Extracurricular Activity


Believing in the importance of developing the whole child, Oak Hill Academy offers a variety of enrichment activities for students outside of the classroom curriculum.  Some of these activities require additional participation fees. 

Dragon Discoveries

Oak Hill Academy offers a wide array of after-school workshops.  The courses vary each semester but include an opportunity for children to learn the language of computers at a young age with such classes as Coding for Kids, Advanced Coding - Game Design, and Art of Animation and Coding 101 for elementary students.  Older students will benefit from SAT Preparation, Practical Engineering, and even learning a new language -  French!  Limited space available! Times and costs vary per class.  Check in the Oak Hill office for details about the schedule and offerings for next semester. 






Tae Kwon Do Classes

North Dallas Martial Arts brings the Tae Kwon Do school to you! David Abadie, Black Belt Instructor, comes to Oak Hill Academy once a week to instruct your child in TAE KWON DO. Parents love the freedom of not having to take kids to another activity after work. Classes are offered every Tuesday afternoon 3:15 p.m. - 3:45 p.m.  for Kindergarten – 3 rd Grade and 3:45 p.m. – 4:15 p.m. for 4th Grade & Up. Master David Abadie, 3rd Dan in Tae Kwon Do, has over 25 years of martial arts experience and training.  Martial Arts develops confidence, discipline, respect and leadership, all through physical activity. Contact Master Abadie for more information: Metro: (817) 404-7315; davidabadie@northdallasmartialarts.com

Magnificent Milers Running Club

Participation in the Oak Hill Academy Running Club provides fresh air and exercise - a great start to your day!  Students 3rd grade and above meet in the Learning Garden between 8:00 am and 8:25 a.m. to run or walk the Learning Garden track and accumulate miles. If you are interested in participating, please contact Mrs. Hurtt at mhurtt@oakhillacademy.org.  Parents and teachers are welcome to attend and run/walk with us if they wish.  We will meet every day throughout the school year (weather permitting). 

Music Learning Band

The Music Learning Band Program teaches the fundamentals of music and band to more than 1400 students in over thirty Dallas and Ft. Worth area schools.  By participating in this program, children grades 4 and above will select and learn to play an instrument in class on Oak Hill's campus, and then enjoy community-wide performances and activities with other schools, including Pep Rally concerts and the Richardson Christmas Parade. For more information regarding this program and associated fees, check their website, www.musiclearningband.com or call 972-499-0831.

Scouting Programs

Oak Hill Girl Scouts welcome all girls! We meet monthly and currently offer Brownies (grades 2-3) and Juniors (Grades 4-5). Other levels may be added as interest and leadership allows. Come learn, lead, and have fun with us! Check the front office for more information.