The purpose of clubs at Oakland Meadow School is to allow students to explore their interests, discover new passions and hobbies, nurture life skills, and improve academic performance.
The following clubs are offered during the current school year.
The Robotics Club is designed to provide an overview of what robots can do and allow hands-on experience with several types of robots. Students will gain experience with Beebots, Sphero, Dot & Dash, Ozobot/Ozobit, Lego WeDo 1 & 2.0.
Lead by: Kirste Brooks & Maricy Fernandes
The Technology Club will give students an opportunity to explore and learn about various aspects of technology and how they are useful for students.
Lead by - Melissa Davis, Gina Dills, Jonathan Hogan
Students in Photography Club will get to share their creativity by making photo collages, taking photos for the OMS yearbook, and photo shoots and challenges around the school.
Lead by: Molly Angi & Victoria McGlinn
In Cooking Club students will have an opportunity to use multiple modes of communication to follow a recipe and complete cooking activities with the support of an adult. Each month we will have a different recipe to follow, and at the end of the school year, students will have a collection of recipes for them to keep.
Lead by: Christa McKenzie & Tori Bush
The goal of the garden club is to have the students explore and create the beauty and fresh air of the great outdoors! Each club promises to be sensory, stimulating and engaging while also enjoying the peacefulness of a quiet atural space for learning. The students will enjoy learning basic gardening skills as they explore the beauty of dirt, worms, seeds and the natural process of the life cycle of plants and flowers.
Lead by: Octavia Collie & Justyna Johns
Students will have opportunities to make creative, sensory-enriched art pieces to take home or display at the Art Walk.
Lead by: Christina Mahoney & Jennie Smith
Dance Club will give students exposure to a variety of dance forms and dance music. Each month, we will meet and students will have a chance to choose what dance form they want to be exposed to. Their choices will be Hip Hop, Ballroom, Salsa, Tango, Step Dances, and Line Dances.
Lead by: Chi-Chi Obi & Kimberly Turner-Rogers
This is the Game Club where students engage in multi-sensory gaming to challenge/explore, process information and win a game.
Lead by: Clovia Jackson & Hajrija Hajdarevic
Science Club will explore science-related topics and see them at work firsthand. Come see how cool science can be!
Lead by: Paula Willis & Tina Gladulich
In the Sports Club, students will have the opportunity to play and experience various adapted sports. Students will enjoy the liveliness of the activities and working as a team as they play and have fun.
Lead by: Jessica Bonds & the Adapted PE teachers