Welcome to Ira Aldridge Elementary School

Aldridge Elementary School is a Chicago Public School serving student learners in The Altgeld Gardens Housing and Garden Homes Communities. 

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School Hours

Monday - Friday:
  • Regular School Day ~ 8:30am -3:30 pm
  • Breakfast is served until 8:45am 
  • After school hours run until 5:30 pm Monday-Friday ~ Each program has different days and hours, if you are unsure of your child's time, please check with the program coordinator.  

 

Current Events

Bell Schedule

  • 8:30-8:45 Universal Breakfast
  • 8:45-8:50  Calm Classroom
  • 8:50  AM Instruction
  • 11:20-12:05  Primary Lunch/Recess
  • 12:20-1:05 Intermediate Lunch/Recess
  • 1:20-2:05  Middle School Lunch/Recess
  • 12:05/1:05  PM Instruction
  • 3:25  Preparation for Dismissal
  • 3:30  Dismissal