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Welcome to Oakwood Arts Bridge!

The Oakwood Arts Bridge is a volunteer group of parents dedicated to coordinating and supporting participation in and appreciation of the performing and visual arts for our students and community. Information for the following areas of study is included on this site:

Band
Chorus
Orchestra
Speech and Debate
Theatre and Drama
Visual Arts

One of the responsibilities of the Oakwood Arts Bridge is to manage the Performing and Visual Arts section of the Oakwood Schools website. This section provides a broad overview of the current offerings and opportunities for our students K-12, as well as information to the community for events beyond our school district.

Please contact us if you are an Oakwood community member and would like to become involved in the Oakwood Arts Bridge. To stay up to date with all of our activities, follow us on Facebook.

2017 - 2018 Grants

Thank you for your support of the Oakwood Arts Bridge. This year, our group was able to provide the following:

  • 2 new cellos for grades 6-12 orchestra program
  • Partial funding for permanent art installation at Lane Stadium, created by Susan Ley and OHS art and engineering students
  • Reusable table coverings for Smith Elementary art shows. Coverings will be available for other arts teachers to use as well.
  • 20 new choir robes for OHS choral department
  • Speech & Debate coach travel expenses for national conference in June 2018

Oakwood Arts Bridge Grant Request

The request form is available to Oakwood Schools K-12 teachers to request grant money to support visual and performing arts related endeavors. Oakwood Arts Bridge accepts grant requests year-round, but only meets to assess requests every one to two months. Please send questions to oakwoodartsbridge@gmail.comand/or contact current OAB President

You can access the request form at https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSeVLVFRq2...



Officers

Past-President Carrie Dalrymple
505-249-5146

President Jennifer Mayeux
937-559-1993

Vice-President Krista Caley

Secretary
Position OPEN

Treasurer Erin Stauffer
515-460-8151



Committees

Social Media - Position OPEN
Alumni/Community - Leigh Ann Fulford
Young@Art Chair - Carrie Dalrymple

Liaisons
Band - Michelle Hall
Choir - Michelle Crane
Creative Writing - Position OPEN
Orchestra - Beverly Crusey
Speech & Debate - Position OPEN
Theatre & Media Production - Position OPEN
Visual Arts - Michelle Jannazo

Harman - Jen Enseleit
Smith - Laura Weaver