Oak Lawn Community HS9400 Southwest Hwy.
Oak Lawn, IL 60453
Phone: (708) 424-5200
Fax: (708) 424-5263
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9/19/2014 Homecoming Festivities -Spartans on Ice!
Student Council is currently making plans for the Homecoming celebration. The festivities are scheduled for the week of September 22, 2014. The week kicks-off with an All-School Pep Assembly on Tuesday, September 23, 2014, at 2:00 p.m. The Annual Homecoming Parade, under the theme of "Spartans on Ice" will step off at 6:30 p.m. on Thursday, September 25, 2014, at 95th Street and Raymond and proceed west on 95th Street to the Warren O. Keneipp Athletic Stadium/Edward F. Napleton Field, located just west of the high school. Immediately following the parade, the school will host a pep-rally. The Homecoming King and Queen will be announced as part of the pep-rally activities. The evening will conclude with a fireworks show.
9/18/2014 OLCHS Welcomes New Dean
OLCHS welcomes a new dean to the 2014-15 school year: Hamed Askar. Hamed is a 1991 graduate. He has his Master’s Degree in Behavior/Emotional Disorders and a second Master’s Degree in Educational Leadership. Before becoming a Dean at OLCHS, Hamed was employed at a residential facility for 11 years and was also a Chicago public school teacher for 11 years. When asked about his new position, Hamed said, “It’s Great to be back!”
9/17/2014 Parent Workshop: Understanding Depression and Warning Signs of Suicide
The Student Services Department is hosting a session titled, “Understanding Depression and Warning Signs of Suicide in Our Youth” on Tuesday, September 30, 2014, at 6:00 p.m. in the Little Theater for parents and community members. One in five children in the U.S. experience Major Depressive Disorder in any given year and suicide is the 3rd leading cause of death for 10-19 year olds. Parents are a critical component to helping adolescents receive counseling services. Attend this very important session and learn to identify the symptoms of depression and the warning signs of suicide and how to intervene. The session is being led by Katie Mason, MA, LPC; Program Director of Public Education, Mental Health America of Illinois, 70 East Lake Street, Suite 900, Chicago, Illinois 60601. Please RSVP and direct questions to Social Worker Erin Lee at 708/741-5637.
9/23/2014 Bell Schedule E -Afternoon Assembly
9/23/2014 Homecoming Pep Assembly
9/24/2014 Powder Puff Football Game