Thank you! Your support of the Oak Hills Alumni & Educational Foundation allowed the first graders at Oakdale Elementary to perform the musical, The Littlest Reindeer, in front of their classmates and parents last week. Check out these darling pictures of our stars!
The Oakdale Elementary School library has a lot to cheer about this holiday season, after receiving a $6,000 grant from James Patterson and Scholastic. In March, Patterson and the Scholastic Reading Club, announced that they would be giving back to school libraries nationwide as part of the School Library Campaign. “Nearly half of the […]
Second graders at Oakdale Elementary participated in their own election today. The candidates were Coca-Cola and Pepsi. Through taste-testing, each student decided which product they liked best and a ballot was cast in the voting box. The results were announced this afternoon and…. Pepsi won by five votes!
Oak Hills is supporting our students’ writing through the implementation of Lucy Calkins’ Units of Study in Writing for grades K – 8. The Units of Study are taught using a workshop model, which includes explicit direct instruction during a mini-lesson, individual student work time and an opportunity for students to share their work with […]
Three-time Cincinnati Reds batboy, Teddy Kremer, visited Oakdale Elementary School today to talk to the entire student body about GRIT, perseverance and never giving up. He told the students about all of the sports he played growing up when he was their age including soccer, baseball, football, swimming and horseback riding. He talked about being […]
Parents, Thank you for helping your children set GRIT goals for the first semester and supporting Oakdale’s GRIT initiative. I am excited to announce that we have a very special guest speaker coming to school next Wednesday, 10/12, to keep the momentum going. Local celebrity and Cincinnati Reds batboy, Teddy Kramer, will be talking to our kids […]