Oak Park and River Forest High School welcomes the involvement of all parents and guardians. Our goal is to provide the resources you need to stay informed and support your students' academic and social-emotional growth. See the links at left for some of the most-requested information.

Parent Connection

Community Outreach Coordinator Ty Garland( serves as the liaison between school and families, and runs our Parent Connection workshops and events. With such a large school, we want to be sure our families are getting their questions answered and connecting to all the resources they need to help students succeed, both academically and socially. Throughout the year, our community outreach coordinator hosts a variety of workshops for parents and guardians. More information.

Family Survival Guide

Click here for our guide that's chock-full of insider tips for navigating the high school. 


Our weekly e-newsletter goes out to families every Friday. Subscribe here and click here for past issues. 

Daily Bulletin

Subscribe here for announcements e-newsletter. Announcements are read to students each day during Advisory.

List of Key Dates

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