Amandla is a Xhosa word meaning "Power" that was used as a rallying cry during the struggle to end apartheid in South Africa. The traditional response is "Ngawethu" - "For Everybody!". Our school is named Amandla because we believe in powerful public education for everybody.

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MLK Day
01/13/2017
NO School on Monday, January 16 in observance of Martin Luther King Day.
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School is in Session
We are open tomorrow 12/19
12/18/2016
Classes will be in session as scheduled on Monday, December 19
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College Acceptance
We have college acceptance letters!!
11/29/2016
Pictured on the left are Amandla seniors Bianca Jordan and Joie Rayford holding up their acceptance letters to Illinois State University, Northern Illinois University, University of Illinois at Chicago and Eastern Illinois University.
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