Oak Lawn Community HS9400 Southwest Hwy.
Oak Lawn, IL 60453
Phone: (708) 424-5200
Fax: (708) 424-5263
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3/31/2015 Theater Program Brings Home 6th Consecutive State Title
On March 28, Oak Lawn Community High School, earned its 12th State Championship title in the school’s history. The Drama/Contest Play cast and crew were crowned State Champions by the Illinois High School Association for the 4th consecutive year. The theater program has now earned eleven state titles. Six of the titles have been earned consecutively since 2010. Congratulations Spartans! Public performances of the state winning program are scheduled for April 9-11 in the Little Theater at 7:00 p.m. Tickets can be purchased in advance for $10 by calling the ticket hotline at 708/424-5200 x5920 or for $12 at the door. A complimentary show for parents, staff members, and senior citizens is scheduled for Wednesday, April 8, 2015, at 7:00 p.m.
3/24/2015 Spartan Scientists Storm SSC Competition
At last week’s Annual South Suburban Conference (SSC) Science Competition, the Science Technology Engineering Math (STEM) Club competed against twelve other schools. The Spartans finished in fourth place overall. First Place finishes included: Sean Nugent and David Nejdl in the Acid Base Titration Event and James Benson in the newly added Paper Airplane Event. Second Place finishes included: Emmet Nugent in the Advanced Placement Biology Exam and Jake Janicke and Trevor Spreadbury in the Science Bowl Prelims. Third Place Finishes included: Joshua Wolf in the "What Are We Trying to Tell You?" event and Omar Abdelrahman, Peter Ruane, Alec McCarthy, and Adrian Cetera in the Forensics event. A fourth place finish was earned by Wojciech Zacherek in the Geology and Meteorology Exam event. Great Job Spartans!
3/23/2015 Spring Theater Productions
This year’s spring theater productions consist of a Contest Play, a Group Interpretation, and a Children’s Play. The Contest Play is a 40-minute cutting of a full-length play that utilizes full set, costumes, lights, and sound. The show has a timed set-up where the crew must construct it and take it down in a total of 20 minutes. This year’s show is Romeo and Juliet by William Shakespeare, which is the classic tale of star-crossed lovers kept apart by their conflicting families, as they look to love and a secret plan as a way to be together forever. Cast members include Laura Akouris, Joseph Amado, Megan Baker, Joshua Cash, Jonathan Cortez, Charles Doria, Xavier Jacquez-Flores, Rose-Mary Metzger, Jacob Montesano, Anthony Rocco, Damian Samsonowicz, Vaughn Smith, and Genesis Zepeda. The play is directed by Billy Denton, Thomas Dzurison, Theresa Wantiez, and Marcus Wargin.
4/6/2015 No School: Spring Break
4/7/2015 School Resumes
4/7/2015 PTSA Meeting