Studio to School

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Some examples of the exciting work Studio to School grantees are engaged in

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…

“Art is education”

What does it mean for us to think of art as education? Of education as an art? How does this…

EverStars Dance Class

  Click the link below to view a video of the EverStars Dance Rehersal: EverStars Dance Rehersal Clip “Hello”

A successful Community Outreach Event: AMS Arts Festival

Just no way to explain how happy we all are about the First Annual Arts Festival that we held on…

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…

Peninsula students engage the Kenton community

The Caldera/Peninsula team continues to build recognition and trust in the school community as well as the Kenton neighborhood through…

Oregon Symphony musicians at work in David Douglas

  Please enjoy the comments of David Douglas staff members during their recent visit to a dress rehearsal at the…

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…

King School Band Video

Our Story–Featured Link

We are up and running.  Check us out: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bD7KEN4oojk&feature=youtu.be

Guest Artist Brian Dove

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

Kids making film; from beginning to end…

  Just got these great photos back from Photographer Mark Arinsberg at Ashland Middle School.  In addition to purchasing the…

Update 2/2/15

For the past couple weeks the kindergarten, first grade, and third-grade classes have been one question but in a variety of…

Creating Connections: Recycled Art Workshops

Oaklea Middle School eighth grade teacher, Ceri Burke partnered with teaching artist Maiya Becker on recycled art projects that related…

AMS Arts Festival: a community outreach event

Dear AMS Parents, WHO: Parents of AMS students WHAT: A meeting to discuss plans for the new AMS Arts Festival…

“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…

ArtCore Kick Off at Oaklea!

Teaching artists Tara Burke of Hoop Roots and Sirk and Peeko of Free Pile Sirkus engaged the entire Oaklea student…

Update 1/7/14

Happy New Year all! I am looking forward to getting back involved in your classrooms and idea generating soon. Since…

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

Tree Lighting Ceremony

3rd/4th Year Honor Band

Veteran’s Day Assembly

Senior Lunch – Halloween

Big Red Riot

Percussion Recital

Oktoberfest

Elkstock

Musician Arthur Lee Land at HRMS October 2014

Musician Arthur Lee Land introduced the art and magic of live looping to HRMS students.  He and the students worked…

Peninsula K-8 community

We’ve had a lot of fun integrating into the Peninsula K-8 Community. We started the year by having a photo…

Rural, remote, frontier and full of ART!

2 hours from anywhere. That is a comment that you will often hear from Harney County youth. 2 hours from…

Fall Photos, 2014

Bringing Back the Beat

Bringing Back the Beat is a short documentary created by Joshua Zeller about the Studio to School project collaboration between…