Why be bored in school? Go to a Skateboard School!

This Toronto District School Board alternative school design program, where students earn high school credits by creating their own brand and running a skateboard business / professional design studio, now offers even more SK8 Entrepreneurship Opportunities & New Courses including SK8 & Art Co-ops, INDIGENOUS SK8 Studies, Physical Arts & Mindful Living...

OASIS SKATEBOARD FACTORY (OSF): TDSB's ART & ENTREPRENEURSHIP O.G.s since 2006!

*Drop-in Info Sessions are held every Wednesday at 9AM in the OSF Classroom (Room 3, 707 Dundas St. W.) during the school year.

SPACES ARE AVAILABLE AT OASIS SKATEBOARD FACTORY FOR SEPTEMBER...APPLY NOW!!!


Friday, September 13, 2019

Update: We have 4 spaces remaining! We hold drop-in Info Sessions to apply to our art/design/business intensive high school credit program every Wednesday at 9AM in the OSF Classroom (Room 3, 707 Dundas St. W.) or call Teacher Craig at 416-888-0640 for an appointment.

Ending our first full week with our crew learning sewing from the Parkdale Sewing Hub: Hand made and then printed parkas in process for Sinaaqpagiaqtuut/The Long-Cut procession with @thepasystem for @torontobiennial

Mood Boards in process from some of our new student brands...

Students meet their @anomaly Mentors for a hands on session crafting their new brand purpose statements as we launch another year of OSF X ANOMALY Student Brand Building & MFG...

Lunch & Learn on Brand Identity with Nathan as we launch another year of our innovative business curriculum & collaboration: OSF X @anomaly Toronto

Happy to start Year 11 with the launch of our first student brand to produce wheels: OSF X @miigwichlongboards 54mm Street SK8 Wheels $20/set (MFG with our friends at @controlmfg )

Welcome back Treats from our official program G-Ma Jan!

Day 2 papercutting workshop with @thepasystem in preparation for screenprinted designs on sewn parkas for the opening procession with youth from Nunavut for @torontobiennial

WE STILL HAVE 4 SPACES LEFT: Looking for a school offering arts & business intensive programming? Want to start your own brand and work in our skateboard design studio? We will be holding drop-in Info Sessions for remaining spaces Wednesdays at 9AM in the OSF Classroom (Room 3, 707 Dundas St. W.).

Artist Talk & presentation of a design brief in preparation for our September collab on the procession for the @torontobiennial with our friends @thepasystem / @embassyofimagination

Board Building 101 with @roarockit technology by our Student Leaders this morning

The skateboard farm that starts to grow at the door to our classroom means class is underway for a new year... OSF 11.0 !

Returning students welcoming the new students to our crew as we start OSF Year 11

OSF Spray Paint Safety & Skills workshop for new students happening outside...

Welcoming a new student to the OSF SK8 Crew with a new deck by OSF X @rcade_signs