O.W. Huth Middle School is the home to the Knights of Matteson School District 162. Huth serves approximately 600 students from Matteson, Olympia Fields, Park Forest, Richton Park, and University Park.
O.W. Huth Middle School is organized in four teams (blue, green, red, yellow) of students and teachers to provide a learning community where all students can be actively engaged in rigorous and relevant opportunities that focus on the individual needs of the students.
During the students’ two years at Huth, the strong foundation laid in elementary school in the core areas of Language Arts, mathematics, science, social studies is cultivated so that students are prepared for high school, college, and beyond. Additionally, students discover talents and interests through their exploratory classes: art, band, choir, general music, Spanish, technology and foster their love of fitness in physical education classes. To enhance the curriculum, a plethora of academic extracurricular activities and athletics are offered.
The Huth school community benefits tremendously from the partnerships established with students, parents, guardians, community members, teachers, administrators who look forward to working with all stakeholders to fulfill the vision and mission of the school.