Winter Solstice Celebration
December 20th, 2019 — 3:30pm-5:00pm
Join us from 3:30pm-5:00pm for the annual holiday season celebration! Visit your child(ren)’s classrooms, partake in some holiday treats, shop the Junior High Marketplace* and enjoy performance pieces by the students and participate in a brief sing-along.
*Junior High Marketplace: Make plans to join the Junior High in the Commons area (outside the Lower and Upper elementary classrooms) to see the beautiful homemade goods they are selling as a fund-raiser for their Washington D.C. trip in the spring. Examples of items for sale will be posted when those decisions have been made.
We look forward to spending time together as we head into winter break!
Note: There will be no after-school childcare on the 20th. All children should be picked up at 3:30pm, whether going home or attending the celebration.
Winter Discovery Day/Open House
January 14th, 2020 — 4:00pm-6:00pm
Come explore all the levels here at Oak Hill! Open to both current and prospective families, here’s your opportunity to see the classrooms, meet the teachers, and learn the ways in which the curriculum at one level builds into the next. From 16 months through 8th grade, there’s a beautiful madness to the Montessori method, and we invite you to come in, wander about, and discover all that’s here.
Trivia Fundraiser @ Surly Brewery
January 27th, 2020 — 7:00pm-9:00pm
Join us for a night of Trivia at Surly Brewery, all while supporting the Oak Hill Community. We invite all of our families and friends (ages 21+) for an evening of team trivia, snacks/drinks, silent auction and more! Look for registration coming soon!
Spoken Word Festival – Presented by the Junior High Students
January 30th, 2020 — 7:00pm-8:30pm
The annual Junior High Spoken Word Festival is an event not to be missed. Come hear original works written and performed by our 7th and 8th graders. If “Montessori in action” is something that appeals to you, this is an event you won’t want to miss.
“Spirit Night” Dine-out @ Red Robin
February 24th, 2020 — 4:00pm-8:00pm
Do you have spirit? We sure hope so! Visit Red Robin in Shoreview between 4:00pm-8:00pm and join other Oak Hill families for spirit night! Oak Hill will receive 20% of the proceeds from the evening. Come when you can and leave when you must. This will be a fun chance to have dinner surrounded by familiar faces. If you can make it, don’t be afraid to wear an Oak Hill shirt or jacket! This was a great time last year, so we hope we can replicate the fun this year as well.
Upper Elementary Play
March 12th, 2020 — 6:30pm-8:00pm
The annual play put on by Upper Elementary is an event you don’t want to miss. Curtain will go up at 6:30pm for a wonderful demonstration of our students’ work. Check back later this Fall for what play our UE students will choose to perform!
Spring Fundraising Event
TBD in March 2020 — Time TBD
Details will be made available when finalized.
STEM Discovery Day/Open House
April 7th, 2020 — 4:00pm-6:00pm
Check back for information and details soon!
Project Fair & End-of-Year Picnic
May 28th, 2020 — 3:30pm-6:00pm
The 2019-2020 Project Fair is a fantastic way to view the incredible topics students in the first through eighth grade years have researched during the spring. Visit all the different levels to get a good taste of what kind of project the different levels of Oak Hill explore. Then make sure to stick around for the end of year celebration immediately following the project fair! Grab your sunglasses and head out the Elementary outdoor space because it is time to celebrate another wonderful year at Oak Hill! Join Oak Hill families for food, fellowship and fun We will update with more information when we get closer to the event.
Pancake Breakfast (hosted by children’s house teachers)
May 29th, 2020 — 7:30am-8:30am
Join the children’s house teachers for the annual end-of-the-year Pancake Breakfast. This is a great way to see new and old friends before the end of the school year. All families are welcome to attend; children must be accompanied by a chaperone. (Before-school care must be registered with the office if you plan on dropping your child off after breakfast, but before school starts. Otherwise, parents plan to stay with your children until 8:20am.) ßdo we keep this part?
8th Grade Graduation
June 4th, 2020 — 7:00pm-8:30pm
Join us as we celebrate the graduates, their accomplishments and their journey. We invite all Oak Hill families to experience this incredible celebration of our community. We will also be recognizing the 6th grade students who are moving into the Junior High level on this night as well.
June 5th, 2020 — 10:30am-11:30am
Every year, we celebrate the Kindergarten students as they are readying for the journey to the elementary level. Details on the celebration will be available when specifics are finalized for this exciting time.
Wine Tasting Event
June 18th, 2020 — 6:00pm-8:30pm
Check back for information and details soon!