I would like to wish all of the members of the OLA school community a very warm and sincere Happy New Year. The New Year is traditionally a time for God’s blessing on our world. It is a time to remember the coming of the wise men bringing gifts to visit the Christ child, who by so doing “reveal” Jesus to ... Continue reading "January Principal’s Update"
Each year we appeal to the generosity of our community during our annual fundraiser to help us purchase technology and program enhancements. And each year we direct the money generated to a variety of program enhancements (e.g. bullying prevention & intervention presentation, author visits, sacrament keepsakes, Grade 8 Graduation, classroom enhancements, etc.) as well as technology (e.g. chromebooks, ipads, etc.). Indeed, our investments in technology ... Continue reading "Fundraising Update"
Bully Prevention and Intervention Awareness Week is November 19-23. Bullying is a form of repeated aggression intended to cause fear, distress or harm to another individual or group of individuals. Bullying occurs in a context where there is a real or perceived imbalance of power between the child who bullies and the child who is victimized (adapted from PPM 144). At Our Lady of the ... Continue reading "Bullying Prevention and Intervention at OLA"
Students brought home a box of Laura Secord Nut Free Chocolate bars to sell for our annual Catholic School Council Fundraising event. A portion of all sales will go back to the school to support technology and curriculum initiatives. We invite families to sell the chocolates from September 28 to October 12th.
PRIZES -For each box sold, the family name will be entered ... Continue reading "OLA Catholic School Council Fundraising Event"
Catholic Education Week—May 7-11, 2018
Catholic Education Week Liturgy
May 4 @ 9:15am prepared by
Mrs. Pianezza’s and Mrs. Sansalone’s
FDK/Primary Author Visit– May 9
Author -Judy Weagle ... Continue reading "SAVE THE DATE:"
Our fall chocolate fundraiser was a great success and all the funds collected will go directly back to the students. Thanks to the Catholic School Council, we were able to purchase a class Tech Tub with a class set of Chromebooks. The staff and students are delighted to use the chromebooks as enhancement to instruction. Students are becoming more and more proficient with Google Apps ... Continue reading "Thank you to our Catholic School Council for Supporting our School Goals"