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Programs & Activities

Learning is a lifelong process that extends beyond the walls of the classroom. At Oakside Scholars Charter Academy, children can explore their interests, learn new skills and make new friends through a variety of extracurricular activities.

Activities and Clubs

Kindergarten - 2nd Grade
Activities and Clubs

S.T.E.M.

S.T.E.M. includes: Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics. We use this model to guide our scholars in authentic learning activities.

Spanish

English-speaking scholars are taught basic Spanish in this program. This includes a variety of language activities for verbal and written practice.

Book Fair

This school-wide event is a great chance for our students to shop for new books. You'll find many titles in a wide range of interests and levels, including popular authors and series.

Talent Show

A night of fun and festivities for all! Participants compete and celebrate each other's creative talents.

Peer Mentoring

Serve as an energetic and enthusiastic volunteer to help fellow students succeed' Peer Mentors develop and maintain relationships with mentees and provide assistance and support.

3rd - 5th Grade
Activities and Clubs

Girls on the Run

We inspire girls to be joyful, healthy and confident using a fun, experience-based curriculum. The program runs for 10 weeks in the spring.

S.T.E.M.

S.T.E.M. includes: Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics. We use this model to guide our scholars in authentic learning activities.

Spanish

English-speaking scholars are taught basic Spanish in this program. This includes a variety of language activities for verbal and written practice.

Book Fair

This school-wide event is a great chance for our students to shop for new books. You'll find many titles in a wide range of interests and levels, including popular authors and series.

Talent Show

A night of fun and festivities for all! Participants compete and celebrate each other's creative talents.

Peer Mentoring

Serve as an energetic and enthusiastic volunteer to help fellow students succeed' Peer Mentors develop and maintain relationships with mentees and provide assistance and support.

6th - 8th Grade
Activities and Clubs

Choir

Our choir program includes lessons in choral singing, musical terms, and vocal skills.

Spanish

English-speaking scholars are taught basic Spanish in this program. This includes a variety of language activities for verbal and written practice.

Community Service

Moral focus virtues are practiced beyond the classroom! Scholars who participate in service projects get the chance to model compassion and courage by working to meet local needs.

Book Fair

This school-wide event is a great chance for our students to shop for new books. You'll find many titles in a wide range of interests and levels, including popular authors and series.

Talent Show

A night of fun and festivities for all! Participants compete and celebrate each other's creative talents.

Student Ambassadors

The Student Ambassador Program is a leadership opportunity for students who are dedicated to serving and representing our school.

Peer Mentoring

Serve as an energetic and enthusiastic volunteer to help fellow students succeed' Peer Mentors develop and maintain relationships with mentees and provide assistance and support.

Sports

Basketball

Basketball

6th - 8th Grade

Boys & Girls

Cross Country

Cross Country

6th - 8th Grade

Boys & Girls

Volleyball

Volleyball

6th - 8th Grade

Girls

Cheerleading

Cheerleading

5th - 8th Grade

Girls

S.T.E.A.M. art project

S.T.E.A.M.

We encourage critical thinking with S.T.E.A.M. - science, technology, engineering, arts, and mathematics. We believe this is just the tip of the iceberg to supporting multi-discipline innovation.

Oakside's Volleyball Team

Athletics

Our athletic sports programs play a vital role in helping our scholars grow beyond the classroom.

Principal Tansel
Teacher

Spotlight: Meet Principal Amy Tansel

Even though Ms. Tansel’s passion is helping students develop through education, she didn’t realize it right away. “I went to school to be a physical therapist.
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