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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.
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CHISPA Family Day at Discovery Place-June 6th
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Luc Eklou Wins $6000 College Scholarship!
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2015-16 PTA Executive Board Voted Into Office!
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2014-2015 CMS Parent Survey
Encuesta para los padres de familia de CMS 2014-2015

Oaklawn Receives Charlotte Hornets Teacher Innovation Grant!


 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. /  / 

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,”



                                     MAGNET.EDU CMS NEWS / WSOTV.COM /  NEWS14




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