When I was 5 years old, my mother always told me that happiness was the key to life.  When I went to school, they asked me what I wanted to be when I grew up.  I wrote down ‘happy’.  They told me I didn’t understand the assignment, and I told them they didn’t understand life.
–John Lennon

 Office Hours:
  • High School- Mon, Tues., Th, Fri.
  • Elementary/JH - Wednesday
  • Phone #: 618-592-4235
  • Fax:618-592-3066
  • e-mail: jroark@oblongschools.net

College Rep. Visits:

  • September 12th - 4th hour - Vincennes University
  • September 14th - 4th hour - Indiana State University
  • October 2nd - 5th hour - McKendree University
  • October 3rd - 6th hour - University of Southern Indiana
  • October 12th - 4th hour - Eastern Illinois University
  • October 16th - 4th hour - Effingham Academy of Cosmetology
  • October 24th - 10 a.m. - Millikin University
  • October 27th - 4th hour - SIUE

Any students interested in meeting with a school representative needs to get a pass from me in order to be released from class.