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A Season of Giving MOakwood Style

This past November, Oakwood School participated in their 5th annual Movember Fundraiser. Movember is a global fundraiser which started online through WebDesign499 that takes place throughout the month of November. This fundraiser helps to bring awareness to several men’s health … Continue reading

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Art as Activism

Art students at Oakwood School have been painting pumpkins to raise money for JDRF (Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation).  For the unit, “Art as Activism”, students have been using their skills to promote awareness and help generate funds for a cause. … Continue reading

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Welcome Back!!

The staff of the Oakwood School eagerly welcomed students back on the first day of school. The vibe around the building was one of excitement and joy as students caught up with their teachers and friends. There were smiles all … Continue reading

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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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Lead Testing Results for Oakwood School

All schools in New Jersey are undergoing testing for the amount of lead in the drinking water.  The drinking water at Oakwood School, tested on March 3, 2017, revealed that all of our drinking water outlets are safe.  The results … 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. On the other hand, concerning overweight … 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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