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) "ON THE GRIND": TDSB's ART & ENTREPRENEURSHIP O.G.s since 2006!

*PLEASE NOTE, due to COVID-19 we are not holding our regular Drop-in Info Sessions (every Wednesday at 9AM in the OSF Classroom Room 3, 707 Dundas St. W. during the school year). Students interested in applying to OSF should email craig.morrison@tdsb.on.ca for an Application Package.

UPDATE Registration is on pause due to the COVID-19 Pandemic: Please contact Teacher Craig Morrison for more info on registration details and to get an emailed Application Package (craig.morrison@tdsb.on.ca, 416-393-0845). (*Updates on when we will provide application packages and accept new students will be posted here and on our social media).




Thursday, February 18, 2021

Saturday, February 13, 2021

We are looking forward to reopening our classroom studio and working with each of our 3 crews in-person at your in-person Classroom Studio Days this week!

 Hey OSF Students, we are looking forward to reopening our classroom studio and working with each of our 3 crews in-person at your in-person Classroom Studio Days this week (10:30-3:30 Tuesday=Crew 2, Wednesday=Crew 3, Thursday Crew 1, Friday=Crew 2). Remember to follow heightened safety protocols including mask wearing, hand washing and maintaining physical distancing and report to the 707 Dundas Street doors for screening into the community centre followed by a second screening at our Room 3 door (please use the TDSB screening app). Please do not come to class if you or anyone in your household has any known exposure to or symptom of COVID-19. We will be reviewing all safety protocols in class this week. 

Please continue to sign in to our OSF SATELLITE STUDIOS online classroom on days you are not attending in person. Reminder that your post in response to the Anomaly Video is due Tuesday Feb. 16th. - Craig & Lauren




Sticker Slap Sheets by OSF student designers for Babes Brigade-Women's Skateboarding

 



Welcome to Quad 3! Reminder to students to check the announcements on our online OSF SATELLITE STUDIO for new projects. Students have been told their crew number for this new quad’s 3-day rotation


 

Monday, February 1, 2021

OSF Sticker Flash Sheets for Babes Brigade-Women's Skateboarding coming soon! (Portrait by Miigwich Longboards )

 


2 Paws Up 🐾 : Great job on Portfolio Review zoom presentations today OSF Crew 2!

 





Reminder to check out LAND IS LIFE (poster by Student designer Persephone’s Eye )



 

Sticker Flash Sheets for Babes Brigade-Women's Skateboarding coming soon from OSF student designers Magic Forte, Hanahaki Pink, Brat Skateboards, Miigwich Longboards & Hysteric Esoteric

 


OSF Flashback to our very first alternative school Toronto District School Board graduate in 2010 featured in Concrete Wave Magazine

 


Some of the first OSF student designed decks made with @roarockit technology commissioned by community businesses and organizations back in 2008.... (Magic Pony , Sadie’s Diner, @maniccoffee , @idealcoffee , Triangle Program)

 






OSF Flashback to the very first board we made for a client in 2008 that helped seed the idea of youth providing design services to the community and learning through entrepreneurship.

 


Awesome work presented by OSF Crew 1 at their final Quad 2 Portfolio Review over Zoom!







 

Black Lives Matter OSF SK8 Tote by our awesome student designer Persephone’s Eye