Welcome to Falcon City -- Independent Voices of the Harlan CommunityHS

Welcome to Falcon City, independent voices of the Harlan Community. John Marshall Harlan High School was opened in 1956. The school is located in the Roseland Community of Chicago's south side at 9652 S. Michigan Ave.

The official Harlan Community Academy website is http://harlanfalcons.org. The Chicago Public Schools official website is http://cps.edu.
The John Marshall Harlan Alumni Association website is located at http://jmhaa.org

Disclaimer: The contents of this blog do not necessarily represent the opinions and views of Harlan Community Academy HS, Chicago Public Schools, its employees, students, parents and stakeholders.

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Friday, June 18, 2010

Congrats Harlan Falcon Grads

Congratulations to the Harlan Community Academy HS Class of 2010. Good luck in your post secondary plans (college, vocational training, military, or career)

Also, congrats to Academic Center 8th grade graduates, future Class of 2014. Good luck in high school.

For additional information about Harlan, please visit the official school website

Tuesday, September 1, 2009

Harlan Teacher Institute Days

Harlan Teachers and Staff are scheduled to return from Summer Break. This year, besides all of the infrastructure modifications, Harlan will introduce an Engineering Magnet Program. Also, Harlan will continue its participation of the High School Transformation program.

Harlan Falcons play Julian Jaguars on Friday 3:30 PM at Gately Stadium

Monday, August 24, 2009

Harlan Student Orientation

Harlan Parents & Students it’s time for the 2009-2010 school year. Orientation will be held on the following dates:

Promotion Student Orientation August 13, 2009 9:00am -11:00am

Engineering Student Orientation August 25, 2009 6:30pm – 8:30pm

Freshman Orientation August 25, 2009 9:00am – 11:00 am

Sophomore Orientation August 25, 2009 1:30pm - 3:00pm

Academic Center Orientation August 26, 2009 9:00am - 10:30am

Promotion Division Make-up Orientation August 26, 2009 12:00pm - 1:30pm

Junior Orientation August 27, 2009 10:00am – 12:00pm

Senior Orientation August 27, 2009 1:00pm -3:00pm

Ms. Maudree L. Hudson
Assistant Principal
JM Harlan Community Academy HS

Monday, July 20, 2009

Harlan Falcons on the web

Harlan has been making steady changes to engage alumni, students, parents, and staff.

The new
website is content management based technology. Please contact other alumni and encourage them to register on the website. The web address is http:harlanfalcons.org.

Follow H
arlan Falcons on Twitter. http://twitter.com/harlanfalcons The twitter account is using Twitrobot to update status on the school events

Harlan Blog. http://harlanfalcons.blogspot.com/

For current students, staff, and parents:

Parents and students can access grades, attendance, and homework using the
Parent or Student Portal. The tool can be accessed at http://parent.cps.k12.il.us or http://student.cps.k12.il.us. If you or your child cannot access the portals, please contact the IT Coordinator.

Homework and Calendar events can be monitored by parents and students who utilize RSS readers, such as Google Reader. Find your teacher in the Harlan Staff Directory, click on the teacher, then click on Classes, then Homework. Then click on the RSS button to choose your reader.

Example: Tammy Butler, Harlan Science Teacher
RSS feed for Homework http://harlanfalcons.org/apps/classes/assignment_rss.jsp?REC_ID=295860&rn=8423323

You may also follow:

Harlan News and Announcements at http://harlanfalcons.org/apps/news/news_rss.jsp?id=0&rn=8537821

Harlan Bulletins http://harlanfalcons.org/apps/bbmessages/bbm_rss.jsp?rn=675292

Harlan Events http://harlanfalcons.org/apps/events/events_rss.jsp?id=0&rn=7343006

If you have any questions, please contact me
via the Harlan website here

A W Bolden
IT Coordinator
Harlan Community Academy