ANNUAL HANDEL'S MESSIAH
Oak Park High School will be presenting the 52nd Annual Handel’s Messiah at 7:00 PM on Saturday, December 17, 2016 in the Auditorium.
Alumni of acappella choir, orchestra and band are invited to rehearse with the current acappella and concertino members at 2:00 PM.
We hope to see lots of alumni this year!
SCIENCE OLYMPIAD TEAM
The Oak Park Science Olympiad Team competed Nov. 19th at the O-town Throw Down hosted by Olathe North High School. With a total of 25 teams, including top 10 teams from Missouri, Nebraska, and Kansas; we placed 15th as a team. Top 10 individual performances from OPSO were as follows:
- 10th place in Astronomy: Erica Dykes
- 9th place in Experimental Design: Sophia Hull, Tyler Mason, and Jaeza Robertson
- 7th place in Dynamic Planet: Erica Dykes and Anne Hughes
- 6th place in Hovercraft: Mawada Eskander and Mason Mayer
- 4th place in Rocks and Minerals: Erica Dykes and Leanna Borgeson.
This gives us a good place to start and a better idea where the bull’s eye is for our young team. Please congratulate our placers when you see them in the classroom or hallways. Included are pictures of Mawada, Mason, Erica, and Leanna.
KC METRO HONOR BAND
Please congratulate the following band students who earned spots in the Kansas City Metro Honor Band and Honorable Mention Band over the weekend. These students were selected from over 300 students throughout the city.
KC Metro Honor Band
Sebastian Vaughn- Percussion
Gabby Stanley- Clarinet
Brianne Bender- Clarinet
Honorable Mention Band
Annie Winkler- Flute
James Swofford – Tuba
The Oak Park Varsity Cheerleaders put on a tremendous showing at State! They placed 3rd in one of the larger divisions and this is our highest placement in 10 years. Please congratulate the girls when you see them and again thank you for all of your support!
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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.