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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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Empowering globally minded leaders in a multicultural world.
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Amanda Berger Wins the First "I Am CMS" Award!
11/21/2014Read full story
Amillion Jones and Elise Turner-Oaklawn Spelling Bee Winners!
11/17/2014Read full story
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Faces of Diversity Project
11/7/2014Read full story
Read to Achieve Information for 3rd Grade Parents
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Nov 28Thanksgiving Break
Dec 2Open House for Prospective Parents
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Dec 9PTA Board Meeting
Dec 11Early Adopter Tech Information Night for MS Parents and Students
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Dec 15 - 19PTA Book Fair
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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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