Hello District 163, We apologize for the delay in the release of our Black History Program. Please stand by.
OLS Families, OLS March Madness is upon us. Please check out the flyer to learn about our attendance challenge and save the date for our Virtual Spirit Week and Pep Rally! We are looking forward to a new month full of opportunities.
Attention families! Your voice matters. Please take a moment and use the link below to complete our 5Essentials Survey. Once you access the link, select parent survey, preferred language, add your email and additional information before advancing to questions. If you need any support, please contact the school. Parent Survey Link: ttps://survey.5-essentials.org/illinois/
Attention families! Please see the attached flyer with the updated date for our district-wide Virtual Black History Program. The YouTube link will be shared prior to the event.
Virtual Black History Presentation!!! Join us on Wednesday, February 24th at 7 pm for our virtual program "Stand Up - A Festival of Oratory Excellence". YouTube link will be on the school and district website before 7 pm on February 24th.
Attention 8th Grade Families! Please mark your calendar to learn more about Rich 227 IB (MYP) Program. The event will take place on February 18th. Please see the flyer for more information.
8th Grade Leaders! It's almost Wardrobe Wednesday! Make sure you wear your white shirt, pearls and ties every Wednesday as we continue to Elevate Your Leadership through engaging and innovative virtual activities. We are excited to kick things off tomorrow! Do not forget to take a selfie.
Congratulations to our 2nd Quarter Honor Roll Recipients. Please enjoy our video honoring Principal, High Honor and Honor Roll students for 2nd quarter. Keep up the good work!!! https://youtu.be/YCR_OHMQahk
Parents, Reminder to come pick up books, materials and supplies for your student Monday - Thursday, 2/8 - 2/11 from 8:30 am - 4 pm for 3rd quarter. Come to door 1 at Barack Obama School. If you have questions, please call 708-668-9100. Have a great weekend and stay safe!!
Good afternoon OLS Parents, Join us on Tuesday morning at 10:00 am for our Honor Roll presentation for 2nd quarter. We will place the link on our school website for you to enjoy. Congratulations to our Principal, High Honors and Honor Roll students for 2nd quarter!!
Congratulations to our 8th Grade Leaders for a job well done during our Pearls of Wisdom and Tied to Greatness ceremonies on Friday. You all looked fabulous in your pearls and ties. Remember to wear your pearls and ties every Wednesday during your school day!!
8th grade Pearls of Wisdom and Tied to Greatness Ceremonies!! 8th Grade Parents and Community, join us on Friday, 1/29 for our Pearls of Wisdom Ceremony at 10:30 am for our young ladies and Tied to Greatness Ceremony at 1 pm for our young men! Pick up your ties and pearls at OLS today, noon - 4 pm and Thursday, 7:30 - 8:30 am and noon - 4 pm.
8th Grade Parents and student leaders, Due to the inclement weather, the ties and pearls are not available for pick up today. Please pick them up 1/27 and 1/28 from 7:30 - 8:30 am or noon - 4 pm. We want all of our scholars to be prepared for our events on Friday.
Attention OLS families! Please see the attached flyer for Parent/Teacher Conferences for Friday, February 5th. Students will be dismissed at 12:30 and conferences will take place by appointment only from 12:30 to 3:00.
OLS Community!! Our Horticulture Team is rocking with wonderful projects for the end of second quarter. Great job Ms. Herschberger!!! Enjoy!! https://docs.google.com/presentation/d/e/2PACX-1vT__d_kDmjZ1F7OIgplLyLUziD_9HfBrDP4xVc2jxQ85nj5giLIX_-dt8_KgEvsW2f66X2XhiZL9WuB/pub?start=false&loop=false&delayms=3000&slide=id.gb4a2692604_0_0
Attention 6-8 families! Please check out this virtual Youth Empowerment Conference and College Showcase, taking place Saturday, February 20th. Please see the flyer below for more information.
8th Grade Parents! 3rd Quarter Genius Week is next week! Ties and Pearls Pickup is Monday and Tuesday, January 25th and 26th. Pick up times are on the flyer!!
8th Grade Graduation Picture Reminders! Please see attached letter for important reminders for 8th grade pictures for Tuesday, January 12th from 8:30 am - 3:30 pm!!
Greetings 8th Grader Parents and Students, Join us on Mon., Jan 18th from noon - 2 pm for a Professional Skills Educational Webinar hosted on Zoom. This is a great way to receive your service credit for graduation. All info is on the attached flyer! For male and female students