Ada S. McKinley Academy- Lakeside Campus


2920 S. Wabash Avenue




(312) 949-5010
(312) 949-5015
Contact: Pamela Kennedy, Principal

Ada S. McKinley Academy serves approximately 175 students who have had their high school careers interrupted for a variety of reasons, but who are still committed to pursuing and obtaining a high school diploma. Ada S. McKinley is looking for students who are motivated and interested in attending college or receiving other post-secondary training leading to a productive career. McKinley is accredited by both NCA and COA and has been in existence for nearly a century.

McKinley Lakeside Academy is a charter school with the Youth Connection Charter School Campuses and a part of the Alternative Schools Network.

Programs & Services
Educational services are available to help students academically, behaviorally, and socially. In addition to the standards-based curriculum, students can accelerate academically via computer based instruction. Students are prepared for college and/or for employment.

McKinley Lakeside Academy is looking for students who are interested in improving their skills as well as pursuing a college degree in order to become an interdependent and contributing member to our community and to our society. If you are interested in this, please contact us at the above address and telephone number.