Oak Park School District 97 News

We have had an incredible response to the call for applications for our early childhood blended classrooms, and appreciate the community's interest in this opportunity. Due ...

Brooks and Julian were among the 148 middle schools in the nation to be named Project Lead The Way (PLTW) Distinguished Schools for the 2018-19 school year. This is the sec...

District 97 is seeking dedicated individuals from the community who are interested in taking an active role in shaping the future of our schools by applying to serve in a volunt...

District 97 families and Oak Park community members are invited to attend the district's second annual Community-Wide Year-End Celebration, which will be held on Tuesday, Ma...

During its meeting on Tuesday, May 14, the District 97 Board of Education approved the appointment of Amy Jefferson as the principal for Longfellow Elementary School. Jefferson ...

Online registration for students who are returning to District 97 for the 2019-20 school year is scheduled to begin Monday, May 13. Below are the three steps that are required f...

Oak Park Elementary School District 97 will hold four registration events this summer for new students enrolling in kindergarten through eighth grade for the 2019-20 school year...

Jukebox, one of the choirs at Percy Julian Middle School, received a Superior Rating (the highest possible) and perfect scores at the IGSMA State Festival that was held on Satur...

"We Are D97" is a monthly profile series that will highlight the tremendous work being done across the district to advance our vision, achieve our goals, and creat...

District 97 is seeking dedicated individuals from the community who are interested in taking an active role in shaping the future of our schools by applying to serve i...

During its meeting on Tuesday, April 9, the District 97 Board of Education unanimously approved several administrative appointments and new contracts with the Oak Park Teacher A...

"We Are D97" is a monthly profile series that will highlight the tremendous work being done across the district to advance our vision, achieve our goals, and creat...

The District 97 Physical Education Department is hosting its annual Adventure Run on Saturday, May 4, at Lindberg Park (1151 N. Marion St.).  The first race will be...

Based on the emergency days that have been used to date, the last day of school for the 2018-19 school year will be moved from Tuesday, June 4, to Thursday, June 6. Please note ...

During its meeting on Tuesday, March 12, the District 97 Board of Education approved the appointment of Eboney Lofton as the district's new chief academic and accountability...

Thank you again to everyone who submitted a nomination for the 2019-20 Those Who Excel Awards. While everyone who was nominated has had a profound and lasting impact on our scho...