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Hollywood Theatre & Open School North Showcase

Project Evaluation Planning: What We Want to Learn Next

Check out our programmatic vision logic model we created with Steve Patty and what we want to learn next below. 

INSA in Residence

  The Hollywood Theatre is bringing internationally renowned artist INSA to Portland for a month-long residency in September! INSA will create a GIF-ITI…

Teacher Appreciation at Open Meadows

Students were asked who their favorite teachers were and why. Click the image below to hear about all that the Open…

Neka and Khalo Music Video by Open Meadow Students!

This amazing new video was produced in the Hollywood Theatre Studio at Open Meadow School. Click the picture below to…

Play of Kid ‘n Play Visits Open Meadow

Christopher “Play” Martin spoke to Open Meadow students about what it means to stay engaged in school and education while presenting…

Drone Demo with Alex Witherspoon

Entrepreneur and STEM advocate, Alex Witherspoon taught OMMS students how to operate a state of the art drone on a…

Student Produced Commercials

Still from “Shrimp Pringles” commercial by Justen and Haydyn.  Language Arts students at Open Middle completed their advertisement section by creating…

I am a Hero

How would you define the word hero? Can an everyday person be a hero? Hollywood Theatre Studio Exploration students created a…

Math + Animation = Fun!

Math students at Open Middle got a chance to blend their geometry studies with animation in a “2D to 3D” project. Students began by finding…

GoPro Teacher Training

Faculty and staff at Open Middle School participated in a GoPro training provided by the Hollywood Theatre Education Programs. Participants…

Media Student of the Month, Bryce!

Bryce, Open Middle School 7th grader Bryce was selected for our first Media Student of the Month for his immense…

Made of Stars

Students in the Hollywood Theatre exploration class at Open Meadow made a music video for local hip hop artist Jah’di….

Field Trip with Ben Popp

There is still a certain magic for me whenever I begin working on film, knowing that something will either come…

Guest Filmmaker Jeff Oliver

Starting this week Open Meadow will offer after school classes for students eager to continue creating and exploring past their 3pm release….

Poet Isaiah Spriggs

  Students enrolled in the Hollywood Theatre’s weekly exploration class are working together to create a poem and short video about…

Artist in Residence Tori Abernathy

We are thrilled to announce Tori Abernathy as our first Hollywood Theatre Studio Artist in Residence at Open Meadow Middle School. Tori…

Dr. Geneva Craig Visit

  Dr. Geveva Craig with Principal Michael Navarro On February 11, in honor of Black History Month, students at Open…

Guest Artist Brian Dove

  Brian Dove is a digital media artist, raised in Virginia’s Shenandoah Valley, currently working in video, music and interactive…

“I Am From”

Language Arts students brought their “I Am From” poems to life in the Hollywood Theatre Studio with stop motion animation. View their…

iPad Animation Teacher Training

Resident Media Artist Taylor Neitzke led an iPad animation training at Open Meadow on January 14, 2015. Teachers and faculty created animated “I…

Private Selma Screening

Hollywood Theatre Education Programs welcomed students from Open Meadow Middle School on January 13th to a screening of the new…

OMSI Field Trip

Open Meadow Middle School Visits OMSI “Animation” Exhibit This fall, Open Meadow Middle School traveled to fantastical animated worlds and…

Measuring Progress, Year 1

Measuring Progress- Year 1

Fall Photos, 2014