St. Damian School 5300 155th St, Oak Forest, IL60452 St. Damian School educates preschoolers through eighth graders. The Catholic school is associated with the Archdiocese…More of Chicago. Families pay tuition for each student, and an Educated Child Fund provides stipends to families in need. The school runs its own food pantry for local, struggling families, and hosts other charitable events. The school's boys' and girls' athletic teams include basketball, volleyball and combined golf.
Residents can stop by this neighborhood park, located next to Morton Gingerwood School, to enjoy one of two tennis…More courts, a basketball court or flag football field. Home to the Oak Forest Park District Girls' Softball Association, four softball fields are also available.
Visitors can enjoy a snack from the concession stand in the picnic area. Younger park guests can take advantage of the full playground, complete with tot lot.
The park was named after Don Burns, one of the park district's original commissioners.
With 615 students, Arbor Park Middle School holds the title of District 145's largest. Located on Central Avenue, the…More middle school campus is also home to District 145 administration.
Under the guidance of Principal Mary Beth Sexton, 42 faculty members lead fifth through eighth grade students.
The middle school offers a full program of extra-curricular activities and athletics, including boys' and girls' basketball, volleyball, track, cheerleading and running club. Students can also participate in activities like choir, band, National Junior Honor Society, Student Council, yearbook, school newspaper and more. For a full list, visit the school's website.