd, Barbers from Coiffure Barber Lounge in Waukegan, visited North Elementary to give free haircuts.  Students lined up for a custom cut from the talented barbers. The boys were very handsome with their new haircuts. A special thanks to the barbers from Coiffure Barber Lounge. For more information about the Coiffure Barber Lounge,…

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    Students Step Up for UNICEF’s Kid Power Fitness Program

    North Chicago ELL students applied for a grant with UNICEF for the program called Kid Power. The program empowers kids to get active while helping kids around the world.  Children wear pedometers, provided by UNICEF, to gain points. Points are added up to provide Ready to Use Therapeutic Food that is shipped out to starving children…

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