Parent group APPLE hosts its first meeting of the school year on Tuesday Feb. 7, coinciding with start of Black History Month. Invited guests and speakers include educators and elected officials, as well as health, legal and business professionals.
A new state law will change how state school report cards are presented to the public. Along with reporting standardized test results, report cards will now be required to include information on students’ overall progress and their school environment.
Two Oak Parkers, including Police Chief Rick Tanksley, have been named recipients of the Outstanding Community Leadership Award from Concordia University, according to a statement sent Monday from the River Forest school.