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Bridging the Gap concert

See photos and the full concert video of the Bridging the Gap Concert held @ King !

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King Teacher Featured On DNAinfo.com

King College Prep History Teacher Uses Poetry to Unlock History

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King On Instagram !

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Service Learning

King's Service Learning builds a foundation based on heart.

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April 11, 2014
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“The Wiz” opens to public audiences

Students act out a scene in the play. The play was huge success. The KCP drama program’s production of “The Wiz” kicked off Thursday, April 3, opening for elementary school audiences. Public performances were held Friday night, Saturday afternoon, and later…
April 09, 2014
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Drama department performs for elementary schools

Local elementary schools start to enter the auditorium to watch the show. There was a total of 9 schools in attendance. On April 3, the KCP drama department put on their musical “The Wiz” for local elementary school students at 10:00. The show ran for two…
April 09, 2014
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New librarian hired temporarily

On Feb. 24, Ms. Cynthia Armstrong was hired to work in the library while librarian Ms. Faye Lynn is out. Ms. Armstrong will continue to be librarian until the end of the school year. Ms. Armstrong came from Uplift Community High School, and is very confident…
April 09, 2014
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Most addictive apps

Sitting at home with nothing to do. You finished your homework, somewhat, and lately your friends have been distracted a little more than usual. Hands and eyes glued to their phones, because of these games “Flappy Bird”, “Don’t Step White Tile”, and…
April 09, 2014
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College: necessary or an option?

Shows picture of colleges over the US. You’re a senior in high school with acceptance to every school you’ve applied to. You have very little financial aid, not much scholarship money and no drive to attend college because you’ve been studying what you want…
April 04, 2014
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I.C.E holds fundraiser

Mr. Andre Varnado looks behind to grab some Oreo’s in his room. A group of kids are waiting to be served. On Monday, March 31, I.C.E (I Choose Education) started a fundraiser to help them with future events that male mentor group would like to do. The young…

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Eve delivers an inspirational to King !

Rapper and actor Eve delivers an inspirational video message to the King College Prep…
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King College Prep History Teacher Uses Poetry to Unlock History

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Pacific Garden Mission

On May 15, 2013, students from a variety of classes held a Socks Drive for the men,…

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Outstanding Teacher Award to Ms. Duff
Outstanding Teacher Award to Ms. Duff

Ms. Duff was nominated as Outstanding Teacher of the Year for her Service Learning work with our partners Hostel International. She was nominated by the Hostel because for the...

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New Mosaic Being Completed for King Courtyard
New Mosaic Being Completed for King Courtyard

  Students, parents, teachers, and community members are gathering this summer to complete a new tile mosaic mural that will be installed on the columns in the courtyard on the Drexel...

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New Courtyard Mural Featured on CBS 2 News!
New Courtyard Mural Featured on CBS 2 News!

  King College Prep students participating in a summer apprentice art job training program at the school dedicated 6 weeks of their summer to creating glass tile mosaic murals for 7 columns along...

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National Geographic Filmmaker Visits King
National Geographic Filmmaker Visits King

Zimbabwe-born filmmaker Michael Davie shared his tales of adventure, extraordinary personal encounters, and riveting film clips to an audience of 670 students on Wednesday, February 3rd as part of King's...

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King Goes To College Day
King Goes To College Day

  King College Prep held its fifth "King Goes To College" Day November 1, 2011, sending nearly 700 freshmen, sophomores, and juniors in 22 buses to 24 different college campuses.  

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King Gathers to "Adopt-A-Beach"
King Gathers to "Adopt-A-Beach"

  For several years, King College Prep students and teachers have worked together to clean the 41st Street Beach and do water sample testing to measure bacteria levels and temperatures.

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King Featured At The Museum of Science & Industry
King Featured At The Museum of Science & Industry

  The Black Creativity juried art exhibition opened at the Museum of Science and Industry, Chicago (MSI) Jan. 25, 2012 with 103 dynamic works from both professional and amateur African-American artists...

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Dr. Bernice A. King Welcomed to King College Prep
Dr. Bernice A. King Welcomed to King College Prep

  Chicago, IL, March 9, 2011: Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.’s daughter, Dr. Bernice A. King, visited King College Prep on Wednesday, March 9th as part of the “One Book, One King” school...

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