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Chicago, IL July 29, 2016—at Dr. Pedro Albizu Campos Puerto Rican High School (PACHS), located in Humboldt Park, students have multiple opportunities to interpret the effects of violence in their daily lives inside and outside the classrooms. As a proactive effort students have been engaged this summer in the development of a community mural to
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Barber Shop Talks

On Oct. 24, 2016, the young men from Dr. Pedro Albizu Campos Puerto Rican High School participated in the Shop Talk , which will promoted civic engagement by providing a platform for our youth to have in-depth, moderated conversations addressing social issues and exploring solutions. he event “What can we do about the violence in our community?”,
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PACHS Students are Mastering Mathematics on Khan Academy

Students at Albizu Campos are Mastering Mathematics on Khan Academy by Diamond Montana, PACHS Science Teacher Many students in our community feel that they just aren’t good at math. They think intelligence is fixed, but it isn’t. The brain is like a muscle: the more you use it, the more it grows. To help our
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“El Maestro” to All Who Loved Him

Our school is named after a very important person in Puerto Rican history. You can read a biography which was researched and created by one of our first Directors: click here to learn more about the man.

Dual Credit at Albizu Campos with City Colleges of Chicago

DSCF0007 (1)Starting this year, Albizu Campos will offer Dual Credit courses through a partnership with City Colleges of Chicago. Students enrolled in English 101, Speech, and Art Appreciation will receive high school credit and college credit. For more information, please email Lizzette Richardson at

Principal’s Corner

14374565311_1c2fd523f1_oWelcome to our school’s website! We are a school that prides itself on engaging students and staff in Social Transformation. Please take time to learn more about how we work to implement change with: Social Ecology and Urban Agriculture; Social Emotional Learning; Community Engagement; Portfolio Assessment; and meeting State Standards!


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