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BOLD - Building Our Lives Drug and Alcohol Free

Promoting healthy choices and positive alternatives to reduce underage drinking and other drug use.

2018 BOLD Representatives

Emily Ballard
Azalea Biteau
Floey Biteau
Jonah Cunningham
Ellie Duwel
Ben Goeller
Drew Goeller
Ella Gould
Grace Hutton
Dolan Johnson
Abby Kern

Lexi Koller
Brooke Lanning
Clara Leach
Madilyn Lethander
Emma Lowell
Lily Malloy
Natalie Muntwyler
Julie Murphy
Sara Nicholaisen
Sarah Rosenbaum
Maile Schalm

Canaan Smith
Olivia Steeves
Abbie Stone
Amelia Stroud
Patrick Sullivan
Naomi Sutch
Lainey Teeters
Eric Warnock
Ashley Webb
Janie Woods

2019 Parents' Night Out

BOLD and NHS are for kids in grades K-6 March 15 from 5 to 9 p.m.

Kids come and enjoy carnival games, dancing, crafts and movies in The Pit all for a $10 donation.  All proceeds will benefit Dayton Children's Hospital.

For more information and for the necessary form, download the Parent Nights Out form.

BOLD Activities 2018-2019

Mrs. Bline appeared on FOX 45 in the Morning Thursday, Aug. 9 to talk about the BOLD program.  You can watch the segment on FOX 45.  Listed below are other activities from the 2018-2019 school year:

  • First ever BOLD Carnival held before the Neon football game.
  • Harman and Smith staff members have been educated about the BOLD initiative.  They received a small BOLD poster for display in their classroom or office.
  • BOLD members visited Harman and Smith in September and October during recess.
  • Members shared the BOLD initiative with the Oakwood Board of Health Sept. 25 and asked for signatures on pledge banner.
  • The Wright Library currently has the pledge banner and has created a display to elicit more community signatures.  
  • BOLD members have attended more than 10 parent meetings to ask for parent pledge signatures.
  • @OakwoodBOLD twitter account is regularly updated with events and parent tips. 
Neon was the theme at the annual BOLD football game
BOLD hosted NEON carnival before Neon football game


BOLD member pose for a picture prior to going to Harman for recess


BOLD Activities 2017-2018


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Bold members went to Harman and played with kids at recess

Bold football game


BOLD Members Present at BOE Meeting

BOLD members make a presentation at the December BOE meetingCaroline Goeller and Lily Behnke spoke to members of the Oakwood Board of Education Monday, Dec. 11 at the group's regular December meeting.

The students outlines the efforts of their group to spread the message of building lives drug and alcohol free.

They shared with BOE members their recent visits to both Smith and Harman and plans for other activities for the second half of the year.

BOLD Members Visit Harman

Bold members visit Harman

Bold members visit Harman recess

Bold members at Harman with students at recess

BOLD Members Visit Smith

BOLD members pose on the Smith Elementary playground

Playing with kids on playground at Smith

BOLD members talk to kids at recess at Smith


Parent Pledge Banner

Bold Pledge Banner

Your next opportunity to support our efforts and sign the BOLD banner is Nov.15 at 7 p.m. at the Winter Sports Meeting in the cafeteria.

BOLD Presentation at SSC

BOLD members speak at South Suburban Coalition

Lily Behnke, Emily Worley and Caroline Goeller presented at the Nov. 2 meeting of the South Suburban Coalition.

Community leaders listened as other area students joined the OHS students in detailing their efforts with BOLD.