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Dr. Pedro Albizu Campos Puerto Rican High School Seniors Ready for College and Career!

May 22nd, 2015 | By

Screen Shot 2015-05-21 at 1.24.50 PMAs we bring our school year to a close, seniors are gearing up for life after high school. With a college preparatory curriculum, our school expects for students to continue their education after high school either at a four year University, in a City College, or in a vocational training program. Before they leave however, our seniors are expected to defend their graduation with a research paper, Prezi presentation and Electronic Portfolio.



Honorable Toni Preckwinkle Visits Dr. Pedro Albizu Campos Puerto Rican High School

May 12th, 2015 | By

DSCF0182Our students and staff welcomed a visit from the Cook County Board President. Not knowing exactly what to expect, our students prepared to extend both a warm “bienvenida” as well as share critical questions for our guest considering her role with key decisions related to the prisons and hospitals in Cook County.



PACHS Robotics Team 2015 NEIU Upward Bound Vex Robotics Competition!

Apr 20th, 2015 | By

Screen Shot 2015-04-19 at 9.36.53 AMCongratulations to PACHS Students Vex Robotics Team for competing in this year’s 2015 NEIU Upward Bound Vex Robotics Competition! After twenty-two weeks of hard work in our Instituto Abayarde after school program, eighteen students created and coded three fully functional robots to compete in the annual 2015 NEIU Upward Bound Vex Robotics Competition.



A School Built on Pride and Equality

Nov 13th, 2014 | By

_DSC0215 On Monday, November 3rd, special guests State Representative Greg Harris and State Representative Cynthia Soto visited our school to learn more about a special program that we have in place to support our students. Also in attendance were Jack Wuest, Executive Director of Alternative Schools Network (ASN), Marvin Garcia, President of our school’s Board of Directors, Martrice Manuel, Program Director of ASN, and Juan Calderon from the Puerto Rican Cultural Center. Following is the address given by Rosemary Clinton, one of our seniors, who spoke to the guests



Dr. Pedro Albizu Campos Puerto Rican High School welcomes families to the Parent Academy, launching the ’14-’15 school year with resources, access – and shared goals!

Sep 23rd, 2014 | By

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On September 16th, parents, guardians and families gathered at “La Escuelita” for the first of the year-long program of monthly meetings that aim to strengthen the partnership between school and families — so crucial to the success of our students.



Donations

May 8th, 2014 | By

Contribute to the Dr. Pedro Albizu Campos High School and help us continue to offer rewarding programs and activities. Many donations are tax-deductible. Thank you for your support. $1,000 – Provides the Senior class with cap and gowns for graduation $500 – Supports 20 Juniors to attend a college tour $250 – Provides 10 students
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