Welcome to Solorio Academy High School
Solorio Academy High School seeks to create a challenging learning environment that encourages high expectations for success through developmentally appropriate instruction that allows for individual differences and learning styles. Solorio is committed to providing academic and social excellence in a positive and supportive culture to produce productive citizens prepared for a global society.
AP Psychology Exam
Best of luck to Mr. Barnett’s students on the AP Psychology exam!
11th Grade ACT Testing Day
Juniors will be taking the ACT. Juniors should promptly arrive at school no later than 7:50 AM.
It is a non-attendance day for students in 9th, 10th, and 12th grade.
AP Spanish Language & Culture Exam
Best of luck to Ms.Garcia’s students on the AP Spanish Language and Culture Exam!
Below you will find information about Solorio Academy High School’s activities, milestones, and events.
Solorio Holds 3rd Annual STEAM FairSolorio’s 3rd annual STEAM Fair was a tremendous success! We had over 40 students compete across all grade levels and everyone had amazing projects. Participants used their presentation skills to explain their projects to teachers, parents, and other students during their lunch periods on Wednesday April 13th. The winning projects from all grade levels will go on to compete at the AUSL network wide STEAM Fair at Collins High School on April 27th. We hope to have winners at every grade level just like we have the last 2 years. Great job Sun Warriors! Solorio STEAM WinnersFreshmen: 1st - Jasmine Lawrence and Abril Martinez2nd - Eldrich cedillo and Kevin vargasSophomores:1st - Carol Teran and Marli Barranco2nd - Crystal Sanchez and Alma Andrade Juniors: 1st - Selene Escalante and Naun Zarco2nd - Daniel BarrazaSeniors:1st - Erica Franco and Nataly Reyes2nd - Luis Aceves and Gaby Cruz
Solorio’s Folkloric Dance Group Performs at National Museum of Mexican Arts Event (Video Link)Our very own Solorio/CASA Folkloric Dance Group performed at the UIC Forum on April 9th for the National Museum of Mexican Arts Dia de los Niños event. Our girls and boys did an amazing job! Truly making Solorio proud. Click on the link to see a full video of their performance!
Three Solorio Teachers Accepted into Prestigious Hollyhock FellowshipSolorio Academy is proud to announce that three of our teachers have been accepted into Stanford University’s Hollyhock Fellowship Program. Laura Kroncke (US History), Conor Cameron (Algebra 1/Debate), and Kelsey Wright (Geometry) will now travel to Palo Alto, CA for the next two summers for a multi-disciplinary professional development experience. They will attend workshops focused on teaching one’s core content area while examining issues of equity in schools. Joining them in year two of their Hollyhock Fellowship will be Solorio teachers Greta Kringle (Chemistry), and Tim Nystrand (Chemistry/Physics/One Goal).
City Year: Family Engagement Night
Fall Festival of the Arts
Fall Athletics 2015
2015 Homecoming Football Game
Homecoming Week Spirit Days
Class of 2015 Graduation
Senior Luncheon 2015
Spring Athletics 2015
2015 Heritage Assembly
Spring Band Concert
Athletic Awards Banquet- 2015
Chicago Shakespeare Theater- Macbeth Performance at Solorio
Winter Athletics 2014-15
Mayor Rahm Emanuel Visits Solorio
Senior Night- Boys Basketball - Cheer - Pom
Teacher/Staff Karaoke Event
Fall Athletics 2014