Our Mission as the Oak Park family is to Engage students to Explore possibilities that Empower them to make a positive difference in their community through a school distinguished by relevant inspiring learning experiences, respectful caring relationships and responsible culture of bold innovation.
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Applications to join AVID for second semester are available now. Your student can pick up an application in the counseling center, main office, AVID office 140A or AVID room N215. You can also apply online. Applications are due by Nov. 15 at 3 pm. Please contact your student’s counselor with any questions.
New for 2017-2018 Enrollment: Back-to-School registration for all students will be processed online! Families will have convenient 24 hours a day, seven days a week access to the registration site. It will be available to you in July.
You will follow these 2 steps to complete registration:
All Oak Park Athletes for the 2017-2018 school year will need to have a PRIVIT account to be eligible to participate. Click the link above to create your account. Instructions on how to create your account can be foundhere.
OPERATION PRIDE/COMMUNITY SERVICE Beginning with the Class of 2019, all graduating seniors from NKC Schools are required to have 20 Service to Community Hours — a requirement to be completed by the end of the student's first semester of their senior year. To learn more about the community service hours requirement.
WHAT'S THE DIFFERENCE between A+ hours and Community Service Hours? click here
Do you ever wonder what the different ACT scores can get you? Check out this list of schools that offer various scholarships based on your ACT score.
The ACT is an achievement test, measuring what a student has learned in school. The ACT has up to 5 components: English, Mathematics, Reading, Science, and an optional Writing Test. The ACT® college readiness assessment is a curriculum- and standards-based educational and career planning tool that assesses students’ academic readiness for college. Please view here for more information.
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BRIGHT FLIGHT To qualify for Bright Flight, a student must be in the top 3% of his or her statewide high school class as determined by normalized tests, the ACT and SATcomposite scores. To date, a score of 31 or above on the ACT. Below is a list of the amazing young minds at Oak Park who have achieved a score of 31 or higher on the ACT.
Do you have children at more than one district school? Wouldn’t it be helpful if you could see multiple schools’ calendars together? Now, you can!(See how here)
ALUMNI COURTYARD - GRANITE LEGACY PAVERS Become part of Oak Park’s Alumni Courtyard by purchasing a granite legacy paver. What was previously known as the Main Courtyard has been renovated and updated to recognize our Alumni, their families, and staff members. Pavers can be purchased to recognize the families, influential teachers, previous classes, or other members of the OP Family you would like to acknowledge. The funds will be used to continue to make improvements to Oak Park. Contact Susan Hiland with any questions.
SOFTBALL LEGACY PLATE If you are interested in purchasing a legacy plate that will be displayed at the OP Softball Complex please order here. For questions contact Coach Smothers at (417)437-2853 or via email.
DAN KAHLER INNOVATIVE TEACHING GRANT If you would like to donate in honor of Dr. Dan Kahler to The Dr. Dan Kahler Innovative Teaching Grants Program you may contact Jan Lewis at (816) 321-5550. Or you may donate to the Oak Park Alumni Fund. Donations to either may be sent to NKC Schools Education Foundation at 2000 NE 46th St. Kansas City, MO 64116.