Special events

These events are fantastic opportunities to learn about Namaste Charter School's innovation and to engage with our amazing team and community of friends. We hope you will join us soon to celebrate and support the empowering of students to thrive in a complex, interconnected and changing world.  Click here to receive event update emails.


past events

Rethinking School: Who is the Whole Child in the 21st Century?

October 15, 2018

Executive Director, Natalie Neris joined Managing Partner, Emerson Collective and Former US Secretary of Education, Arne Duncan in a conversation about challenging tradition and changing the game for Chicago students moderated by WBEZ Southside Reporter, Natalie Moore.

To view excerpts of this conversation, please click the image to the left.

CASINO NIGHT LOGOBlack.Red (2).png

6th Annual Lucky Flames Casino Night

November 9, 2018

Namaste Charter School’s Associate Board hosted a wonderful evening filled with delicious food, drinks, and entertainment in support of our innovative academic and wellness programs at the Montgomery Club in River North. View our photo album to see all the fun!

Namaste Cooking Class Image.png

Family Cooking Class

February 26, 2019

We had a wonderful time together with food sponsor, Lifeway Foods, for our cooking class to learn how to prepare a delicious and healthy meal as part of our “30 Days of Health & Wellness!”. Click HERE to view the photos from our event!

OEFF Flyer-2.png

One Earth Film Festival- Inventing Tomorrow

March 7, 2019

Special thanks to One Earth Film Festival, including our community and resource partners who helped make this event possible. Enjoy some snapshots of our event held on March 7, 2019 HERE!