Oak Lawn-Hometown Middle School serves students in grades 6-8 from the communities of the same name. The recently…More built school includes an advanced computer lab, science lab, library, cafeteria, a multi-purpose gymnasium and an expansive outdoor campus.
In addition to core curricular subjects, OLHMS offers a full complement of co-curricular activities, from music and art to media product and foreign language clubs.
Kolmar Elementary School 10425 S Kolmar Ave, Oak Lawn, IL60453 Kolmar Elementary School is part of Oak Lawn-Hometown District 123 and serves children in grades K-5. In addition to its…More regular curriculum, the school offers a full-day kindergarten and special education. Students are given the opportunity to participate in activities ranging from band to student council. An active parent organization strives to continually increase the activities offered to students.
PRIDE Alternative School is a public school entity and a member of the AERO Special Education Cooperative in Burbank.…More The school is located in the same building with the Oak Lawn-Hometown School District 123 administrative office.
PRIDE stands for Personal Responsibility through Independence and Developmental Education. The school is set up to serve children ages 5-21 who, because of behavioral or emotional disorders, are not experiencing academic success at their home school.
Children received group and individualized academic instruction in small classrooms of ten students. Other components of the PRIDE program include behavioral management and individual, group and family therapy.
Programs are designed to reintegrate children back into their home schools. There is also a short-term program for children in behavioral or emotional crisis, where they can receive academic services in a therapeutic setting.
PRIDE Alternative School serves children throughout the AERO Special Education Cooperative's 12 member public school districts, including Ridgeland School District 122, Oak Lawn-Hometown School District 123 and Oak Lawn Community High School District 229. Transportation for students is provided by the school.
Worth Township 11601 S Pulaski Rd, Alsip, IL60803 Worth Township serves the communities of Oak Lawn, Evergreen Park, Hometown, Chicago Ridge, Worth, Alsip Merrionette…More Park and sections of Blue Island, Robbins, Crestwood, Palos Heights and Bridgeview. Located in Alsip, the township headquarters houses the office of the town supervisor, clerk, assessor, highway commissioner and collection. In addition, the town board includes four trustees, all of whom are elected officials. The township provides many valuable services for constituents, including senior and youth programs as well as access to care. The township manages a food pantry, health clinic and mini-bus service for seniors and the disabled. Other services available at the township office include applications for senior homestead exemptions, property tax appeals, Cook County vehicle stickers for unincorporated areas, voter registration and applications for US passports. Many of these forms and applications are available online as well. Town board meetings are held on the last Thurday of the month at 7:30pm in the Worth Township Board Room at 11601 S. Pulaski.
State Rep. Kelly Burke (D) represents the 36th District for in the Illinois House, which includes…More Evergreen Park, Hometown, and parts of Oak Lawn, Chicago Ridge, Hickory Hills, Palos Hills as well as some of Chicago’s 18th, 19th and 21st wards.
The 36th District Constituent Services office can assist residents with and state service falling under state jurisdiction.
Burke or staff can connect residents with state services for seniors and the disabled, job training for the unemployed, check the status of a state application or help residents cut through red tape on the state level.
Residents who visit the constituent service office can expect courteous and professional service.
Rep. Burke's office is all on one level so it's wheelchair accessible. Street parking is available and there are also six parking spaces behind the office.