Our Lady of Sorrows Honors Mr. Paquin and Miss Pietramala

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With sadness and joy, the staff and students said good-bye to two of our beloved teachers, Miss Pietramala and Mr. Paquin.  They were honored with a special Mass and Assembly.  Students sang and celebrated their many years of service.  They will be truly missed.

View the Retirement Celebration album here

Edited Jun 30th, 2016
Posted in Special Events

OLS Summer Progam

OLS

SUMMER PROGAM 2016

  • July 4-8; 11-15
  • Last week to register!
  • Open to all students Grades K-7
  • OLS Summer Camp T-shirts for each participant
  • Daily snacks for each participant
  • Art segment daily
  • Music/Computer segment daily
  • Games/sports segment daily
  • Outdoor slip n slide (weather permitting)
  • To register please pick up a registration form from Mrs. Corrado, Mrs. Longo, Mr. McCloskey or Mrs. Matterson
Edited Jun 29th, 2016
Posted in Newsletters

June 28, 2016 Weekly e-letter

JUNE 28, 2016 – CLOSING MASS

On Tuesday, June 28, there will be a School Mass at 9:00 a.m. in the church. All parents/ grandparents are welcome to attend, and to join us for a small reception afterwards in the gym.

JUNE 28, 2016 – ASSEMBLY and LAST DAY OF SCHOOL BEFORE SUMMER VACATION – 12:00 P.M. DISMISSAL

The last day of school will be on TUESDAY, JUNE 28 at 12:00 p.m. There will be a short assembly at 10:30 in the gym. Students will be dismissed at 12:00 p.m. from their classrooms. NO AFTER SCHOOL CLUB on this day.

OVERDUE LIBRARY BOOKS

Please return any overdue books as soon as possible. Please also return all materials and or resources belonging to the school. (i.e. text books, jerseys)

AFTER SCHOOL CLUB IMPORTANT REMINDER

For families who have outstanding fees for the After School Club, we ask that you please pay these fees a.s.a.p.

TRACK & FIELD WRAP UP

Congratulations to all our students' athletes who took part in the track & Field this year. We had 90 students from Grades 3 -7 take part. Thank you for your determination, hard work, and dedication.

A special thank you to all of our hard working coaches –teachers and TA's- for giving of their time to run practices before school, after school and at lunchtime. And finally, thank you to all parents, for assisting in driving our athletes to the various track meets, for helping out in various capacities at the meets, and for your support during this track season.

We would like to acknowledge our top track & field athletes. The following athletes placed in the top 8 out of 37 schools, at the recent CISVA Track & Field Championship Meet at Swangard Stadium. It is recognized as the largest Elementary Schools Track Meet in all of Western Canada!

Congratulations on an outstanding job in placing at the CISVA's!

Place Grade Event Name

8th Gr. 4 Long Jump Hanna Dapapa

8th Gr. 4 High Jump Hanna Dapapa

8th Gr. 4 Shot Put Andrea Ferronato

8th Gr. 5 Long Jump Milana Gil

8th Gr. 7 1500m Ava Mauro

7th Gr. 6 Discus Christopher Musnicki

7th Gr. 6 1500m Marina Pashalidis

5th Gr. 6 100m Antonio Conte

5th Gr. 6 High Jump Antonio Conte

5th Gr. 7 Shot Put Avery Madunic

4th Gr. 3 60m Benjamin Waslen

4th Gr. 3 Long Jump Benjamin Waslen

4th Gr. 4 High Jump Luciano Page

4th Gr. 4 4x100m Relay Mateo Lopez

Matteo Gil

Anthony Gonclaves

Luciano Pepe

4th Gr. 6 Shot Put Emily Sussex

3rd (Bronze) Gr. 5 Discus Alexa Marano

3rd (Bronze) Gr. 7 High Jump Lorena Marano

3rd (Bronze) Gr. 6 Discus Emily Sussex

3rd (Bronze) Gr. 7 Discus Avery Madunic

2nd (Silver) Gr. 3 4x100m Relay Mondo Abay

Luka Madunic

Ben Waslen

Marko Gasparac

2nd (Silver) Gr. 5 Discus Vito De Cotiis

1st (Gold) Gr. 3 100m Marko Gasparac

1st (Gold) Gr. 7 Discus Jude Buchanan

1st (Gold) Gr. 7 Shot Put Jude Buchanan

Great Job OLS!! Hope to see all of you out for track next year!

