Promotion #586

Congratulations to all of the students who tested for their next ranks at promotion #586. Hard work pays off!!!

March Student of the Month

Congratulations to our student of the month for March 2023. Krissa Miller. She has been with AOK for over 2 years and has come so incredibly far in those 2 years. She is hard working and dedicated. She has battled… Read more

February Student of the Month

Congratulations to the AOK February student of the month Jordan Shuck. He is an outstanding student who has been with us for over a year. Jordan is a very hard working and dedicated student that never quits. He is always… Read more

January 2023 Student of the Month

It is with great pride that I present to you the very first AOK student of the month. 
We have the best students and now each month we will showcase one of them. 
The student of the month for January…

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Congratulations to all the students who tested on August 20, 2022. They all worked so hard and it really showed in their success.

Miss Kaylea Rudibaugh

Congratulations to Miss Kaylea Rudibaugh on her promotion to Third Degree Black Belt on Saturday February 19, 2022.


Customer Review

It means so much when someone takes the time to say something positive. Here is a review we had to share.


“I cannot say enough good things about the Art of Karate. The owners take such pride in…

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Kickboxing Classes

Did you know we also offer Kickboxing classes? This is an intense workout that promises to challenge you every time. We have a spot for you. Come try a class.

Enrolling New Students

We are enrolling new students. Come by and See why The Art of Karate is the longest running Martial Arts School in Barberton.

Class times are:

Tuesday and Thursday 4:30-5:30pm and 6-7pm

Saturday 12-1pm


November 21, 2015

So hard to believed this was seven years ago. Mr. Rudibaugh was the foundation of The Art of Karate and his passing has left a huge void in all of us. His spirit lives in all of us. We cherish…

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