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Families of HILA to Meet

There will be a meeting of Families of HILA on Thursday, September 25. Sessions will be held at 7:30 a.m. and 3:30 p.m. We will be discussing the new Common Core Standards. …

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Help us expand HILA!


Parents and friends, we need your help! Sign our petition to help The Hope Institute Learning Academy (HILA) expand from K-5 to include grades 6-8!

Our expansion would allow us to continue to serve your children who benefit academically and socially in our unique classrooms that include diverse …

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HILA's after-school program


View the full schedule of HILA after-school programs! …

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Parent Workshop, October 15

Parent Workshop – 7:30 AM and 3:30PM When – Wednesday, October 15th, 2014 Where – School Computer Lab (Child Care Provided at the 3:30 meeting) Topic – Pearson Success Net and Lexia Reading Core 5 Presenter – Principal Mike Jakubowski

Mr. Jakubowski will lead this session and provide families with details on how …

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Students Cahsing in on Programs that Reward Good Behavior


Students at the Hope Institute Learning Academy (HILA) in Chicago are cashing in on a program that rewards their good behavior.

The young learners receive “Hawk Bucks” when staff members spot them engaging in good conduct, which includes listening, maintaining good manners and following directions. The bucks can later be redeemed at …

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