RBA Anti-Bullying Policy

RBA’s Anti-Bullying policy is now available!   ADM-10 Anti-Bullying Policy_210924

Taylor Bennet Speaker Series

We are so honored to have welcomed Taylor Bennet to speak to our scholars and kick off the 2021-22 school year!  Taylor Bennet is a long-time friend and former student of CEO Dr. Richard Glass, and he was kind enough to give a motivational speech to our scholars. ...

Our New School Location!

Ryan Banks Academy is excited to announce our school location for the 2021-22 school year.  We are now located at 5401 S Wentworth Avenue, Harold Washington Professional Building – 2nd FL East, Chicago, IL 60609.  Come visit us as we kick-off the school year! We...

Congratulations to our 8th Grade Valedictorian Destini!

Congratulations to our 8th Grade Valedictorian, Destini!  Destini embraced our theme of “resiliency” and has improved in all academic areas over the past year, tackling the many challenges remote learning has thrown at our scholars.  Her future is bright,...

Way to go Taj!!

Congratulations to Taj Zuniga for passing the Level 1 IC3 Digital Literacy certification!  The Internet Core Competency Certification (IC3) is the worldwide benchmark to gauge a student’s understanding of computer systems like hardware, software, firmware,...

Comedy Night Fundraiser Success!

Thanks to everyone who joined us for fun and laughs on May 20.  Thanks to your generosity, we raised almost $6000 and brought many new donors into the RBA family!  A big round of applause for our Associate Board who organized the event!

Broadband Benefit program

THE EMERGENCY BROADBAND BENEFIT PROGRAM – Funds are limited. Apply Today! Consumers in low-income households can sign up for $50 off their internet service as part of a new federal program starting today, Axios’ Margaret Harding McGill reports. Why it...

Spring Fundraiser

We’ve teamed up with @thebonfirelive to bring you a night of laughs with a virtual comedy show on Thursday, May 20. Starting at 6 pm CT, the event features stand out comedians @mrjaywashington and @martinmmorrow to benefit RBA. Get your tickets here:...

See Tex Mitchell’s story in Silk Road Rising’s Streaming Event!

We are thrilled to announce that Tex Mitchell was selected as one of only four students in Chicago to have his story performed in Silk Road Rising’s EPIC virtual event “Black Teen Lives Matter: Family Stories”. The playwrights chosen for Black Teen Lives Matter:...