OLOS School is sponsoring an “Internet & Cell Phone Safety Presentation for Parents” through the Mid-Mo. Internet Crimes Task Force ( ). This presentation will be Tuesday, April 26th at 6:30 pm in the Center. This will include discussion on safety concerns dealing with cell phones, sexting, texting & the internet. A sign-up was previously sent out, but if you are interested and did not return the form, please let us know you would like to attend via a note, phone call or email. All parents are strongly encouraged to attend – this is information you need to know! High school students may also attend. Students in the 6th – 8th grades will be presented with a modified version of this earlier that same afternoon. Columbia, MO
The kindergarten and first grade field trip is scheduled for May 13. They will be going to Leapfrog Fun Center in Holts Summit. More details soon.
Thanks to all parents for sending in the eggs for the hunt today. The kids had a great time!
REGISTRATION PACKETS (sent home last week) MUST BE COMPLETED AND RETURNED TO SCHOOL BY MONDAY, MAY 2ND. We thank Amy Schwaller for donating a morning to compile these packets for us!
We thank Christy Evers – who has volunteered to compile the slide show for the 8th grade graduation reception.
8th grade students should submit 6-8 pictures to the office for this show by Monday, April 25th. Pictures are usually in sequence from baby on up to current time for each student, so please put them in order (# on back 1, 2, 3...).8th graders: Mark your calendars – group pictures at the Capitol with Mrs. Trachsel on Tuesday, May 3rd.
COUNTS DEADLINE FOR STUDENTS IS WEDNESDAY, APRIL 27TH. PERMISSION FORMS WILL BE COMING HOME ONE TIME ONLY – ON FRIDAY, APRIL 29TH (on Th., Apr. 28th for 5/6 – who will be on field trips on Friday). WE MUST HAVE THESE TURNED BACK IN WITH REQUIRED PAYMENT ON MONDAY, MAY 2, IN ORDER TO MAKE FINAL PLANS FOR THE FIELD TRIP!! READING
The final day to return books to the library is Wednesday, May 4th. A fee of $5 will be charged for unreturned books.
May 20, 2011 is the final day of school for the 2010 - 2011 school year. This will be a half-day, with dismissal at 12:00 noon. Lunch will be served. There will also be extended care that afternoon. The last day of school for 8th graders will be FRIDAY MAY 13th.
CALLING ALL GREEN THUMBS AND WILLING WORKERS: Help is needed this spring & summer to help keep the school flower beds & bushes weeded & watered. Rex & Jeanne Buechter, Gina Adrian, Bryan & Stacey Evers, Lori Evers, Lynn Kempker, Nancy Kliethermes, Carla Morris, Rosie Beck, Sheila Adrian, Tammy Love & Marie Massman have volunteered but more help is needed. To volunteer please call the school office or contact Jeanne Buechter.
8th grade graduation: Please remember the dress guidelines for graduates: Boys – dress pants, collared shirt, dress shoes, tie is optional; Girls – dresses, no more than 2 inches above the knee, no spaghetti straps showing, (may wear shawl to cover). Students will be wearing caps & gowns for the graduation & the awards portion of the reception. Cap & gown fee is $8.50 – WHICH IS NOW DUE!!!
MRS. GROOSE IS OUT OF BEEF STICKS – THANKS TO ALL WHO PURCHASED!!!
FIELD TRIP/EVENT DATES: April 25th – 2nd & 3rd grade to Runge & outdoor classroom
April 29th – 5th grade to
City Museum, 6th grade to Katy Trail
May 2nd – Sketch Day
May 3rd – 8th grade pictures at Capitol
May 4th – 6th grade Vocation Day @ St. Joseph
May 6th - 7/8 to tour old state penitentiary
May 9th – Reading Counts field trip to
Lake – all qualifying – all grades
May 13 – K/1 to
Leapfrog Fun Center
IMPORTANT DATES: MAY 1ST – FIRST HOLY COMMUNION – 10:00 AM MASS
MAY 14TH – 8TH GRADE GRADUATION – 5:00 PM MASS
MAY 21ST – PRESCHOOL GRADUATION – 5:00 PM MASS
HAVE A BLESSED & HAPPY EASTER EVERYONE!
ENJOY THE THREE DAYS OFF, STUDENTS!
REMEMBER TO RETURN
YOUR FOLDERS ON MONDAY.