Last Newsletter - June 23, 2015

Dear Parents,

As this is the last newsletter of the year, we as a staff wish to thank all of our families for the great year of many outstanding achievements.  We also wish to thank you for the tremendous support and especially for the thank you cards and gifts received by all staff.  Our Lady of Sorrows is a true Christian, Catholic Community, and we are very grateful to all our families and for your continued support.  May God continue to bless you as you enjoy your summer holidays.

OLS YEAR BOOK

The year book will be given out to the oldest child per family today at no cost.  All Grade 7 students will receive their own copy.   If you wish to purchase another year book at a cost of $10.00, please see the office staff by the end of the day Thursday, June 25.

AFTER SCHOOL SUPERVISOR NEEDED!

If you would like to switch your participation to an After School Supervisor, please contact the school office A.S.A.P.  This position is every day for one week from 2:45 p.m. until 3:20 p.m.  The position rotates every three weeks.  There is no supervision required on Pro-D days, Christmas Break, Spring Break and during the summer.

SUMMER OLS CAMP – STARTS MONDAY, JUNE 29

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, hats, sunscreen and a water bottle is recommended.  Students are to be picked up at 1:00 p.m.   

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.

AFTER SCHOOL CLUB – SEPTEMBER 2015

The After School Care will begin on Wednesday, September 9th for returning familiesAll new students will begin on Monday, September 14th.

School Resumes on Tuesday, September 8th at 8:45 a.m. with an early dismissal of 12:00 p.m.  Reminder:  No After School Care on first day of school.

JUNE 24 - CLEANING OUT OF DESKS

We ask that all students please bring two LARGE garbage bags to school on Wednesday, June 24 so students can empty out their desks for the summer.

JUNE 24 – TALENT SHOW

The OLS Talent Show will be held in the school gym from 9:30 a.m. – 12:00 noon on Wednesday, June 24.  Children participating may come to school in costumes, but full uniform needs to be brought to school for the afternoon.

JUNE 25 – AWARDS ASSEMBLY

On Thursday, June 25 there will be the Awards Assembly at 10:30 a.m.  We invite all parents to attend.  Full uniform required.  Please note that the Walk-a-thon prize winners will be given their prizes on this day.

JUNE 25 - LAST DAY OF SCHOOL BEFORE SUMMER VACATION

The last school day will be on Thursday, June 25.  Students will be dismissed at 3:00 p.m. on this day.   NO AFTER SCHOOL CLUB ON THIS DAY.


HAVE A WONDERFUL AND SAFE SUMMER…SCHOOL RESUMES ON TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 8, 2015 at 8:45 a.m. WITH 12:00 Noon DISMISSAL.   

Edited Jun 23rd, 2015
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Track Team and Coaches Honored

On Monday, June 22, our OLS track stars (all participants are stars!) and coaches were honored in an assembly.  Mr. McCloskey and Mr. Balletta shared the truly impressive acheivements of our team and individuals as we placed in the TOP 10 schools and TOP 3 in small schools out of 40 CISVA Elementary schools.  Way to go OLS!

Edited Jun 24th, 2015

OLS Newspaper Now Online

All families will receive an OLS newspaper in the coming week.  For a sneak peak, check out the pdf version.

OLS Newspaper 2014-2015

Edited Jun 18th, 2015

OLS Celebrates Mrs. Sullivan

On Tuesday the OLS community celebrated Mrs. Sullivan, who retires after 37 years of service to our school.  Thank-you Mrs. Sullivan, we will miss you!

 

Edited Jun 18th, 2015

June 17th, 2015

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.

LIBRARY BOOK FINES DUE BY MONDAY, JUNE 22

Notices have been given to students for any outstanding overdue library books.

JUNE 19 – GRADE 7 FAREWELL CEREMONIES – PLEASE NOTE: 12:00 P.M. DISMISSAL AND NO AFTER SCHOOL CLUB

The Grade 7 Farewell Mass and Ceremonies will be held on Friday, June 19.  The Mass will be at 9:00 a.m. followed by presentations at 10:30 a.m.  Please note that there will be 12:00 p.m. dismissal on this day and there will be no After School Club available.  Full Uniform required.

JUNE 22 – TRACK & FIELD ASSEMBLY

The Track & Field Assembly will be held at 10:30 a.m. on Monday, June 22 in the school gym.  Please have your child bring their track jersey (washed) on this day!

JUNE 22 – BOWLING FOR SERVICE CLUBS

On Monday, June 22, the Peer Tutors, Library Monitors and Choir Members will be treated to a “Thank You” Bowling Party.  Consent have been sent home.

JUNE 23 – TALENT SHOW DRESS REHEARSAL

The Talent Show Dress Rehearsal will be held in the morning on Tuesday, June 23.  Students must come to school in full uniform and will need to bring costumes on this day.

JUNE 24 - CLEANING OUT OF DESKS

We ask that all students please bring two LARGE garbage bags to school on Wednesday, June 24 so students can empty out their desks for the summer.

JUNE 24 – TALENT SHOW

The OLS Talent show will be held in the school gym from 9:30 a.m. – 12:00 noon on Wednesday, June 24.  Children participating may come to school in costumes, but, full uniform needs to be brought to school for the afternoon.

JUNE 25 – AWARDS ASSEMBLY

On Thursday, June 25 there will be the Awards Assembly at 10:30 a.m., we invite all parents to attend.  Full uniform required.

JUNE 25 - LAST DAY OF SCHOOL BEFORE SUMMER VACATION

The last school day will be on Thursday, June 25.  Students will be dismissed at 3:00 p.m. on this day.   NO AFTER SCHOOL CLUB ON THIS DAY.

OLS SUMMER PROGRAM 2015

Our Lady of Sorrows is hosting its third annual Summer Program!  This years’ camp will consist of a 10 day program open to all boys and girls.  It begins on Monday, June 29th and ends on Friday, July 10th, and will run from 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.  The program will be a fun-filled and skill based camp consisting of three segments per day:  classroom activities (art based), music/computers, and sports/games.  Space is limited and spots are filling quickly!  A camp notice with further details, can be picked up at the school office.  Thank you in advance and hope to see you in July!   

W. McCloskey, Mrs. P. Matterson, Mrs. A. Corrado, & Mrs. F. Longo

Edited Jun 17th, 2015
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