A young woman’s personal development is directly affected by temperament, self-concept, and those meaningful relationships that are formed early in life. This after-school group is designed to properly equip our female students with the basic skills needed to successfully assess and discover her TRUE personality; which is her individual pattern of thoughts, feelings, and behavior. […]
Louder Than a Bomb is a space we make to write, develop, and perform poetry. The competitions are infamous in Chicago and beyond, being held at popular venues around the city, the best poems make it on the radio and in the TV News. LTAB has transformed a lot of lives given the genius of […]
Cream Team is our social media club, which takes on a wide variety of projects from photography and video to music and writing. Everything we do ends up on social media so we work as a team to blast it out. If you’re good at media or just want to try it, stop on by. […]
YCCS West is the premier training center in the Austin Neighborhood of Chicago. As a proud member of the Youth Connection Charter School Network, our now offers industry recognized certifications in software and hardware which hold just as much weight on a resume as they do on a college application. For example, the Pro Tools […]
The student council helps share students’ ideas, interests, and concerns with teachers and school principals. They often also help raise funds for school-wide activities, including social events, community projects, helping people in need and school reform. Most schools participate in food drives, fundraisers and parties. Many members learn skills that were an extension of their […]
GYM is a time where students get to go to an off campus gymnasium to workout and spend some time with our Dean of Students, Mr Duckins and play basketball with our security personnel, Anthony.