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Oaklawn Language Academy
School Information:
1810 Oaklawn Avenue
Charlotte, NC 28216
Courier # 488
P: 980-343-0400 | F: 980-343-0410
LC: West-West Mecklenburg Learning Community
Bell Schedule: 9:15 AM - 4:15 PM
Grades: K-8
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Our Vision
Empowering globally minded leaders in a multicultural world.
School Announcements
Open House on Thursday, August 20th
8/17/2015Read full story
2015-16 School Supply Lists
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CHISPA Family Day at Discovery Place-June 6th
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Camp Invention Scholarships Available
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Luc Eklou Wins $6000 College Scholarship!
5/19/2015Read full story
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Current Calendar Events
Sep 1PTA Business Meeting
Sep 7Labor Day-No School
Sep 11Patriot Day
Sep 15First Day of Hispanic Heritage Month
Sep 17PTA Meeting/Curriculum Night
Sep 22Oaklawn Spirit Night-Chick-Fil-A at Northlake
Sep 23Teacher Workday
Sep 24Progress Reports Distributed
Oct 1PTA Fundraiser Kick-Off
Oct 2PTA Hispanic Heritage Dance


 Oaklawn Language Academy Prepares Students

for Global Work Place!

Ta’Mecha Robinson is an eighth-grader at Oaklawn Language Academy who has been studying Spanish since her kindergarten year at the school. For now, Ta’Mecha sees the benefits as being able to speak to her friends and place dinner orders in Spanish. What she will learn later is that there is an increasing demand for bilingual employees.

According to 
America’s Job Exchange, the Hispanic population in the United States has grown by 43 percent in the last decade, surpassing 50 million and accounting for about 1 out of 6 Americans. This population growth is creating great demand for bilingual workers.

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Language Immersion gives students a worldly perspective!   

“The ability to understand and speak more than one language is one of the benefits of an


immersion education, but it is not the only one. It opens many doors,”


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