Oak Park-River Forest High School

Emery Lehman competes in the men's 10,000-meter during the U.S. Speed Skating Long Track Olympic Trials at the Utah Olympic Oval on Jauary 1, 2014 in Salt Lake City, Utah.  (Photo by Matthew Stockman/Getty Images)

West Suburban Speed Skater Heading To Sochi Olympics

A student at Oak Park-River Forest High School got a big send-off on Friday as he prepared to head to Sochi, Russia, where he’ll be participating as a speed skater in the 2014 Winter Olympics.


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Oak Park On Alert After Man Tried To Lure Student

A west suburban high school is stepping up security today after a man tried to lure a student into his truck.


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For Some, Concussion Dangers Are Enough To Ban Football At Public High Schools

Should publicly funded high schools retire tackle football programs? More groups are coming to that conclusion, CBS 2’s Rob Johnson reports.


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Heat, Dry Conditions Prompt Extra Precautions For Fireworks Shows

As local residents prepare to celebrate the 4th of July amid record-tying heat, firefighters and fireworks companies were facing different kinds of challenges in getting ready for the night’s fireworks displays.

CBS Chicago–07/04/2012

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Suburban Students: Worn Uniform Swimsuits Are Much Too Revealing

Swim class is a rite of passage for many students, but at Oak Park-River Forest High School, the uniforms are something they’d rather pass on.

CBS Chicago–05/29/2012

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Alleged Drug Dealer From Oak Park High School Suspected In Calculator Thefts

A high school senior from Oak Park is in a heap of trouble with the law, as police crack a calculator caper.

CBS Chicago–08/29/2011

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District Claims Family Lives Out Of Town, Sues For $30K In Tuition

Suburban high school officials are suing the parents of two students enrolled in classes during the 2009-2010 school year, accusing the family of living in Chicago — outside school boundaries — and ordering them to fork over more than $30,000 in out-of-district tuition.


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Student Accused Of Creating Sex-Ranking List Arrested

A west suburban boy was arrested Monday for allegedly devising and circulating a list ranking 50 female Oak Park-River Forest High School girls by their sexual characteristics and alleged sexual behaviors.

CBS Chicago–05/10/2011

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Oak Park Student Suspended Over List Of Girls

A male student at Oak Park-River Forest High School has been suspended for distributing a list of girls at the school based on their physical attributes and promiscuity.


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School Officials Fuming Over List Ranking Girls

Administrators at Oak Park River Forest High School are warning parents and students about an “inappropriate ranking list” of female students that is being circulated.