Packing for a mid-winter break trip? Don’t forget to purchase your Banyan Ball tickets before leaving. Out-of-Door’s Banyan Ball is always the finest party to attend, go to www.oda.edu/banyanball to purchase your tickets and invite your friends to an exciting affair that includes dinner, dancing, live auction, student artwork auction, photo booth, live entertainment and more. THE CITY OF ENTERTAINMENT!
We appreciate our sponsors, who help provide a unique educational experience to Out-of-Door students by supporting the Banyan Ball. Our success is your success! Your business is invited to sponsor the Banyan Ball and enjoy a Glamorous Evening in Vintage Vegas with dinner, live auction, student artwork auction, dancing, photo booth, live entertainment, and sweet surprises. Go to www.oda.edu/banyanball today to purchase your sponsorship, a table or tickets. CLASSIC LAS VEGAS AT ITS BEST!
From last night's Super Bowl stage to our Banyan Ball LIVE AUCTION next month, you won’t want to miss the chance to bid on tickets to Justin Timberlake’s “Man of the Woods Tour.” The winning bid will receive 18 tickets in an Executive Suite as well as two parking passes in the Blue Lot at the May 15, 2018 concert in Tampa’s Amalie Arena. No food or beverage included; no outside food or beverage permitted.
Available only in the LIVE AUCTION at the 2018 Banyan Ball, Saturday, ...March 10, 2018 at the fabulous Ritz-Carlton, Sarasota. Join us for a Glamorous Evening in Vintage Vegas and get your tickets online at oda.edu/banyanball. If you are not able to attend the event and would like to submit a bid on this LIVE AUCTION item via proxy, please contact Amy Towery at 941-554-3405 or email email@example.com. #ODABanyanBall #BBAuction #BBVintageVegas
Coach Young was recognized today for 35 years of service by ODA's Head of School, Mr. Mahler. A commemorative plaque was installed by a newly planted tree which will be a permanent reminder of Coach Young's dedication to the school.
Sponsor a table at the Banyan Ball and invite your friends to enjoy a fabulous evening out while learning about the unique experiences Out-of-Door students, pre-K through 12th grade, receive. Join us for a Glamorous Evening in Vintage Vegas on March 10th. Go to www.oda.edu/banyanball to purchase your table today! EVERY CITY HAS A SOUL!
A panel of 12 alumni, from the Classes of 2016 & 2017, visited the Uihlein Campus today to speak with seniors about their college experience. They shared insights about dorm life, classes, professors, making friends and navigating campus. Thank you for taking time to prepare the Class of 2018 for what’s ahead! #ODAalumni
The Out-of-Door Academy hosted its annual Alumni Holiday Party on Dec. 21st at Libby’s. More than 40 alumni, guests and faculty attended, included alumni who attended classes at the Siesta Key Campus, to those alumni who graduated from the Uihlein Campus in Lakewood Ranch.
On Friday, November 3rd, ODA alumna Anne Keen ‘17 visited the AP Spanish Language class. After graduating last year and successfully completing AP Spanish Language and AP Spanish Literature courses during her junior and senior years, Anne was invited to speak to the current AP Spanish students. The students participated in an open discussion about current trends in AP language testing, Spanish at the college level and university life in general. The visit was followed by a qu...estion and answer session where Anne recounted her experiences preparing to compete at the state level in the Florida State Spanish Conference. She participated in a number of different events including the senior essay contest where she won a cash award. Anne hopes to inspire the current AP students to apply themselves fully and take advantage of all the opportunities that may come their way.
On Friday, Oct. 27th, Out-of-Door alumna, Jessica Bloch ’11 visited The Out-of-Door Academy to perform opera, accompanied on piano by Mrs. Avis Romm, at both the Siesta Key and Uihlein campuses. Her sister, Jenna Bloch ’15 and their parents also attended the event. The students on both campuses enjoyed the performance. #ODA #ODAalumni
It is that time of the month again...
Post your pet's best Halloween Costume in the comments below and share with your friends for a chance to win a gift certificate from one of our Corporate Partners. The most likes will win!
The winner will be notified Tuesday, October 31st.
We are looking forward to ODA 2011 alumna Jessica Bloch's performance at the historic Siesta Key campus on October 27th and again at Bay Village on October 28th where she will be have Out-of-Door students accompany her on the song "O Mio Babbino Caro".
Jessica was most recently featured in the opera Don Giovanni and sang as Zerling with the Vienna Summer Music Festival.