Telling Our Story – June 2017

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Sorry this is so late, but I was simply away.  June was fantastic.  Here are some pics to prove it:

Year-end Field Trips – 3N and the 6s

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Aggie Days

Aggie Days

Bumper Balls – Thank you Jr. ATB

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Butterflies Release

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Grade 6 Farewell Mass

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Guest Speakers

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Mrs. Graf’s Retirement

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Sports Day

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Swim Day

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We Are All Treaty People Poster Contest

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Year-end Assembly and Slide Show

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We hope you are having a relaxing summer and we are starting to get excited about school starting!

Greg Kostiuk

OLA Teaching Staff 2017-18 – update

November 7, 2017, Update

An announcement regarding 5B:  Mrs. Baptista’s leave has been extended to December 22, 2017.  Mrs. Graf will continue to replace Mrs. Baptista.  We are looking forward to Mrs. Baptista’s return on January 8, 2018.

October 11, 2017, Update

An announcement regarding 5B:  Mrs. Baptista’s leave has been extended to November 17, 2017.  Mrs. Graf will continue to replace Mrs. Baptista.  We are looking forward to Mrs. Baptista’s return on November 20, 2017.

Also, last week we welcomed Jessica Lamb to staff as an Educational Assistant in our Kindergarten class.  Welcome, Mrs. Lamb.

September 8, 2017, Update

Effective September 11, 2017, our grades 1 and 2 configuration of 1D – Duke, 1O – Orr, 2L – Lank, and 2CM – Chief Moon has been changed to 1D – Duke, 1/2O – Orr, and 2L – Lank. Please see the note that emailed to all parents.

August 2, 2017, Update

I am pleased to announce that Linda Graf will be returning to OLA to fill the temporary position in grade 5 while Mrs. Baptista is away on leave.  Mrs. Graf’s main teaching duties will be Math 5B, Religion 5B, and Social 5B.  5B will be in excellent hands.  We are thankful Mrs. Graf is able to come back for a bit and we look forward to Mrs. Baptista’s return.

2017-18 Teaching Staff

2016 – 17 school year is over!  It was definitely a year of ups and downs, but as I reflect on the year I believe it was a wonderful year full of many blessings.  I was very impressed with how the parents, students, and staff of our learning community supported each other throughout the year.  It is a blessing to be part of a caring, faith community.

2017-18 school year will be fast approaching.  Please see the below listing for the structure of our homerooms and teaching assignments for next year:

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We are looking forward to welcoming our new teachers.  Please note that class lists we be posted outside the OLA office on Friday, September 1.

Have a safe, blessed summer!

Greg Kostiuk