Congrats to Aasia Laurencin joining a 30+ year legacy as the 2019-2020 GATORADE MICHIGAN GIRLS TRACK & FIELD ATHLETE OF THE YEAR! Joining past Oak Park High School Track & Field winners Anna Jefferson (2014) and Brianna Holloway (2016). Roughly 5.7 million kids play the GATORADE ATHLETE OF THE YEAR sports - only 607 are named Gatorade State Player of the Year!!!
Our January Title 1 Parent/Student Gathering was all about fun! We played simple card games to help with our mathematics skills.
Oak Park Elementary teacher, Ms. Yukiko Fujiwara, hails from the eastern Asian country of Japan. Deciding to bring the Japanese culture to Oak Park Schools, Ms. Fujiwara set aside time to spend with one class from each elementary school to teach them how to make Onigiri, also known as a Japanese rice ball.S
OPPA's "Lock In" was a success with obstacle courses, races, DJ, Nails, and Soap making!
OPFI's Anti-Bullying assembly takes the opportunity to teach tolerance - Students working together to stop this harmful practice.