Weekly News

Week of January 21, 2019

Second Harvest Community Service Event | Waiting List Now Open!
Thank you to all of the families who have signed up for our Second Harvest Community Service event on Saturday, February 2!  The response has been overwhelming and the event is currently full. We have started a waiting list for families who are interested in attending but were unable to sign up. Please email Mr. Mann (dmann@ocsrams.org) or Mrs. Hughes (shughes@ocsrams.org) if you would like to be added to the list. We will contact you in the event that volunteer slots become available.

We have a second Community Service event scheduled for Saturday, April 6 - mark your calendar now and watch for the Sign Up Genius approximately two weeks prior to the event.

Cabaret Night | Monday, January 28 @ 7:00pm!
Our Junior and Senior Thespians will share their talents at our Cabaret Night in preparation for their performances at the State Thespian competitions. Please join us on Monday, January 28, at 7:00 pm in The Space for an evening of theatre and music. All friends and family are encouraged to come!

Yearbook Personalization
If you'd like your student's yearbook personalized, return completed form with payment (made payable to OCS) to Mrs. Steward.  Personalization is $6 and each additional icon is $3. Order forms are available in the front office or use this link.

Spirit Dress Down Days | 3rd Quarter
Friday, February 1, 2019
Friday, February 22, 2019
Friday, March 1, 2019
Friday, March 8, 2019


Community Service Hours
All Middle School students are required to complete 12 service hours per year. 

Middle School Extended Care | Link
Any student not picked up by 3:10pm and not participating in an approved after-school event/activity/practice will be taken to Middle School Extended Care, located in the Testing Center.  Fees apply for this service.

PTF Needs Your Help!
Orangewood Christian School PTF is looking for parents to help celebrate our staff on their birthdays or ½ birthdays. If a birthday has passed and you would like to still celebrate that staff member please contact them as soon as possible to let them know you will be celebrating their special day on their ½ birthday. Click on this link (Faculty/Staff Birthday List 2018/2019) to sign up.  Thank you!

Moms In Prayer | Tuesdays in Conference room
Please join our Moms in Prayer to pray for our children and school every Tuesday morning from 8:00-9:00am.  "Pour out your heart like water before the face of the Lord. Lift up your hands to Him for the lives of your children." Lamentations 2:19

Looking Ahead:
Tuesday, January 29 - ROOTED Mentor Groups
Saturday, February 2 - Middle School Second Harvest Community Service event
Thursday-Friday, February 7-8 - 8th Grade St. Augustine field trip
Thursday, February 14 - No School / Teacher In-Service Day
Friday, February 15 - No School
Monday, February 18 - No School / President's Day
Thursday-Saturday, February 28-March 2 - Middle School Play "Annie Jr."