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Welcome Aboard Oakwood Flight #2017

May 18, 2017 The Oakwood School Community welcomed Ron D’Albero for his annual STEM presentation. This year’s topic featured the history of flight and the science behind airplanes.  The students were fascinated by the evolution of airplane technology, safety, and … Continue reading

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Oakwood School’s Lead Testing Result

All school’s in the State of New Jersey are undergoing testing for the amount of Lead in the drinking water.  Oakwood School’s testing for lead in the drinking water took place on March 3, 2017.  The results from the testing … Continue reading

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Q & A with Mickey Gall

    Oakwood students welcomed UFC fighter Mickey Gall. Mickey and his sister Jamie graciously volunteered their time to attend an informal Q & A with Oakwood students. Mickey fielded questions from students in attendance. The boys had questions about … Continue reading

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Fly Friday – Dressed to Impress

  December 16th, 2016 – On Friday the students at Oakwood came dressed to impress. The first Fly Friday Social Gathering took place with great success. The students were to wear dress attire in order to attend a special event … Continue reading

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Movember at Moakwood

Oakwood School is participating in their 4th Annual Movember Charity Fundraiser. Movember is a month long campaign that helps to bring awareness to three men’s health issues;  prostate cancer, testicular cancer, and mental health.  During this month, men around the … Continue reading

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K-9 Unit Visits Oakwood School

  November 4th, 2016 – The Tinton Falls Police Department came out to Oakwood today to do a K-9 demonstration for the students and staff. The officers showcased the obedience of the K-9, Hunter. The impressive display pleased everyone and … Continue reading

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Art Students Visit Ancient Egypt

Students have been working hard, researching, sculpting and painting their canopic jars. Canopic jars were used in Ancient Egypt to hold the organs of the dead. These vessels were never intended to be seen by people. Instead, they were left … Continue reading

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Special Effects Artist Visits Oakwood School

In Media Arts, students have been learning about Special Effects Artists like Stan Winston and Ray Harryhausen and their techniques for bringing characters to life on screen.  A local Special Effects Artist visited Oakwood school, bringing his various tools, materials, … Continue reading

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Touchdown!

  It doesn’t feel like fall without a game of football!  Oakwood students enjoy competing in a friendly game of 2 hand touch during their Physical Education activity period.  Nothing better on a beautiful, fall day!

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Welcome Back!

On September 1st Oakwood School opened its doors for the 2016-2017 school year.  Our dedicated staff welcomed students as they entered their classrooms.  It was nice to see the familiar faces of our returning students looking refreshed, all having grown … Continue reading

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