OAC students riding on the Knights of Columbus train
OAC student lifts weights with staff member's assistance
CBI student bags groceries at D&W
Young boy with Downs Syndrome shows off artwork
CBI student participates in kayak race

We are a public school serving the unique educational needs of students with cognitive impairments.

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Fall Start Date
The 2015-2016 school year will begin on Tuesday, September 8, 2015 for students attending the Ottawa Area Center and Community Based Instruction programs.
Class of 2015 Commencement
The Ottawa Area Center and Community Based Instruction Class of 2015 will hold commencement on Tuesday, May 12, 2015, 7:00 p.m. at Fellowship Reformed Church in Hudsonville.
Festival of The Arts
Our annual Festival of The Arts will be held on Friday, May 1, 2015 at the Ottawa Area Center. Activities and events begin at 10:00 a.m. and end around 2:00 p.m.
PROM
The annual OAC/CBI Prom will be held on Friday, April 25, 2014 at the Ottawa Area Center. Pictures begin at 5:30, dinner at 6:30, and dancing continues until 9:30 p.m.
Friday, March 8 come see international sensation Carlos Seise in Spring Lake to support Artists Creating Together in the Ottawa Area Intermediate School District.