Imagine OPRF Work Group

Thank you for your interest in the Imagine OPRF Work Group. We had 90 (yes, 90!) community members submit applications before the deadline on April 14.

We anticipate choosing members and notifying all who have applied by the end of May 2017.

To see a PDF of the application we required, click here.

Oak Park and River Forest High School invites you to apply to join its new Imagine OPRF Work Group.

  • Work Group Purpose: Make recommendations to the Board of Education for a facilities plan, which will support District goals related to equity, current and future academic programming needs, and fiscal responsibility.

  • Work Group Tasks: Review previous work, explore new options, and gather community input.

  • Work Group Membership: A diverse, representative working group with regard to age, race, gender, family configuration, families who've felt connected to OPRF/families who've felt excluded, renter/homeowner, children/no children, background and experience, level of education, personally connected to D200/no connection, etc. Selected through an application process.

Interested? In order to join, you must do the following:

  1. Attend ONE of the required pre-application meetings at OPRF High School (201 N. Scoville Ave., Oak Park):

    1. Mon., March 20, 7:00 - 8:30 p.m.

    2. Thurs., April 6, 6:30 - 8:00 p.m.

    3. Sat., April 8, 1:00 - 2:30 p.m.

  2. Submit an online application (click here) by Fri., April 14 at noon.

Questions? Please contact Director of Communications and Community Relations Karin Sullivan at or 708-434-3691.