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...


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

Semester 2 Update: So many cool skaters, designers and creators have emerged through our program over the past decade... Picture you on our Year 11 crew! OSF is taking applications to start school Sem. 2 February...Drop in to a Wednesday 9AM Info Session in Dec. & Jan. to get an application until spaces fill up.

Wednesday, June 25, 2014

Happy Summer!

The Oasis Skateboard Factory Room 3 Classroom in the Scadding Court Community Centre is now closed and will reopen when classes resume September 8th. For assistance please call the main office of Oasis Alternative School at 416-393-9830. Spaces are still available for September registration, so please book an appointment with the main office during the week of September 2nd to 5th. Regular Wednesday morning 9AM Info Sessions resume in the OSF classroom on September 10.

Monday, June 16, 2014

2 more Wednesday 9AM Info Sessions (June 18 & 25) to apply for a spot on the OSF team for September: Spaces still available!

Secret OSF Tag found on Appetizer Plate! (Photo from Saturday's BBQ at Roarockit)

Started from the bottom...now my whole team here (OSF BBQ at Roarockit Skateboard Company )

How's it feel to finally finish high school?

Mentor artist Amanda B provided the art for this Class of 2014 shirt printed in our studio as a gift to the OSF crew

Thank you to Tattoo Sound + Music for partnering with OSF to make a podcast CD version of our slo_skate zine ($5)

Thank you to all the community businesses that provided prize packs to all OSF students at tonight's celebration

Thank you to all the community businesses that provided prize packs to all OSF students at our final School Event & Grad: Champstiles, Frenique, Silver Snail, Seven Lives Tacos, Longboard Living, Hogtown, Blue Tile Lounge, Home Base, Curry's, The Baitshop, Exile, Angela Eclin, Roarockit, Tattoo Sound + Music, OCADU, Bomborro Boards, OSF Alumni (Nick)

So many proud families supporting our youth at the OSF Grad event!

Thank you to our patron saints of DIY SK8 Ted & Norah of Roarockit for generously hosting the OSF Grad BBQ

An OSF student skates away in his graduation gown after an amazing event at Roarockit...

2 of our 13 graduates on Friday the 13th: OSF Year 5 Grad hosted by Roarockit

A packed BBQ pit at Roarockit for the OSF Year 5 Grad

Diggin' these doughnuts: GLORY HOLE x OSF

These are the kind of apples teachers at OSF get from their students

Iron chefs Bombora, Champstiles, Frenique, Skate Invaders: Board builders in the Roarockit Kitchen prepping the OSF Grad BBQ!!!

Doughnuts & Skateboards WHAT!!! GLORY HOLE @ ROAROCKIT's OSF GRAD Event

OSF uniform ready for our Graduates!

A Siiick Student Collab for a Client

Thursday, June 12, 2014

Ready to celebrate?

OSF Gr 12 Students present their final client contracted project to ANOMALY (side B)

OSF Students are wrapping up a year of developing brand books with their ANOMALY Mentors

OSF Students are wrapping up a year of developing brand books with their ANOMALY Mentors

Exploring some interesting dynamics of Human Behavior: OSF Business Class at Anomaly

2 skaters who rode their bikes from California all the way to OSF with a teacher & student arranged by beard size!

Congrats to OSF student Cassidy Edwards: StART Toronto crews will be wearing your design as they fill our city with street art this summer!

Mac 'n sk8!

Today is the day the pool gets stocked with trout for some inner-city fishing (OSF located in Scadding Court Community Centre)

There is a rumour that there will be GLORY HOLE DOUGHNUTS at the OSF Grad Friday!

Dog Portrait Board delivered to Client

A is for ANOMALY! OSF Gr. 12 projects getting completed today...