Lavelle Prep News

Meet the Assistant Principal: Mrs. Rexha

Mrs. Dori Rexha — Lavelle Prep High School How long have you been with ICS? I have been with ICS since the beginning, 2009. During my time at Lavelle Prep, I taught middle school and high school mathematics courses as well as Financial Algebra. In 2009, I assumed the role of Test Coordinator and in […]

Welcome Back, Lavelle Prep Elementary!

Dear Lavelle Prep Elementary Families and Students, The staff of Lavelle Prep Elementary School would like to take this opportunity to welcome back all returning families. Additionally, we are looking forward to working with the new parents and students entering Lavelle Prep Elementary in the upcoming 2019 – 2020 school year.  As 2018- 2019 was […]

Welcome Back, Middle & Upper!

To the Lavelle Prep Family, Whether you are joining our division for the first time, or your child is preparing for college, welcome to the 2019-2020 school year! We enter this year having achieved a 100% high school graduation rate last year and we look forward to continuing that excellence. We pride ourselves in giving […]

Celebrating the Class of 2019

On Wednesday, June 26th, Lavelle Prep joined New Ventures for a joint graduation ceremony at the Hilton Garden Inn. After a seven-year tenure with Lavelle Prep, 42 seniors proudly took the stage to be presented with their diplomas, as Principal Zilinski and Valedictorian Abdul Bankole shared heartwarming sentiments and nostalgia. “The majority of us here […]

Lavelle Prep Celebrates 2019 National Honor Society Inductees

On Tuesday, June 19th, seven high school students were inducted into the National Honor Society. The proud new inductees were: Justin-Alexander Wilson, Dean Gutic, Gabriela Hernandez, Persis-Moitey-Doku, Caitlyn Murphy, Marieme Ndiaye, and David Olubiyi. Alumni NHS members Seynabou Ndiaye, Lamine Sangare, and Victoria Cruz-Green were in attendance for the celebration as well. This esteemed organization […]

2019 Night of Champions’ Outstanding Teachers and TAs

  It has been an incredible year for Lavelle Prep—and it’s not even over yet! This year we are proud to present four of our best educators as the 2019 Night of Champion’s Outstanding Teachers and Teacher Assistants. From Lavelle Prep Elementary, we recognize Alessandra Demeo and Paola Silva. Alessandra DeMeo – Outstanding Teacher of […]

Lavelle Prep High School Students Get First-Hand Look Into Emergency Medicine

There is no teacher quite as effective or memorable as experience!  At Lavelle Prep, we are driven by our belief that exposure and experience to the “real world” will inspire students to achieve their biggest dreams.  On Monday, May 20th, the high schoolers of Lavelle Prep had a rare and informative look into the field of medicine— specifically the sights and science of […]

Mindful Mondays at Lavelle Prep

According to a study conducted by the Pew Research Center, 70% of students in the United States feel that depression and anxiety are a major problem affecting themselves and peers.  At Lavelle Prep, addressing the emotional problems is more than just a priority— it’s our mission!  Integration Charter Schools (ICS) is dedicated to providing innovative pathways to […]

Lavelle Prep Seniors Celebrates College Signing Day!

On May 3rd, 43 college-bound Lavelle Prep Seniors took their first steps towards their college careers.  Lavelle Prep’s College Signing Day was filled with high hopes and roaring cheers as the senior class announced their final college decisions. They were greeted with an auditorium filled with their biggest supporters and role models, including fellow students from 10th and […]