GLA Parent Resource Page

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Online Curriculum Resources

Kindergarten -2nd grade: 

3rd - 5th grade:

Therapeutic Social/Emotional Services


Illinois SASS- CARES Line



Metropolitan Family Services

3062 E 91st St, Chicago, IL 60617

(773) 371-2900


Lurie Children’s Hospital



Ada S. McKinley Community Services

9135 S Brandon Ave, Chicago, IL 60617

(773) 731-4033


Parenting and Family Resource Classes


Family Focus

6727 S Western Ave


Free of cost, Tuesdays and Wednesdays from 10am-12pm

Walk-ins Welcome


Mary and Tom Leo and Associates

2656 W Montrose Ave # 2E, Chicago, IL 60618


3 Saturdays each month 9am-2pm

Student in Temporary Living Situations

Uniform Resources

Need some ideas on where you can purchase those black sneaks or khaki pants? Our parents have put together a great list of places where you can find school approved uniform gear. Click here!

Transportation Resources

Below are some resources in the community for transportation. These are day cares and private busing companies that may provide transportation services to and from our school. Great Lakes Academy does not endorse the businesses listed below. This is a list to help you get started.

Kenyatta’s Daycare
Phone: (773) 221-3777

(773) 704-0990


A Family Affair Bus Service
Phone: (773) 655-3038


Allen's Kids and Care Transportation Bus Service
Phone: (773) 678-8341

Rainbow Kidcare Academy
Phone: (773) 930-8947

Healthy Start Daycare
(773) 309-1548