It is the mission of McKinley Lakeside Leadership Academy to re-engage students in a structured and supportive educational environment, through meaningful service learning experiences dedicated to ensuring that all students receive a quality education with transitioning opportunities that respond to today’s fast paced and ever changing world.
MLLA students are expected to begin each day with a healthy, nutritious breakfast which is served daily from 8:15 a.m. - 8:40 a.m.
Class begin at 8:45 a.m.
*Wednesdays are abbreviated school days.
ABOUT OUR SCHOOL
Changing the World
McKinley Lakeside Leadership Academy is an alternative high school for 16-21 year olds seeking a high school diploma and career and college readiness! Located in the Chicago's Bronzeville community, we are a Level One school that offers a competency based education.
“Education is the most powerful tool you can use to change the world".