FATHER DAUGHTER DANCE
On Saturday March 11th from 2-4pm, we will be hosting our 2nd annual Future Oakies Father Daughter Dance. There will be lots of snacks, games, dancing and photo ops for the little ones. Tickets are $10 for adults and $5 per child. If you would like to purchase tickets, you can go to ophssc.seatyourself.biz . Portrait photos will be available for $5 (Cash Only). We are looking forward to a great time and hope to see you there!
FUTURE BUSINESS LEADERS OF AMERICA
Oak Park's 2016-2017 Future Business Leaders of America team represented their school recently in district competition. Notable finishes by team members are as follows:
Hannah Frazier—3rd in Accounting I; 1st in Accounting II
Tyler Eiken—4th in Agribusiness
Daniel D’Angelo—4th in Business Ethics; 3rd in Economics; 4th in Global Business (team event)
Mikelyn Sylvara—4th in Global Business (team event); 4th in Business Law
Sabrina Foster—5th in Organizational Leadership
Carson Goertz-Cline—2nd in Business Law; 4th in Economics; 1st in Business Procedures
Also representing OPHS in competition were Alex Donnici and Alex Brown.
State qualifiers include Hannah Frazier, Tyler Eiken, Daniel D’Angelo, Mikelyn Sylvara, Sabrina Foster, and Carson Goertz-Cline.
Congratulations to this outstanding group of Oak Park students
ATHLETE'S SIGNING CEREMONY
On January 30th we hosted we hosted our college athletic signing ceremony. Below you will find all of our amazing athletes!
Israel Esteban, football -St. Mary University
Forrest Rhea, football -St. Mary University
Kyle Linville, football - University of Central Missouri
Marckson Francois, track-Park University
Will Simpson, baseball-Central Methodist University
Cailyn Deeney, softball-Rockhurst University
Noah Studebaker, soccer-William Jewell College
Hunter Shelton, wrestling- South Dakota State University
ART AWARDS COMPETITION
Please congratulate the following students whose work has been accepted by 2017 Missouri Scholastic Art Awards competition. The Scholastic Awards is a national competitions that looks for work demonstrating originality, technical skill, and emergence of a personal voice or vision.
Evan Land, Design – honorable mention
Abby Oyesam, Drawing/Painting – honorable mention
Cristy Wei, Design – honorable mention
STUDENT HONOR ROLL
Here you can find a list of Oak Park's Honor Roll students. Congratulations on your hard work and effort! 2016-2017 Semester I
NORTHMEN PRIDE NEWSLETTER
Please check out our newest Fall 2016 newsletter. Here you will find a letter from our Principal, Dr. Chris Sartain, activities and athletic awards and updates and much more! All email's and website's are clickable links!
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SCIENCE OLYMPIAD TEAM
At the Northland Classic OP students had a great, fun day being competitive within the context of science. It was a competitive day, with some of the best teams in Kansas and Missouri, including from the St. Louis side, represented in the field of entrants. They placed in the top half at 13th out of 26, improving from our last tournament by two places. Top placers where:
- Caitlin Anderson and Malaina Curtiss placing 10th in Forensics,
- Maria Casto and Leanna Borgeson placing 10th in Electric Vehicle,
- Alan Scalzi and Mawada Eskandar placing 9th in Optics,
- Anne Hughes and Leanna Borgeson placing 9th in Towers,
- Amira Nuur and Alan Scalzi placing 9th in Disease Detectives,
- Jaeza Robertson and Sophia Hull placing 7th in Robot Arm,
- Erica Dykes and Leanna Borgeson placing 6th in Rocks and Minerals,
- Erica Dykes and Anne Hughes placing 5th in Dynamic Planet,
- Emily Hilderbrand and Nina Kutensky placing 5th in Helicopters,
- Jaeza Robertson and Emily Hilderbrand placing 2nd in Game On.
Their next competition is this Saturday, Feb. 4th at Warrensburg.
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Ascend Hospice is welcoming the opportunity for High school students to get involved in a number of activities, including companionship visits, office work and special projects. Training is provided, and many teen volunteers are able to use their hours towards community service requirements...read more.
Please contact Krystal Anderson for more information via email or by phone at 816-584-8111
Oak Park High School celebrated Homecoming Sept. 16-17, 2016. While rain caused the parade to be canceled, spirits were not dampened at the all-school assembly. The weather was beautiful as festivities continued on Saturday for the football game at the high school. Senior Mahasin Tutu was named 2016 Homecoming Queen during halftime. See all photos!
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STUDENT HONOR ROLL
2015-2016 Semester II Honor Roll has been announced. Please click here to view students who achieved Principal's and Northmen Honor Roll.