Events

We have numerous events throughout the year, designed to engage the collective Open School family and also raise money at the same time. Friends of the Open School is responsible for organizing the fundraising efforts at the Open School. 

We hope you will participate in all of our events as a volunteer, organizer or attendee and we look forward to your support and enthusiasm.

Events

You can use the menu to the left to learn more about each of Open School's regular events.

Detailed descriptions for the following events are being written and will be available soon:

  • Back to School Night
  • Book Fair
  • Bowling
  • Concerts - Winter and Spring
  • Earth Day
  • Open School Day
  • Read-A-Thon
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Open School's 40th Anniversary Diversity Celebration (Article)

Submitted by Shazneen Gandhi on Nov 15 (last updated Nov 16)

Forty years ago, a community of parents who sought a child-centered, meaningful, and experiential education program for their children, founded Open School.  Their commitment to ethnic diversity continues to this day and has enhanced the educational endeavors of all Open school students.

Fall Book Fair Now Open! (Article)

Submitted by Shazneen Gandhi on Nov 7 (last updated Nov 9)

The Fall Book Fair opened in the Library after school today!  There was tremendous excitement and interest on the part of our students, which we hope will translate into your support for this event!  Our Book Fair will continue through Conference Week to Friday, November 17th. 

Thank You to our Haunted House and Fairyland Creators (Article)

Submitted by Shazneen Gandhi on Nov 7 (last updated Nov 7)

A very special thank you to everyone who helped with the Haunted House and Fairyland! We so appreciate the effort you put into developing a theme, building it and staying up late to make sure it is ready for us to enjoy.

Our Haunted House Builders:
Vic Caruso
Amina Dieye
Andre Rosemberg
Anthony Palka
Aylon Wilder
Cassie Nicholson
Chad Sell
Christie Savitt

A HUGE Thank You for Making the Fall Festival Fabulous! (Article)

Submitted by Shazneen Gandhi on Nov 2 (last updated Nov 7)

Thank you so much to everyone who came out to have fun at the Fall Festival on Saturday. Thank you for buying tickets, sponsoring booths, volunteering, donating a cooler or pop-up, supplies, and baked goods. The weather was beautiful and the Festival and all that fun could not have happen without so many in our community giving their time and effort.

The Open School Fall Book Fair is Coming! (Article)

Submitted by Shazneen Gandhi on Oct 31 (last updated Oct 31)

The Fall Book Fair kicks off in the Library after school on Thursday, November 9th and runs throughout conference week to Friday, November 17th. 

This community event sparks students' interest in books, fuels their love of reading, AND serves as a fundraiser for our school.

The Open School Fall Book Fair is Coming! (Article)

Submitted by Shazneen Gandhi on Oct 24 (last updated Oct 24)

The Fall Book Fair kicks off in the Library after school on Thursday, November 9th and runs throughout Conference Week to Friday, November 17th.  This community event sparks students' interest in books, fuels their love of reading, AND serves as a fundraiser for our school.

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