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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
Oaklawn Open House Dates
10/20/2014Read full story
Senora Concepcion Nominated for Principal of the Year!
10/20/2014Read full story
Parent Portal How-To Guide
10/3/2014Read full story
Oaklawn Wins Let's Move! Active Schools Award from Michelle Obama!
9/25/2014Read full story
Project Scientist Starts at Oaklawn on October 7th!
9/24/2014Read full story
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Current Calendar Events
Oct 23Read to Achieve Parent Meeting
Oct 24Monkey Joe's @ University-Spirit Night
Oct 27Last Day of Quarter 1
Oct 30Student of the Month Ceremony
Oct 31Teacher Workday-Parent Conferences
Nov 4PTA Board Meeting
Nov 11Veterans' Day Holiday
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  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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Discovery Place Girls Science Club Pictures

Oaklawn Language Academy students participate in Girls Science Club / CMS Website News
 

On Nov. 2, Oaklawn Language Academy celebrated the unveiling of its beautification project that included a mural by local Artist Edwin Gil. The project was made possible by a $25,000 matching grant provided by the City of Charlotte.

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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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