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CAHS Titans


Are 16 - 21 years old

Are offered Dual Enrollment at a four year university 

Are recognized by name, not grade level or ID number

Are accepted based on their commitment to earn a high school diploma 

Are accepted into at least 6 colleges, universities or trade schools before graduation

Are welcomed regardless of current credit attainment, elementary graduation, social or financial statussexual orientation, race, or creed

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CAHS Titans


Are 16 - 21 years old

Are offered Dual Enrollment at a four year university 

Are recognized by name, not grade level or ID number

Are accepted based on their commitment to earn a high school diploma 

Are accepted into at least 6 colleges, universities or trade schools before graduation

Are welcomed regardless of current credit attainment, elementary graduation, social or financial statussexual orientation, race, or creed

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Staff


C.A.H.S. staffers go through a rigorous interview and probationary process to ensure they complement the W.Y.S. brand and are fully committed to our students and our mission to educate those who are willing to learn. We recruit transformational advocates of change that celebrate, inspire, and embrace students.

Staff


C.A.H.S. staffers go through a rigorous interview and probationary process to ensure they complement the W.Y.S. brand and are fully committed to our students and our mission to educate those who are willing to learn. We recruit transformational advocates of change that celebrate, inspire, and embrace students.

Lisa jackson-Williams, MSHSA; MSUPP; MSW; MED

Principal

Education: Loyola University of Chicago - Education (M.ed); Communication Arts (B.A.); Spertus College of Judaica -  Social Work (MSW/LCSW/ABD); University of Illinois Chicago - Urban Policy and Planning (MUPP):  Jones International University - Human Services Administration (MSHSA)

Roles: Teacher, Principal (20 Yrs), Executive Director of Williams Youth Services (24 Yrs)

TONY "QADIR" LYONS

ASST. PRINCIPAL

Twelve years teaching, two years administration, twenty years of community service in various areas, six years as a coordinator for C.O.S. fraternity involving high school students, four years active service in the Nation of Islam, three years active service in M.S.T.A. and sixteen years [current] in the Rastafari movement. 

Management


Chatham Academy High School is a program of Williams Youth Services, Inc. Organized in 1990 as a dream of commitment to service youth by the founders, Earl Sr. Williams and Lisa Jackson-Williams who were born and raised in public housing of Chicago’s inner city.

Management


Chatham Academy High School is a program of Williams Youth Services, Inc. Organized in 1990 as a dream of commitment to service youth by the founders, Earl Sr. Williams and Lisa Jackson-Williams who were born and raised in public housing of Chicago’s inner city.