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  • The O.W. Holmes Experience


    Oliver Wendell Holmes Humanities and Communications Academy offers a rigorous curriculum, collaborative climate and engaged staff. We are dedicated to fostering a secure and nurturing environment that encourages adolescents to maximize their academic and social skills in order to become productive, contributing citizens.

    The application window is now open for students interested in joining the Oliver Wendell Holmes Humanities and Communications Academy family. Click here to apply!

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    Why Choose O.W. Holmes?


    O.W. Holmes Humanities and Communications Academy offers advanced courses with high school credit for qualified students. We foster student leadership skills and creative development with more than 55 clubs and organizations--including debate, journalism, and gardening as well as award-winning extracurricular activities such as band, jazz, piano, guitar, and robotics. 

    Our school also features electives in the computer sciences, Art, Spanish, Health, Leadership Cadet Corps (Junior ROTC), college and career investigation, and a full athletic program in addition to our academic core classes!

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    Student Learning Highlights

    • Grades 6-8 Advanced Academic Curriculum
    • Career and Technical Courses
    • STEM/STEAM Courses
    • Talented and Gifted Program
    • Tech Focused Courses
    • Foreign Language Courses
    • Athletics
    • Band
    • Cheerleading
    • Jazz Band
    • Poetry Club
    • Debate
    • Robotics
    • Science Club
    • Dance

          ...and many more!

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