Mission Statement

Oak Lawn Community High School exists to…

  • inspire, challenge, and empower students and staff in a safe, supportive environment
  • maximize individual potential through academic and personal growth
  • graduate students who attain the high standards set forth by our community.

Vision Statement

We envision a school that provides each student with challenging opportunities in a culture where creativity, respect, and an authentic enthusiasm for learning exist, one where all strive to be responsible, motivated citizens of strong character, one that embraces a strong partnership with our diverse communities, and one that promotes a passionate commitment to Spartan Pride.

Statement of Values

  • Uphold high expectations.
  • Demand a safe, supportive, respectful environment for self and others.
  • Expect honesty, integrity, pride, responsibility, and compassion.
  • Foster positive student, staff, family and community relationships.
  • Appreciate, respect, and celebrate diversity.
  • Instill critical thinking, problem solving, and effective communication skills.
  • Nurture appreciation for creativity and the arts.
  • Support extracurricular activities.
  • Emphasize the connection between education and future success.
  • Commit all available resources to achieve the mission.