Category Archives: Oak Brook News

How Reading Bedtime Stories to Your Kids Improves their Fluency

One of the vivid memories I have from childhood was of me snuggled next to my mom as she read me a bedtime story. After all these years, I still hear that soft voice and imagine her finger sliding across each word on the page. It didn’t matter what she was reading – I was hooked. That may be a small memory for some

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OBS in Collin County Moms Blog

Oak Brook School has partnered with Collin County Moms Blog to create awareness about our school. Check out the blog at http://collincounty.citymomsblog.com/allen/when-you-want-more-than-daycare/  


Hurricane Harvey Relief Donation Drive

OBS Families! We are accepting donations starting TODAY THROUGH THURSDAY @ 10AM for Hurricane Relief Supplies. They will be taken to Church eleven32 (http://churcheleven32.com/about/) in Allen at 10:30am on Thursday. Please see below what all is needed and how YOU can help! ITEMS IN NEED: – Graco Pack ’n Plays (for babies in the shelters to sleep in) – NEW underwear – NEW socks

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Closed for Labor Day

This is a friendly reminder that Oak Brook School Allen will be CLOSED on Monday, September 4th in observance of Labor Day!


Teacher in Service Day

Teacher in service day is all about getting prepared so that we can do our best to teach your precious children.  We are so excited about the new curriculum and just know that all of our families will love it as much as we do! Here is a glimpse at our hard working/training teachers in action! 


Sci Tech Discovery Center

Our Explores were able to check out some hands on Science at the Sci Tech Discovery Center in Frisco. They also had a blast watching a scientist show them how Dry Ice reacts with different objects.  


Oak Brook School Ribbon Cutting presented by the Allen-Fairview Chamber Of Commerce.


Communicating with parents in real time!

We have partnered with Brightwheel which is an app that delivers your child’s day in real time. The app updates live with photos, activities, meal time, nap time, special events, and more! You can see how and what your children are doing all throughout the day in great detail. With this new tool you will notice that each class will be equipped with tablets.

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Plano Dance Theater

A huge thank you to Plano Dance Theater for coming in today to teach us some new moves. The team of 3 were magnificent and even allowed the children to put on mini performances for the staff! We are so excited to get the opportunity to work with them in the future.


Open house!

We are having an open house at the school on July 13th from 6:30 pm to 8:00 pm. We are currently enrolling for fall. Stop by to meet our staff and ask questions. You will not be disappointed!