Mr. W. McCloskey

JULY 4 – 15, 2016 – OLS SUMMER CAMP

If you have registered your child for the OLS Summer Camp, please meet in the gym at 9:00 a.m. Students will be placed into their groups. Students should wear summer attire including running shoes and hat. Sunscreen and a water bottle are recommended. Students are to be picked up at 1:00 p.m. Please see the Summer program notice on the OLS website.

JULY 18-22, 2016 – MATHLETHES SUMMER CAMP

Please see attached notice for details on the OLS website.

AFTER SCHOOL CLUB – SEPTEMBER 2016

The After School Club will begin again on Wednesday, September 7th for returning families. All new students will begin on Monday, September 12.

2016-2017 TENTATIVE SCHOOL YEAR CALENDAR

Please see attached tentative calendar on the OLS website.

School will resume on Tuesday, September 6 at 8:45 a.m. with an early dismissal of 12:00 p.m. Reminder: AFTER SCHOOL CLUB is not available on the first day of school.

Edited Jun 28th, 2016
Posted in Newsletters

Reminder June 24 & 27, 2016

JUNE 24, 2016 – EARLY DISMISSAL

Reminder dismissal will be at 12:00pm for all students.

JUNE 27, 2016 – AWARD ASSEMBLY

Service and award assembly will take place in the gym at 10:45 am(please note time change). Parents are welcome to attend.

June 22, 2016 Weekly e-letter

JUNE 23, 2016 – PIZZA AND MOVIE

Choir members will be treated to pizza and a movie on this afternoon in gratitude for their service and dedication.

JUNE 24, 2016 – GRADE 7 FAREWELL CEREMONIES – 12:00 P.M. DISMISSAL – NO AFTER SCHOOL CLUB

The Grade 7 Farewell Mass and Ceremonies will be held on Friday, June 24. The Mass will be at 9:00 a.m. followed by presentations at 10:30 a.m. Please note that there will be a 12:00 p.m. dismissal for ALL students. There will be NO AFTER SCHOOL CLUB on this day. For siblings of grade 7 students attending the farewell my come dressed in their Sunday best.

JUNE 27, 2016 – AWARDS ASSEMBLY

The Awards Assembly will be held on Monday, June 27 at 10:45 a.m. We invite all parents to attend.

JUNE 27, 2016 - CLEANING OUT OF DESKS

We ask that all students please bring TWO LARGE GARBAGE BAGS to school on Monday, June 27 to empty the contents of their desks for the summer.

JUNE 28, 2016 – CLOSING MASS

On Tuesday, June 28, there will be a School Mass at 9:00 a.m. in the church. All parents/ grandparents are welcome to attend, and to join us for a small reception afterwards in the gym.

JUNE 28, 2016 – ASSEMBLY and LAST DAY OF SCHOOL BEFORE SUMMER VACATION – 12:00 P.M. DISMISSAL

The last day of school will be on TUESDAY, JUNE 28 at 12:00 p.m. There will be a short assembly at 10:30 in the gym. Students will be dismissed at 12:00 p.m. from their classrooms. NO AFTER SCHOOL CLUB on this day.

OVERDUE LIBRARY BOOKS

Please return any overdue books as soon as possible. Please also return all materials and or resources belonging to the school. (i.e. text books, jerseys)

AFTER SCHOOL CLUB IMPORTANT REMINDER

For families who have outstanding fees for the After School Club, we ask that you please pay these fees a.s.a.p.

JULY 4 – 15, 2016 – OLS SUMMER CAMP

If you have registered your child for the OLS Summer Camp, please meet in the gym at 9:00 a.m. Students will be placed into their groups. Students should wear summer attire including running shoes and hat. Sunscreen and a water bottle are recommended. Students are to be picked up at 1:00 p.m.

JULY 18-22, 2016 – MATHLETHES SUMMER CAMP

Please see attached notice for details.

AFTER SCHOOL CLUB – SEPTEMBER 2016

The After School Club will begin again on Wednesday, September 7th for returning families. All new students will begin on Monday, September 12.

School will resume on Tuesday, September 6 at 8:45 a.m. with an early dismissal of 12:00 p.m. Reminder: AFTER SCHOOL CLUB is not available on the first day of school.

Edited Jun 23rd, 2016
Posted in Newsletters