Oak Park and River Forest High School News

Prepaid yearbooks will be ready for pickup at the high school this Friday or Saturday, June 5 or 6. The pickup station will be at the south entrance on Scoville Avenue; please&n...

On Wednesday, June 10, we are holding a makeup day for seniors to pick up your locker contents, cap and gown, and diploma, as well as to drop off textbooks, library books, and a...

Dear OPRF High School Community, As I heard the news about George Floyd and that he had been killed in Minneapolis at the knees of the police, it took me back 20 years, to my...

Today Gov. Pritzker lifted the stay-at-home order that took effect March 21 and announced that all regions of Illinois have moved into Phase 3 of the Restore Illinois reopening ...

Last evening, district administrators were made aware of a racist and extremely offensive image posted to social media, mocking the tragic killing of George Floyd in Minneapolis...

Dear OPRF Staff, Students, and Families, As I write to you today, we are preparing to end our school year far differently than any of us expected. We’ll be live streami...

Class of 2020 Graduates and Families, This letter has information about two important items: Distribution days for caps and gowns, diplomas, etc. Instructions for tak...

Dear Spring Athletics Families, This coming Tuesday, June 2, we will hold a contact-free, drive-through drop-off for Athletics uniforms. To ensure the process goes quickly an...

Dear Incoming Freshman Summer School Families, This coming Tuesday, June 2, we will hold a contact-free, drive-through pick-up at OPRF for your child to receive a Chromebook ...

We are happy to announce that we will be offering the classroom portion of Driver Education (DE) through e-Learning this summer.  The class will run from June 8 until July ...

Dear OPRF Staff, Students, and Families, Today we have reached a significant day in our unprecedented spring: the last day for any new remote learning assignments for our stu...

May 12, 2020 Dear OPRF Students and Families, As we prepare to end the school year, I want to update you on a significant change regarding incomplete grades.  Thro...

Dear Class of 2020 and Families, This Friday and Saturday, May 22 and 23, we are holding a contact-free event for seniors to come to the high school to drop off  and/or ...

Dear Class of 2020 Students and Families, I hope you and your loved ones are well. Please see below for two important updates affecting seniors. Graduation Requirements G...

Dear Students, Staff, and Families, I was so proud to see two of our Huskies featured in the following article from Beyond Hunger’s newsletter! “When Natalia a...

Matt Maloney, head coach of the OPRF boys basketball team, announced today that he is resigning his coaching position, effective immediately. In an email to colleagues, Maloney ...

After lengthy and in-depth consideration at its April 23 regular meeting, the Board of Education voted unanimously to proceed as planned with the district’s $32.6 million ...

Dear Students, Staff, and Families, With the gloomy weather of the past several days, I thought that this week I’d do something different and share our good news at the...

Despite all of the recent changes and challenges we’ve faced as a community, we remain committed to recognizing our students and their exceptional academic accomplishments...

Oak Park and River Forest High School students Elise Scheuring and Margaret Kennedy earned top honors at the 58th Annual Junior Science and Humanities Symposium (JSHS), held via...

When it comes to the best public high schools in Illinois, Oak Park and River Forest High School ranks among the top 5%, according to U.S. News & World Report. The magazine&...

Dear Students, Staff, and Families, Thank you for your ongoing support of our efforts to provide remote learning in a meaningful way. Hard to believe but next week we enter t...

Dear Huskies, We hope that this communication finds you and your families healthy and safe during these challenging and unprecedented times.  We know that the circumstan...