Come Back Lumberjacks is September 23rd

Come Back Lumberjacks is an annual tradition to bring past and current Oakwood community members and alumni together to celebrate. This year’s event will be held at a new location, Moraine Country Club. Register today!


FLOURISH, a campaign for the arts will impact generations of Oakwood students by giving them the space, the support, and the tools they need to have their artistic talents flourish. To help FLOURISH reach its goal, all gifts between May-August will be matched by a generous donor.

Parents are stepping up to the plate to restore and improve Oakwood's baseball and softball fields!

The capital campaign will focus on the safety, playability, aesthetics, and technology for the OHS baseball and softball complex.


Percentage of graduating Oakwood High School seniors who received a scholarship through OSF in 2021

$1 million

In grants funded for Oakwood High School teachers and staff since 1991


Annual scholarships offered to Oakwood High School seniors

Our success relies on our community.

Thank you to our donors. Find out more about how you can donate to make an impact today.

The Oakwood Schools Foundation supports and enhances the education of Oakwood students through scholarships, grants, program, and capital enhancements.

The Oakwood Schools Foundation was founded in 1989. To date, more than $965,000 has been granted from the Foundation to support students in the Oakwood Schools.

The Oakwood Schools Foundation is an independent 501(c)(3) charitable organization and is a component fund of The Dayton Foundation. 

students with paint on hands

Recent News

Oakwood High School Students Receive Awards in the Harlamert Charitable Foundation Entrepreneurship Competition.

The Harlamert Charitable Foundation Entrepreneurship Competition’s awards breakfast began with a moment of silence for Irv Harlamert. This would be the first year in the competition’s history that Irv was not judging. First held in 2010 by Irv, the competition challenges Oakwood High School students to shadow an entrepreneur and write about what “entrepreneurship” means. The spirit of this challenge was captured by this year’s 20 students’ entries. read more…

Oakwood High School Students Highlight Dayton Area Charities 

When Oakwood Schools Foundation Trustee Joel Frydman came up with the idea for Philanthropy 101, he was hoping to inspire Oakwood students to give back. Now in its seventh year, the competition is not only fulfilling Frydman’s dream, but is a life-impacting highlight for juniors and seniors in the Oakwood High School class Wall Street 101. read more…